WASHINGTON - A futuristic passenger train streaks quietly over the rolling hills of the Texas countryside at 200 m.p.h.

It's the electric-powered Texas Supertrain traveling the 250 miles between Dallas and Houston, unclogging Texas highways and Commercial airline routes, and reducing U.S. dependence on foreign oil.

Limited Time Offer

Save $400 off your subscription. Special offer ends April 30, 2017.

14-Day Free Trial

No credit card required. Complete access to articles, breaking news and industry data.