Rell test rides new train cars

FAIRFIELD - Gov. Jodi Rell (R-Conn.) test rode one of the new train cars today.

The ride on the M8 cars took the governor from New Haven to Fairfield.

The cars feature power outlets, better lighting and redesigned seating, among other improvements.

Rell started the project five years ago and the first of the new cars is expected to hit the tracks sometime next month.

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