The Amazing Race 6 is the sixth installment of the reality television series The Amazing Race. It premiered on November 16, 2004, and concluded on February 8, 2005.
Engaged couple Freddy Holliday & Kendra Bentley were the winners of this Race.
A DVD for this season was released on April 24, 2012, via Amazon.com's CreateSpace program.
The sixth edition of THE AMAZING RACE began in downtown Chicago as Teams made their way to Reykjavic, Iceland.
The Scandinavian tour continued as Teams made their way to Oslo, Norway, where long-distance dating couple Kris & Jon excelled at a Detour of traditional Viking games to earn a first-place finish.
Dating actors Hayden & Aaron captured the lead for a second time as Teams made their way to Stockholm, Sweden.
As Teams made their way to Senegal in western Africa, married entrepreneurs Jonathan & Victoria set the pace for most of the leg.
Teams travel from a small island of the coast of Africa, which was inhabited by slaves, to the Berlin Wall, a symbol of freedom, on "The Amazing Race 6."
In Budapest, many teams struggle with the modes of transportation they are forced to use.
A holiday clips show reviews the season so far and gives viewers a look at never before seen footage, including material that builds on previous scenes and completely new material, such as:
- A team loses a clue within the first few minutes of the race
- A team puts on make-up in preparation for meeeting Phil at the Pit Stop, as they consider him a class-act
- A starving team member uses her looks to gain free food
- Struggling with the "notoriously unreliable local cars," many teams have trouble filling up the gas tanks
The food task in Budapest proves to be a major roadblock for many of the teams on "The Amazing Race 6."
With the pressure of the race increasing, infighting among teams continues to be a major obstacle on "The Amazing Race."
With the teams being so close together, any mistake could result in elimination on "The Amazing Race."
This leg of the race takes teams through a series of emotional peaks and valleys on "The Amazing Race 6."
After running a relay race in Addis Ababa, Teams made their way to the island of Sri Lanka
The teams take off from their Pit Stop and receive a clue telling them to travel by train 800 miles to Xi'an where they must then find the Drum Tower. They then take part in a Detour which involves either choosing the Spray task (traveling 34 miles and then spray-painting a car) or the Scroll task (traveling 31 miles and searching for Chinese characters in bolts of fabric.) All teams choose to spray the cars and then travel 40 miles to the Terra Cotta Warriors and Horses Museum. One team misdirects another but in the end, all travel to a Roadblock at the North Peak where one team member must be very methodical to find a key to a lock. Some team members allow themselves to become extremely frusturated, leading to a surprise for this leg.
The three remaining teams then continue in the final leg, bound for the finish line. They receive a clue telling them to travel 5,600 Miles to Honolulu, Hawaii and then find the Lookout Peak at the Pua'a Ka'a State Park. Once they arrive, the teams find