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Take a look at the top five fastest trains in the world. According to the video, these are official track records. 

 Here's a list of the world's fastest trains:

  • Japanese maglev L0 series: top speed of 603 km/h (374 mph).
  • Shanghai maglev: top speed upto 501 km/h (311 mph).
  • Harmony CRH 380a: top speed 380 km/h (236.12mph).
  • AVG Italo: top speed 360 km/h (223.6 mph).
  • Siemens Velaro E/AVS 103: top speed 349.8 km/h (217.4 mph).

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