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Speed Racer 

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Teenager Gô Mifune aspires to be the world's best race-car champion with the help of his friends, family and his father's high-tech race-car, the Mach 5.

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Tatsuo Yoshida
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Cast

Complete series cast summary:
Katsuji Mori ...  Gô Mifune 52 episodes, 1967-1968
Peter Fernandez ...  Speed Racer / ... 52 episodes, 1967-1968
Corinne Orr ...  Mom Racer / ... 52 episodes, 1967-1968
Jack Grimes Jack Grimes ...  Chim-Chim / ... 52 episodes, 1967-1968
Jack Curtis Jack Curtis ...  Pops Racer / ... 52 episodes, 1967-1968
Nair Amorim Nair Amorim ...  Gorducho 52 episodes, 1967-1968
Cleonir dos Santos Cleonir dos Santos ...  Speed Racer 52 episodes, 1967-1968
André Filho André Filho ...  Corredor X 52 episodes, 1967-1968
Nelly Valverde Nelly Valverde ...  Trixie 52 episodes, 1967-1968
Milton Luiz Milton Luiz ...  Inspetor Detetor 33 episodes, 1967-1968
Allan Lima Allan Lima ...  Narrador 32 episodes, 1967-1968
Orlando Drummond Orlando Drummond ...  Pops Racer 29 episodes, 1967
Paulo Pereira Paulo Pereira ...  Pops Racer 23 episodes, 1967-1968
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Storyline

Teenager Gô Mifune aspires to be the world's best race-car champion with the help of his friends, family and his father's high-tech race-car, the Mach 5.

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Taglines:

Faster, Speed!


Certificate:

TV-Y7 | See all certifications »

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Details

Official Sites:

BKN | DiC Entertainment | See more »

Country:

Japan

Language:

Japanese

Release Date:

23 September 1967 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Speed Racer See more »

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Technical Specs

Runtime:

(52 episodes)

Sound Mix:

Mono

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.37 : 1
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Did You Know?

Trivia

The 'M' on Speed Racer's car and helmet - which in America stands for the Mach 5, is because in Japan, it stands for "Mifune" (Speed Racer's original family name), and in Latin America stands for "Meteoro" (literally meaning "meteor", which moves swiftly and fast). See more »

Goofs

In several episodes, Speed is wearing a helmet in the long shots when he driving the Mach 5,but not in the close-ups. See more »

Quotes

Speed: If we crash I can't win!
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Crazy Credits

In the original unedited Japanese opening credits, Speed can be seen racing past giraffes and jumping over elephants. See more »

Connections

Referenced in Workaholics: Speedo Racer (2015) See more »

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The Beginning of The Anime Revolution
12 March 2003 | by SargebriSee all my reviews

When I was a kid, Speed Racer was the show I would never miss when I came home from school. Sure it was violent, but the action was what made this show what it was. Also, the variety of villians gave the show some color that was lacking from the American cartoons that came out at the same time. The action and the characters of Speed, Trixie, Sparky, Sprytle and Chim Chim that made this show a classic.


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