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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.

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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.

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  • Fuji TV: September 19, 1998


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


  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 []

  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

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