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Driving Head On Into Scooters is the sixth episode of The Amazing Race 35.


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During the Pit Stop, teams must vote for a team to U-Turn, without revealing their identity. The team with the most votes would be U-Turned, with the result being revealed later in the leg.

The teams voted as follows:

The order of departure from Gatore Ki Chhatriyan are as follows:

  1. Steve & Anna Leigh (8:48 am)
  2. Greg & John (9:45 am)
  3. Joel & Garrett (9:55 am)
  4. Andrea & Malaina (9:58 am)
  5. Todd & Ashlie (10:03 am)
  6. Rob & Corey (10:09 am)
  7. Robbin & Chelsea (10:29 am)
  8. Liam & Yeremi (10:42 am)
  9. Morgan & Lena (10:44 am)

Teams must take a taxi to Famous Nagra Shoe Store No. 32, where they must ask the shop owner for their next clue.

Teams must use a telescoping monocular to search among the 953 windows of Hawa Mahal for the one revealing the location of their next clue: Udai Poll No. 2 near Jalebi Chowk.

Teams must choose a driver and an electric auto rickshaw, then push surrounding rickshaws out of the way to get their rickshaw out of a parking lot. They must then direct their driver to SD Masala Spice Shop No. 49, they where would find out the results of the U-Turn Vote.

By a vote of 5-4, Steve & Anna Leigh were U-Turned.

Since Steve & Anna Leigh completed the Bundles Detour, they would be forced to backtrack and complete the Bricks Detour before continuing.

Choice A: Bundles
Teams must direct their driver to Sani Flowers Bhandar, where they must tie up two types of flowers into two bundles each, load each bundle onto their rickshaw, then deliver one bundle of each flower to both Tarkeshwar Mahadev Temple and Shiv Mandir Temple, taking a receipt from each temple as proof of delivery. Once their deliveries were complete, they must return to Sani Flowers Bhandar and exchange the two receipts for their next clue.

Andrea & Malaina, Liam & Yeremi, Morgan & Lena, and Steve & Anna Leigh chose this task.

Choice B: Bricks
Teams must direct their driver to Vivek Enterprises, where they must load a cycling rickshaw with 50 bricks, two sacks of gravel, and one sack of sand, then deliver the supplies to a A26 Balai Colony, making sure to stack their bricks following a finished example at Vivek Enterprises. Once they have delivered all the supplies, they would receive a receipt as proof of delivery and must return to Vivek Enterprises to exchange the receipt for their next clue.

Greg & John, Joel & Garrett, Rob & Corey, Robbin & Chelsea, and Todd & Ashlie chose this task.

Teams must direct their driver to Garg Textile Wholesale Fabric Shop, where they would receive a bolt of fabric and their next clue.

Teams must direct their driver to Jaipur Mahal, where they would find their next clue.

"Who like to play with blocks?"

The team member assigned to this Roadblock must, following a finished example as reference, use four printing blocks of different colors to properly print nine Indian peacocks on their fabric bolt to a judge's satisfaction. Once they have properly printed nine peacocks, they would receive their next clue.

The Roadblock performers per team are underlined:

Teams must direct their driver to Badi Chaupar to check in.
For coming in first place, Greg & John won Expedia cashback rewards for a trip for two to New Zealand.


     First Place •      Eliminated     Last placer on a Non-Elimination Leg or continue racing on a No-Rest Leg     Season winner •      Season 2nd place •      Season 3rd place • ϵ Used the Express Pass User of the first Double U-Turn slot • Recipient of the first Double U-Turn slot • User of the second Double U-Turn slot • Recipient of the second Double U-Turn slot
Greg & John
 1st place 
Greg & John
Brothers/Computer Scientists
Rob & Corey
 2nd place 
Rob & Corey
Joel & Garrett
 3rd place 
Joel & Garrett
Best Friends
Morgan & Lena
 4th place 
Morgan & Lena
Todd & Ashlie
 5th place 
Todd & Ashlie
Married High School Sweethearts
Andrea & Malaina
 6th place 
Andrea & Malaina
College Friends
Steve & Anna Leigh
 7th place 
Steve & Anna Leigh
Robbin & Chelsea
 8th place 
Robbin & Chelsea
Childhood Friends
Liam & Yeremi
 9th place 
Liam & Yeremi



The Amazing Race 35 Episodes

"The Amazing Race Is Back!" · "You Don't See That at Home" · "No Sleep and a Million Dollar Dream" · "The Day Keeps Rockin' Here in Vietnam" · "Yessir, the Pink City" · "Driving Head On Into Scooters" · "Like Two Cats Fighting in a Car" · "A Planes, Trains and Automobiles Day" · "In the Belly of the Earth" · "Everyone Loves a Comeback Story" · "We're Finding Our Pot of Gold" · "A Sunset, Seattle Scramble"