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Cable car


Cable cars
Pic du Midi cable car
Pic du Midi cable car

The cable car in Åre
The cable car in Åre

 Le Tréport cable car - France
Le Tréport cable car - France



A cable car is a transportation system variety that is relying on one or more cables to pull vehicles from one point to another or to raise / lower the vehicles.

Cable car vehicles have no motors or engines, the only force driving them is the cable which is rotated by a motor that is located at one of the stations.



Background


Cable car types


Aerial lifts


Rail system


Funicular


See full article on Funicular

Propulsion


Grips



Further reading


Ski lifts





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