Hot Winds and Furious Driving (熱風!激走!碓氷峠, Neppū! Gekisō! Usuitōge) is the eighteenth Act of Initial D: First Stage.

The episode is the first half of Takumi Fujiwara's battle with Impact Blue.

Synopsis [edit | edit source]

Mako and Sayuki are having their way with Takumi and the Eight-Six on Mt. Usui. As Takumi himself questions his ability to pull out a win, the racers approach the course’s toughest curve.

Plot [edit | edit source]

Stats [edit | edit source]

Airdates[edit | edit source]

  • Fuji TV: September 19, 1998

Characters[edit | edit source]

  1. Mako Sato
  2. Sayuki
  3. Takumi Fujiwara
  4. Koichiro Iketani
  5. Kenji
  6. Itsuki Takeuchi
  7. Bunta Fujiwara
  8. Ryosuke Takahashi

Cars[edit | edit source]

  1. Nissan SilEighty
  2. Toyota Sprinter Trueno GT-APEX (AE86)
  3. Nissan Silvia K's (S13)
  4. Toyota Corolla Levin SR (AE85)
  5. Mazda efini RX-7 Type R (FD3S) (Flashback)
  6. Nissan Skyline GT-R V-Spec II (BNR32) (Flashback)

Music [edit | edit source]

  1. around the world - m.o.v.e
  2. Lost Into The Night - Elisa
  3. Stay - Victoria
  4. Wings Of Fire - Mako & Sayuki
  5. 奇跡の薔薇 (Kiseki No Hana) - Galla

Quotes [edit | edit source]

Notes & Trivia [edit | edit source]

Site Navigation [edit | edit source]

Initial D Acts
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Second Stage 12345678910111213
Extra Stage 12
Third Stage Movie
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Extra Stage 2 OVA
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