- Writers: Elise Doganieri, Bertram van Munster, Evan Weinstein
- Stars: Phil Keoghan
Eleven new teams of two travel from Pasadena, California to Shanghai, China. Pressure reaches an all-time high when the teams find out that the first team to check in at the first Pit Stop will win US$2 million if they are also the first to reach the finish. One team's act of kindness comes back to haunt them.