Speed (original) 500 feet per second
Wire ropes: There are 4 of 2½ inch circumference, each rated at 20 tons and able to take 4 times the maximum car load.
Load (original): 14 seated and 6 standing passengers
Load (1955 cars): 14 seated and 26 standing
Waygood Otis Ltd with Torquay Corporation, for the National Electric Construction Co.
Operated by Torquay Tramways Co (1926); Torquay Corporation (1935).