Teams

The teams are shown by the order of their appearance.

Akina SpeedStars

Speedstars

  • Home course: Akina
  • Best driver(s): Iketani, Kenji
  • First introduced: First Stage, Act 1
  • Extra notes: They're never seen in an actual battle during the series and depend on Takumi to save the local's pride. They are usually represented by Iketani.
Akagi RedSuns

RedSuns

  • Home course: Akagi
  • Best driver(s): Ryosuke, Keisuke
  • First introduced: First Stage, Act 1
  • Extra notes: Although they have a home course, they rarely hold battles there. Their goal is to set records on other people's courses. Although Ryosuke is their best driver, Keisuke does most of the races for the RedSuns.
Myougi Night Kids

Night Kids

  • Home course: Myougi
  • Best driver(s): Takeshi, Shingo
  • First introduced: First stage, Act 3
  • Extra notes: The NightKids are usually represented by their top driver, Takeshi.
Impact Blue

Impact Blue

  • Home course: Usui
  • Best driver(s): Mako
  • First introduced: First Stage; Mako introduced in Act 15, Impact Blue introduced in Act 16
  • Extra notes: Impact Blue is not a team, but a nickname for the Sil-Eighty of Usui. The driver is Mako, and her navigator is Sayuki.
Irohazaka Emperor

Emperor

  • Home course: Irohazaka
  • Best driver(s): Kyouichi, Seiji
  • First introduced: Second Stage, Act 1
  • Extra notes: This is a team of Lancer Evolution drivers. Their goal is to defeat all of the racing teams. Like the RedSuns, they race on other team's courses, not their own home course. Also like the RedSuns, their number two driver, Seiji, does most of the races rather than their top driver, Kyouichi.
Thunders

Thunders

  • Home course: ??
  • Best driver(s): ??
  • First introduced: Second Stage, Act 1
  • Extra notes: An extra team introduced in Second Stage, they are also known as "Thunder Fire".
Project D

Project D

  • Home course: none
  • Best driver(s): Takumi, Keisuke
  • First introduced: Idea proposed in Second Stage, Act 13; officially introduced in Fourth Stage, Act 1
  • Extra notes: Project D is a special team that races outside of their prefecture so they have no home course. It is only composed of two drivers (Takumi and Keisuke), and they are coached by Ryosuke. Keisuke handles the uphill races; Takumi handles the downhill races.
Seven Star Leaf

Seven Star Leaf

  • Home course: Tochigi
  • Best driver(s): Tohru, Atsurou
  • First introduced: Fourth Stage, Act 1
  • Extra notes: This team is also known as the S.S.R. (Seven Star Reaf)
Toudou School

Toudou School

  • Home course: Tochigi
  • Best driver(s): Daiki, Sakai
  • First introduced: Fourth Stage, Act 2
  • Extra notes: This is a special school that teaches driving techniques, run by a car shop owner and ex-rally drivers.
Northern Saitama Alliance

Northern Saitama Alliance

  • Home course: Saitama
  • Best driver(s): Sakamoto, Wataru
  • First introduced: Fourth Stage, Act 10
  • Extra notes: This team was created to defeat Project D and is composed of a network of friends in Saitama. It is headed by Nobuhiko.

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