Simply a beauty ....
The express train steam locomotive 18 201 (ex DR 18 201 ex DR 02 0201-0) of the Dampf Plus (steam plus) stands at 24.08.2013 in the DB Steam Locomotive Work (DLW) in Meiningen. Here without tender.
It is, with a top speed of 182.5 km / h, the fastest operable steam locomotive in the world. In addition, it is unique, gave this locomotive and there is only one in the world.
The picture was taken at a public tour.