A diverse group of five to six people in their late teens to mid-20s are chosen to travel together in an RV, completing missions in order to receive a handsome reward. Each season's trip takes place in a different region.
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Series cast summary:
Adam Larson ...  Himself / ... 25 episodes, 2001-2007
Shane Landrum Shane Landrum ...  Himself / ... 23 episodes, 2002-2007
Susie Meister ...  Herself / ... 21 episodes, 1998-2007
Veronica Portillo Veronica Portillo ...  Herself / ... 21 episodes, 1999-2007
Kina Dean Kina Dean ...  Herself / ... 18 episodes, 2004-2007
Christena Pyle Christena Pyle ...  Herself - South Pacific 17 episodes, 2003
David Giuntoli ...  Himself - South Pacific 17 episodes, 2003
Mary-Beth Decker ...  Herself - South Pacific 17 episodes, 2003
Drew Bell ...  Himself - Roadmaster 16 episodes, 2007
Donell Langham Donell Langham ...  Himself - South Pacific 13 episodes, 2003
X the Dog X the Dog ...  Himself 13 episodes, 2004
Cara Zavaleta Cara Zavaleta ...  Herself - South Pacific 11 episodes, 2003
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A diverse group of five to six people in their late teens to mid-20s are chosen to travel together in an RV, completing missions in order to receive a handsome reward. Each season's trip takes place in a different region.

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Throw out your rules....These are Road Rules. See more »


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English

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19 July 1995 (USA) See more »

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Road Rules USA: The First Adventure See more »

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California, USA See more »

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$200,000 (estimated)
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James Orlando: It's not that i have a problem with authority, it's usually authority has a problem with me.
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Follows The Real World (1992) See more »

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It's "The Real World" in a Winnebago!
16 December 1999 | by SkyrcketSee all my reviews

This one had to be a no-brainer for MTV. People loved the voyeurism of "The Real World" so why not cram a bunch of twentysomethings into a Winnebago, send them out on the road and see what happens?As each season goes by we get to watch our "Road Rulers" drive across America, Europe, Australia, Canada, Central America or whatever, seeing the sites and taking part in weird activities set up by MTV. When the trip is over there's a lot of crying and everyone gets some really fabulous gifts.

Now if you've ever been on a long car trip you know that nothing will make your emotions run higher than being forced to spend many hours in a cramped space with someone. That's the appeal of the show. We get to watch these people scream and curse at each other one minute, and then blatantly flirt with each other the next. It's crude, but it's human drama at its most real. It's the sort of thing MTV will put on for eight hours at a time when they could be playing videos.

This isn't the best show ever, but if you want real human emotion and drama this is for you.


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