Trixie and Sparky want to help Speed during s fierce storm.
Speed recovers from his crash off the course. He finds that he is temporarily blinded. Trying to find the Mach 5, Snake drives up and sneers at Speed's situation. Determined to continue the race, Speed manages to find the Mach 5. Racer X looks on, admiringly. When Speed hears the sound of the Shooting Star, he does what he can to follow the car to stay in the race.
Knowing that Speed can't survive the race without his eyesight, Racer X crashes and tells Speed his legs are broken. They decided to team up in the Mach 5 in order to finish.
When they catch up to Snake, Speed tries to warn him about his leaking oil. Thinking it's a trick, Snake ignores Speed's warning and his car blows up. Speed wins but Captain Terror vows they compete against Speed again and they will not fail. To Speed's surpise, Racer X managed to walk away despite saying his legs were broken.