Train Tsar Fun

Real trains. Model trains. Toy trains.



Star Trek, Star Wars, or Thomas

We got another Bradford Exchange item – Star Trek 5oth anniversary locomotive. Yes, I know I should not be buying from Bradford Exchange, But we love Star Trek. We race it against the Star Wars locomotive and Thomas & Percy.

Prelude to the Great Race

We have all of the Thomas & Friends characters now (although there is another Thomas) and would like to race them. So we will work on the match-ups. Please comment on the video if there are any match-ups you would like to see. I am thinking of using a 20 team single elimination bracket like this:

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World’s Fastest Locomotive Contest

We had a race with our various Thomas & Friends locomotives to see which is the fastest. See the video to find the winner. We will do another in the future as some of the locomotives don’t perform as well on the crossings and switch tracks. It was fun doing this and there were a couple of accidents.

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