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Wacky Races is an American animated television series created by Rebecca Himot and Tramm Wigzell. It is a remake of the 1968 Hanna-Barbera animated series Wacky Races. The show debuted on Boomerang's SVOD service in the United States on August 14, 2017, and premiered internationally in 2017.

The series began airing on the Boomerang channel on February 23, 2018, but was only shown there as a preview before being removed from Boomerang's schedule. the series officially premiered on the Boomerang channel on May 21, 2018 along with Dorothy and The Wizard of Oz.

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The Wacky Races are back in action! It’s the return of Dick Dastardly, Muttley, Penelope Pitstop, Peter Perfect, and the Gruesome Twosome. New characters are introduced in this incarnation as well such as; I.Q. Ickly, Brick Crashman, P.T. Barnstorm, and Pandora Pitstop.

While the series stays true to the original, it also focuses on the racers’ personal lives, storylines are added, and there usually is no actual winner or loser at the end of the race.