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The New Downhill Legend (新ダウンヒル伝説!, Shin daunhiru densetsu!, known as The New Downhill Legend! in the Tokyopop version) is the twenty-sixth and final Act of Initial D: First Stage.

This episode contains the second half of the Battle between Takumi Fujiwara and Ryosuke Takahashi.

Synopsis []

The drivers fly toward the finish line, with only one curve to go. Ryosuke and Takumi have earned their reputations - but the winner of this race will go down in history.

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  • Fuji TV: December 5, 1998


  1. Takumi Fujiwara
  2. Ryosuke Takahashi
  3. Kenta Nakamura
  4. Keisuke Takahashi
  5. Koichiro Iketani
  6. Itsuki Takeuchi
  7. Kenji
  8. Natsuki Mogi
  9. Sayuki
  10. Mako Sato
  11. Bunta Fujiwara
  12. Takeshi Nakazato
  13. Shingo Shoji
  14. Yuichi Tachibana


  1. Toyota Sprinter Trueno GT-APEX (AE86)
  2. Mazda SAVANNA RX-7 ∞ III (FC3S)
  3. Mazda efini RX-7 Type R (FD3S)
  4. Nissan SilEighty

Music []

  1. Break In2 The Nite - m.o.v.e
  2. Night & Day - Mr Groove (Mega NRG Man) 
  3. Beat Of The Rising Sun - Dave Rodgers 
  4. Take Me Higher - m.o.v.e 
  5. 奇跡の薔薇 (Kiseki No Hana) - Galla

Quotes []

Takumi: Ryosuke wait! I really don't think I'm faster than anybody.

Ryosuke: You really are a weird kid indeed. I've never met anyone like you before. Whether you believe in your talent or not, the world is a big place. You are the fastest opponent I've ever raced Takumi Fujiwara. See you again sometime.

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