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
- In 1993, the series was re-mastered and rebroadcast concurrently with "Speed Racer" (1994). In this version all references to Trans-Lux (the original syndicator of the series in the 1960s)…
[show]In 1993, the series was re-mastered and rebroadcast concurrently with "Speed Racer" (1994). In this version all references to Trans-Lux (the original syndicator of the series in the 1960s) were removed with the opening titles featuring a recreated logo, as well as the episode titles and closing credits being re-created.
- Peter Fernandez simultaneously voiced the main character and wrote scripts for this show and Marine Boy, another anime series; sometimes he would record both shows in the same day in New York City.
- Goof (continuity error): In several episodes, Speed is wearing a helmet in the long shots when he driving the Mach 5,but not in the close-ups.