Thall Joben and Jord Dusat have finally arrived at the Boonta Speeder Race, but the disgraced Sise Fromm has followed them and hires Boba Fett to sabotage the meddling racers. The White Witch speeder is in need of some repairs before entering the race, and Threepio meets a droid, BL-17, who offers them the services of his master's garage. Little does the protocol droid suspect that BL-17 is owned by Boba Fett, who plans to enter the Boonta race himself in his Silver Speeder.
The TV Archaeologist
Did You Know?
Although he doesn't become a major character until the final episode arc and its prequel Star Wars: Droids: The Great Heep
(1986), Admiral Screed is first glimpsed in the race audience and recognized by Sise Fromm. See more
At 10:08, an animation of the background panel is layered over R2-D2 in the foreground. See more
So what are we going to do? You sure Zebulon won't let Artoo and Threepio go along?
Impossible. It's company policy. They'd have to be reprogrammed. I'm afraid they'd no longer be Artoo and Threepio.
Then forget Zebulon Dak.
Ok, it's settled. We don't take the job.
You couldn't find two better friends in the galaxy.