The Amazing Race 4 (also known as The Amazing Race: Edição Brasil) is the fourth installment of the reality television show, The Amazing Race. It premiered on October 7, 2012 (2012-10-07)
in Brazil and October 9, 2012 (2012-10-09)
in the rest of Latin America. This season introduced new host, Paulo Zulu.
⋐ The team that used the second slot of the "Double U-Turn" ⋑ Recipient of a second U-Turn due to the "Double U-Turn" twist
∪ This team was penalized with an automatic "U-Turn"
Notes: 1: Leg 2 was a double-elimination leg. The last two teams to be checked in at the Pit Stop were both eliminated.
2:Billy & Gean's U-Turn penalty was incurred on Leg 2, as there was no Detour on Leg 1.
3:Fer & Ferds initially arrived 1st, but they received a 30-minute penalty for not picking up their Roadblock clue, dropping their placement to 3rd.
4:Billy & Gean initially arrived 3rd, but they received a 2-hour penalty for refusing to complete one of the sides of the U-turn, and a 30-minute penalty for not picking up their Roadblock clue, dropping their placement to 10th, which resulted them eliminated.
5:Ci & Lu failed to complete the Roadblock in Leg 2. After the last team checked in at the mat, Paulo came out to the Roadblock location and eliminated them.
6: Six of the nine teams arrived at the Pit Stop after had skipped the U-Turn area and received a 30-minute penalty before being allowed to check in. The initial placements for all teams are as follows (the three boldfaced teams were not given the penalty): 1st: Renata & Ana Paula; 2nd: Edu & Rick; 3rd: Gabriela & Harã; 4th: Ciça & Zezão; 5th: Fernanda & Cainã; 6th: Fer & Ferds; 7th: Fuzetti & Nando; 8th: Renan & Fran; 9th: Daniel & César 7:Fuzetti & Nando received a 15-minute penalty, because Fuzetti helped Nando during the Roadblock.
8:Gabriela & Harã received a 2-hour penalty for not completing either Detour options.
9:Daniel & César were the last team to arrive, they received a 2-hour penalty for not doing one of the sides of their U-turn. This did not affect their placement. However, it was a non-elimination leg and their remaining penalty would be accessed at the start of the next Leg.
10:Renata & Ana Paula and Gabriela & Harã initially arrived 1st and 6th respectively. But they received a 30-minute penalty because they lost their puck during the last task of the leg. They dropped to 4th and 8th respectively.
11:Ciça & Zezão were the 5th team to arrive, however Ciça failed to complete the Roadblock and incurred in a 2-hour penalty at the Pit Stop. They dropped to 9th place and were eliminated.
12: Harã failed to complete the Roadblock, however since Gabriela & Harã were the last team to arrive at the Pit Stop, the 2-hour penalty was not applied and they were eliminated.
13:Fer & Ferds initially arrived in 1st place, however they received a 15-minute penalty for traveling by taxi to the Puente de los Suspiros, instead of traveling by bus as indicated in the clue, dropping them to 2nd place.
14:Fer & Ferds initially arrived in 2nd place, however they received a 15-minutes penalty for improperly completing the Detour, dropping them to 3rd place.
15:Edu & Rick and Fernanda & Cainã initially arrived 3rd and 5th. However, they received a 15-minute penalty because they lost their ekeko's hat during the last task of the leg. They dropped to 5th and 6th respectively.
16:Renata & Ana Paula elected to use the Express Pass to bypass the Detour in Leg 8.
17:Renata & Ana Paula initially arrived 4th, but they received a 2-hour penalty for refusing to complete the additional task at Fábrica de Troncos Embrapem. They dropped to 5th (last), however this was a Non-elimination.
18: Fer & Ferds initially arrived in 1st place, however they received a 30-minute penalty because they read the clue before choosing the team member that was going to perform the Roadblock. They dropped to 2nd place.
19: Leg 12 was a double-length leg with one Detour and two Roadblocks and was shown over two episodes.
20: Edu & Rick failed to complete an additional task at Centro de Instrução de Guerra na Selva, but since they were the last team to arrive at the Finish Line, their penalty was not applied. Also, it is unknown if they completed the memory challenge at the Soccer Field, since they were only shown checking in at the Finish Line.