Injoke: The bus the rangers use to travel across the wasteland is called the "Ground Outdoor Operational Network General Purpose Explorational Rover" or Go-Onger. Go-Onger is the name of the Sentai series from which RPM is based.
Scott and Dillon could have removed the chain at any time with the tools they had in the garage, like the laser torch seen in Episode 5 "handshake" for example which cut through steel with no problem...
Doctor K. reveals to the rangers that she created the Venjix Virus and that it was her who released it.
It is revealed that Dillon's bionic implants contain a virus which will slowly infect his body and turn him into a machine.
It is revealed that Dr. K inadvertantly released the Venjix virus on the world. However, it is unknown if she actually created it.
Debut of the Zenith Megazord formation.
In the first flashback of this episode Summer is seen holding bills of money in her hands when looking for someone to save her, yet in the flashbacks in the previous episode she was not seen leaving with any money and her dress did not have pockets.
This episode features the first time the High Octane Megazord uses the Wolf Cruiser Zord as an arm in what is only referred to as a "Hybrid Combination".
Just when he was about to fight the Grinders Scott said "Shh, you'll wake the baby" yet in the scene 10 seconds before it was shown that the baby was wide awake.
The baby in the opening scene likely suffered severe brain damage after being tossed around and basically used as both a shield and a weapon.
Debut of the Croc Carrier and the ValveMax Megazord.
The pizza store Ziggy and Fresno Bob shake down for protection money is Jungle Karma Pizza. Though not the same exact resturant, it is part of the franchise where the crew of Power Rangers Jungle Fury worked.
This episode features the debut of the Black Ranger's Wolf Crusier Zord, and Green Ranger's Tail Spinner Zord. Both are as yet unnamed onscreen.
Debut of the High Octane Megazord.
In the opening scene, Colonel Mason Truman is wearing the rank of a Brigadier General (one silver star), not a Colonel (silver bird).
This is the first season to feature a three-way split screen for the Ranger's first Morph, rather than show each Ranger's Morphing Sequence individually and use the split screen sequence for the remainder of the season.
On the bus the grill on the front falls off. In the next scene it's back on even though it was never fixed.
For some reason, after Dai Shi regained his natural Dragon form, the battle moved from the city to the mountains.
After the final battle, Theo and Lily continue to work at Jungle Karma Pizza and decide to start dating.
Flit is restored to human form by Camille (offscreen), and starts working at Jungle Karma Pizza.
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