Signing up for Thomas the Tank Engine are 13 intercontinental engines in just the likes of China, India, Mexico and Brazil, which unquestionably presents the film’s identify a double which implies. Thomas & Friends The Great Race will see these engines test their mettle against each other at the Great Railway Show, within the CGI adventure coming this May.
ASHIMA of INDIA
Ashima is usually found working on the Nilgiri Mountain Railway in Southern India, where the steep incline makes the track very dangerous and difficult to climb. So it’s no wonder that a small tank engine like Ashima shows no fear. Beautifully crafted with hand painted decal Ashima’s a fun, feisty and likeable engine who is more than happy to help out wherever needed.
THE FLYING SCOTSMAN
The Flying Scotsman is one of the most famous engines within the world. A large steam locomotive with two tenders, the Flying Scotsman holds the record for being the first engine to officially run at 100 mph. The Flying Scotsman has been travelled to Sodor before where he met with his brother Gordon. Now the brothers will compete against each other to see who is the fastest within the Great Race.
RACING VINNIE of NORTH AMERICA
All the way from North America this big engine is not to be messed with. He is big and strong but his competitive nature could be his downfall.
AXEL of BELGIUM
Based on a SNCB Type 12.004, Axel is a smooth streamlined tender engine built for speed; his good looks and style have made him very popular with fans of steam. Effortlessly cool, he’ll be sure to win over more fans at the Great Railway Show.