Thomas And Bertie's Great Race is the 14th episode of the 1st season. It was narrated by George Carlin.
Bertie the Bus challenges Thomas to a race to see who's the fastest. During the race, Thomas faces obstacles such as stations, signals and a slow start. Bertie, on the hand, has stops, traffic lights and level crossings. When it's all said and done, Thomas reaches the finish line and wins the race. Nonetheless, Thomas and Bertie become best friends and keep each other very busy.