Midland Metro unveils the first tram from a new £40m fleet
16 October 2013 Last updated at 16:38 BST
The first of a £40 million fleet of new Midland Metro trams has been officially unveiled.
The new Urbos 3 trams are a third bigger than the existing Ansaldo Trasporti models and can carry about 200 passengers.
BBC reporter Bob Hockenhull reports.