Initial D

TV (26 eps)
4.195 of 5 from 7,243 votes
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18 year-old Takumi has been delivering tofu for his father's shop since he was 13, learning to drive fast in all weather conditions. One night he is seen racing down the mountain by Keisuke, one of the best amateur racers in Japan. Quickly overtaken by Takumi, Keisuke vows to challenge the White Hachi Roku and discover the mystery behind its driver's skills.

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ParaParaJMo's avatar by ParaParaJMo on Mar 13, 2014
Score 8/10

At first, I’ll admit that I did not think I would like the concept at first, but other factors which I will further elaborate on would keep on pulling me into this franchise and would like it more and more. I know it’s not the most exciting or appealing anime, and that I’m not the biggest gear head, but I felt something special about this one. Even though Takumi is not exactly the most... read more

liamb1996's avatar by liamb1996 on May 9, 2015
Score 9.8/10

Initial D, one of the few car related anime out and it still stands as being the greatest. It captures the heart of any racing and anime fan out there, and has become the favourite of many - including myself! Story: 10/10 Well, with the little racing anime's out, the story is original and something that you will love. Focusing on Takumi, the 18 year old Tofu Delivery Driver, it shows the beginning of his... read more

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Initial D Third Stage Movie 2001
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