Eleven teams of two travel from Los Angeles, California to Taipei, Taiwan. One team's position is put in serious jeopardy less than an hour into the race when they lose their passport. The first team to check in at the Pit Stop wins the Express Pass, which they can use at any time during the next eight legs of the race. The last team to complete the first task encounters a Hazard, a task that only they have to complete, further in the leg. Written by
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At the start of the race, the teams head out in new white Ford Explorers. Twice, an aerial shot of the street shows a white SUV cruising solo down the road. Problem is - the SUV in that aerial shot is NOT a Ford Explorer. With no wraparound side rear windows; it looks more like a BMW. See more