Speed Racer is a show featuring a young racer named Speed and his ultimate driving machine, the Mach 5. Originally aired in Japan as Mahha Go Go Go (translation: Mach Five Go Go - "go" also means five), Speed Racer combines racing with international intrigue. Joining Speed is Mom & Pops Racer,and his girlfriend Trixie!!
Last Episode01x52 Race Around the World, Part 2 Aired: Mar. 15, 1968
Speed and Sparky survive the crash and quickly catch up to the other racers. Speed saves Lovelace from an ice crevice in Antarctica. In Sahara, …
Speed Racer: Season 1, Episode #46 - Motorcycle Apaches
Speed is asked to help the Office of Space Development to get a shipment of Uraniumtane through to the…
Speed Racer: Season 1, Episode #52 - Race Around the World, Part 2
The richest man in the world has offered a mountain of gold and the hand of his lovely daughter as first prize.…
Series Fun Facts
- The M on Speed Racer's car and helmet, which in America stands for the Mach Five, in Japan stands for "Mifune" (Speed Racer's original family name) and in Latin America stands for "Meteoro"…
[show]The M on Speed Racer's car and helmet, which in America stands for the Mach Five, in Japan stands for "Mifune" (Speed Racer's original family name) and in Latin America stands for "Meteoro" (literally meaning "meteor", which moves swiftly and fast).
- The English dub of the show is famous for its racy fast-paced dialogue. This was due to trying to squeeze the complicated plots into the characters' dialogue.
- In its original Japanese version "Mach Go Go Go," Speed Racer was called Go Mifune, named in honor of legendary Japanese actor Toshirô Mifune. This is why he sports a G on his shirt.