Gabriela is a brazilian tank engine who works at Rio de janeiro docks. She is good friends with Cassia.
Gabriela befriended Thomas when he travelled to Brazil. During his stay, she helped teach him about Brazil, such as helping to translate phrases or teaching him about Batucada music. She was also the one who reintroduced Thomas to Raul.
Gabriela is a fast-talking, fun-loving engine, who enjoys sharing her knowledge about the culture and railways of Brazil. She is very passionate about her home country and especially enjoys carnival time. Gabriela is always cheerful and is a great friend to known when travelling through Brazil.
Gabriela is based on a Baroneza II.
Gabriela is painted dark cyan and black with red and gold lining. Her name is written on the black plates on the side of her tanks.
- Gabriela is the third character to appear in all Brazilian episodes the first is Yong Bao. The second is Gina
- Monica Lopera (UK/US)