Rapidash

Rapidash is a Fire type Pokémon introduced in Generation 1. It is known as the Fire Horse Pokémon.

Pokédex entries

Red
Blue
Very competitive, this POKéMON will chase anything that moves fast in the hopes of racing it.
Yellow Just loves to run. If it sees something faster than itself, it will give chase at top speed.
Gold At full gallop, its four hooves barely touch the ground because it moves so incredibly fast.
Silver With incredible acceleration, it reaches its top speed of 150 mph after running just ten steps.
Crystal It just loves to gallop. The faster it goes, the longer the swaying flames of its mane will become.
Ruby
Sapphire
RAPIDASH usually can be seen casually cantering in the fields and plains. However, when this POKéMON turns serious, its fiery manes flare and blaze as it gallops its way up to 150 mph.
FireRed It can gallop at a top speed of 150 miles per hour. It can race as fast as a bullet train while ablaze.
LeafGreen Very competitive, this POKéMON will chase anything that moves fast in the hopes of racing it.
Emerald It usually canters casually in the fields and plains. But once a RAPIDASH turns serious, its fiery manes flare and blaze as it gallops its way up to 150 mph.
Diamond It gallops at nearly 150 mph. With its mane blazing ferociously, it races as if it were an arrow.
Pearl It has astounding acceleration. From a standstill, it can reach top speed within 10 steps.
Platinum When at an all-out gallop, its blazing mane sparkles, enhancing its beautiful appearance.
HeartGold At full gallop, its four hooves barely touch the ground because it moves so incredibly fast.
SoulSilver With incredible acceleration, it reaches its top speed of 150 mph after running just 10 steps.
Black
White
Black 2
White 2
When at an all-out gallop, its blazing mane sparkles, enhancing its beautiful appearance.
X Very competitive, this Pokémon will chase anything that moves fast in the hopes of racing it.
Y It gallops at nearly 150 mph. With its mane blazing ferociously, it races as if it were an arrow.
Omega Ruby
Alpha Sapphire
Rapidash usually can be seen casually cantering in the fields and plains. However, when this Pokémon turns serious, its fiery manes flare and blaze as it gallops its way up to 150 mph.

Evolution chart

Ponyta
#077
Ponyta
Fire

(Level 40)
Rapidash
#078
Rapidash
Fire

Name origin

rapid
fast
ash
remains of a fire
dash
move quickly

Moves learned by Rapidash

Rapidash sprites

Type Generation 1 Generation 2 Generation 3 Generation 4 Generation 5 Generation 6 Generation 7
Normal Rapidash  sprite from Red & Blue Rapidash  sprite from Silver Rapidash  sprite from Ruby & Sapphire Rapidash  sprite from Diamond & Pearl Rapidash  sprite from Black & White Rapidash  sprite from X & Y
Shiny Rapidash Shiny sprite from Silver Rapidash Shiny sprite from Ruby & Sapphire Rapidash Shiny sprite from Diamond & Pearl Rapidash Shiny sprite from Black & White Rapidash Shiny sprite from X & Y

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Where to find Rapidash

Red
Blue
Trade/migrate from another game
Yellow Evolve Ponyta
Gold
Silver
Route 28, Mt. Silver, Pewter City
Crystal Route 28
Ruby
Sapphire
Trade/migrate from another game
FireRed
LeafGreen
Kindle Road, Mt. Ember
Emerald Trade/migrate from another game
Diamond
Pearl
Platinum
Evolve Ponyta
HeartGold
SoulSilver
Route 28, Mt. Silver
Black
White
Route 12
Black 2
White 2
Trade/migrate from another game
X
Y
Trade/migrate from another game
Omega Ruby
Alpha Sapphire
Evolve Ponyta
Sun
Moon
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