YMMV / Turbo

  • Awesome Art: The TV series has Titmouse Inc. as production team, and thus has a much higher grade of animation quality than one might expect from a Netflix series.
  • Awesome Music: Snoop Dogg's "Let The Bass Go" during the credits.
    • The ending credits theme in "Turbo F.A.S.T.".
  • Cliché Storm: The protagonist who dreams of something more out of life and so society puts him down because he dared to be different.
  • Ear Worm: "That Snail Is Fast."
    • Turned to be The Most Annoying Sound for many an internet reviewer however. Some even put the film on their "Worst of..." list just because of the song.
    • The Muchacarbra from "Turbo F.A.S.T.". Seriously, no wonder it was banned for being so catchy.
  • Ensemble Darkhorse: White Shadoooooww......
  • Growing the Beard: Many people find Turbo F.A.S.T. to be a huge improvement over the movie, with the snail characters being fleshed out (though at the expense of the human characters from the movie) and the episodes having much more creative scenarios, not to mention the art is to die for.
  • Hilarious in Hindsight: The plot of the movie is similar to that of a Cyanide & Happiness short where a man develops Super Speed before trying to race in the Indy 500.
    • Sonic the Hedgehog inspired this film. Enough said.
    • A villain in Wreck-It Ralph is named Turbo... who is a racer and has similar ambitions to Turbo. They're both portrayed as protagonists in from where they're from. Turbo is the hero in his Turbo Time game, while he's the main villain of the movie. As an added bonus, Sonic the Hedgehog, who inspired this film, appeared in Wreck-It Ralph.
      • Speaking of Sonic, it was eventually announced in 2017 that the movie adaptation of the franchise will be produced by Tim Miller, the director of Ryan Reynolds' Deadpool.
  • Just Here for Godzilla: A studio example; a lot of the interest in Turbo F.A.S.T. generates from Motorcity fans, since the former runs off a similar concept, animation style and even production team as the latter.
  • Moral Event Horizon: Gagne crosses it when he actually tries to kill Turbo during the race.
  • Memetic Mutation: "I wish I was fast."
  • Nightmare Fuel: The "Shell Crusher" realistically is just a cruel kid on a tricycle. But what makes him dangerous is his determination to squish Theo even after he quickly finds out that Theo has Super Speed.
  • So Okay, It's Average: This is what the general response from critics seems to be. They see it as a fairly paint-by-numbers animated kids' movie, but also think that it's charming enough to be enjoyable with a welcome and overdue focus on the Latin American community with the human characters.