Wacky Races
Wacky Races
Genre Animation
Written by Larz Bourne
Dalton Sandifer
Tom Degenais
Michael Maltese
Creative director(s) William Hanna
Joseph Barbera
Starring Daws Butler
Don Messick
John Stephenson
Janet Waldo
Dave Willock
Paul Winchell
Country of origin United States
Language(s) English
No. of seasons 1
No. of episodes 17 (34 segments) (List of Wacky Races episodes)
Running time 20 minutes
Production company(s) Hanna-Barbera Productions
Heatter-Quigley Productions
Original channel CBS
First shown September 14, 1968
Original run September 14, 1968 – January 4, 1969
Status Ended
Reruns not currently aired
Wacky Races is an American animated television series produced by Hanna-Barbera Productions. It centers on the way characters act in a race. Racers include Dick Dastardly and MuttleyPenelope Pitstop, the Slag Brothers, the Gruesome TwosomeProfessor Pat PendingThe Red MaxSeargant Blast and Private Meekley, The Anthill Mob, Lazy Luke and Blubber BearPeter Perfect and Rufus Ruffcut.[1]


  1. Wacky Races. Wikipedia. Retrieved April 5, 2015.