Grab the wheel as you steer your way into the future of action with Speed Racer The Next Generation: The Beginning-the full- throttle movie that jump-starts the new TV series, Speed Racer The Next Generation. When Speed, a teenage orphan with amazing driving instincts, enters the elite Racing Academy, he shifts gears for a series of futuristic adventures that unite the classic fun of the original Speed Racer and the out-of-this-world excitement of virtual racing. Pulse-pounding trouble follows at every turn as Speed uncovers the secrets of his identity. Not only is the legendary Speed Racer his father, but his top competition, X, is his brother! Speed also finds the top secret plans for his super-slick racing car the Mach 6, but the evil billionaire, Zile Zazic, will do everything in his power to stop Speed from crossing the finish line and discovering the remaining clues that Speed Racer left behind for thecreation of a gasless engine to run the Mach 6. With the help of his crew, Lucy, Conor, and Chim Chim the Robot, Speed will have todo more than just outrun Zile-he'll have to master cutting-edge techno- racing in this adrenaline-pumping thrill ride featuring Speed and his crew!