Tomica World
1998-2000 logo

Years active:


Tomica World is a battery-operated system manufactured by Tomy in Europe, America, and Australia. The range was similar to the Plarail range as it sold real life engines and items based on Thomas and Friends. In 2003, the range focused only on Thomas products on was rebranded to Thomas Motor Road and Rail. The engines run on blue track and the road vehicles run on grey road.


  • Thomas with Annie and Clarabel
  • Edward with Grey Troublesome Truck and Grey Troublesome Van
  • Henry with Grey Fish Van and Grey Well Wagon with Three Log Loads
  • Gordon with Green Express Coach
  • James with Brown Cattle Truck and Black Caboose
  • Percy with Fuel Tanker and Brown Mail Van
  • Toby with Henrietta and Grey Troublesome Truck
  • Duck with S.C.Rruffey and Toad
  • Donald with Two Grey Troublesome Trucks
  • Oliver with Red Branch Line Coaches
  • Diesel with Milk Tanker and Sodor Fuel Tanker
  • Ben with Two Grey Troublesome Trucks with Four White Rock Loads
  • Lady with Magenta Troublesome Trucks
  • Diesel 10 with Mustard Troublesome Trucks
  • Splatter and Dodge with Lime Works Unit Coach
  • BoCo with Tar Tanker and Grey Troublesome Truck
  • Mavis with the Breakdown Train
  • Stepney with Grey Troublesome Truck and Grey Brake Van

Road Vehicles

Talk 'n' Action Engines

Three engines have been released with the ability to "talk" using special green pieces of track. The engines' first carriage is connected to them and cannot be taken off.


Track Packs