Wacky Races

Season 1 Episode 9

Rhode Island Road Race/The Great Cold Rush Race

Aired Saturday 9:30 AM Nov 09, 1968 on CBS
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Episode Summary

Rhode Island Road Race: Dick Dastardly desperatedly tries to win this race and almost does. He tries a construction site detour, Subway station, Hot sauce, and expanding his wheels.

The Great Cold Rush Race: Dick Dastardly dresses up as a snow monster to scare everyone away.moreless

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    Paul Winchell

    Paul Winchell

    Dick Dastardly / Clyde / Pvt. Meekly

    John Stephenson

    John Stephenson

    Lazy Luke / Blubber Bear /

    Don Messick

    Don Messick

    Muttley / Gravel Slag / Little Gruesome / Professor Pat Pending / Sawtooth / Ring-a-Ding

    Dave Willock

    Dave Willock


    Janet Waldo

    Janet Waldo

    Penelope Pitstop

    Daws Butler

    Daws Butler

    Rock Slag / Red Max / Peter Perfect / Sarge Blast / Rufus Roughcut / Big Gruesome

    Trivia, Notes, Quotes and Allusions


    • TRIVIA (8)

      • At some point in "Rhode Island Road Race", Dick Dastardly falls in Penelope's car. When it happened, he was at the left while Penelope and her steering wheel were at the right.

      • At some point in The Great Cold Rush Race, D.D. uses a baloon instead of his race car. What happened to the Mean Machine?

      • In "The Great Cold Rush Race", The Mean Machine turns upside down but Dick Dastardly's Face is rightside up.

      • In "The Great Cold Rush Race", Muttley Makes a hole in the bridge, then Dick Dastardly puts dynamite in the hole. The hole is bigger than the dynamite, but it doesn't fall through.

      • In "The Great Cold Rush Race" after sticking the dynamite in the hole on the bridge, Dick counts 13 people go past yet besides him, there are 10 other racers

      • The narrator calls The Slag Brothers, "The Gravel Brothers".

      • In "Rhode Island Road Race" After D.D. uses "The Road Hogger" on Peter Perfect and the A.H.M. you can see there is only one person in the Bulletproof Bomb. They then fall off a ledge and you see all of the Mob holding on to each other.

      • In "Rhode Island Road Race" D.D.s mouth disappears for a few seconds.

    • QUOTES (4)

      • Narrator: Leading the pack is the Dracula of the dragstrip, Dick Dastardly!
        Dastardly: I resent that remark.
        Narrator: But do you deny it?
        Dastardly: No, I just resent it!

      • Slag Brother: Wheel gone. Get new one.
        Other Slag Brother: Okay (gets a boulder and hits in until its the right size) All set.
        Slag Brother: Okay, let's go.
        (Car breaks down again)
        Other Slag Brother: Dummy Head, you make square wheel.

      • (Chuggabug goes down into a subway)
        Lazy Luke: What in tarnation is that?
        (Subway train comes)
        Lazy Luke: It's a one-eyed monster! Let's get out of here!

      • Penelope Pitstop: Why I do declare, a cute little old adorable snowman.
        Dick Dastardly: (Dressed as a snow monster) You pronounce it abominable.

    • NOTES (7)

    • ALLUSIONS (0)