|Based on||Shinkansen (bullet train)|
Like other Sanrio characters, they have their own merchandise, such as towels, notebooks, drink bottles. In January 2002, Takara Tomy released Capsule Play Rail: Sanrio Shinkansen. Pieces can be attached to form a miniature replica railway. The suggested price is 200 yen a set of pieces.
The Shinkansen Team are an energetic group who are great friends. They love to travel anywhere at top speed; such as over bridges, in the city, through tunnels and to the ocean.