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Rapidash (Pokémon GO)

Rapidash Pokemon GO

Rapidash

#78 (Kanto)

Best moveset for Rapidash

The best moves for Rapidash are Fire Spin and Fire Blast when attacking Pokémon in Gyms. This move combination has the highest total DPS and is also the best moveset for PVP battles.

Offense

  Fire Spin 15.3 dps
  Fire Blast 40 dps

Defense

  Fire Spin 15.3 dps
  Fire Blast 40 dps

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Pokémon type

Fire
Vulnerable to…
Ground deals 160% damage.
Rock deals 160% damage.
Water deals 160% damage.
Resistant to…
Ice deals 63% damage.
Fire deals 63% damage.
Grass deals 63% damage.
Steel deals 63% damage.
Bug deals 63% damage.
Fairy deals 63% damage.

Rapidash Raid Guide

Rapidash has previously been Raid Boss in Tier 2 Raids.

Raid
Tier
Boss CP
3,227
Suggested players
2-5
Boss HP
123
Caught CP range
123
Caught CP (boosted)
12 - 32
Minimum IVs
10 / 10 / 10

Standard game images

There is a very low chance that you can get a shiny Rapidash, which has the following appearance:

Summary

Rapidash is a Fire Pokémon which evolves from Ponyta. It is vulnerable to Ground, Rock and Water moves. Rapidash's strongest moveset is Fire Spin & Fire Blast and it has a Max CP of 2,461.

About

"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."

Best moveset for Rapidash

The best moves for Rapidash are Fire Spin and Fire Blast when attacking Pokémon in Gyms. This move combination has the highest total DPS and is also the best moveset for PVP battles.

Offense

  Fire Spin 15.3 dps
  Fire Blast 40 dps

Defense

  Fire Spin 15.3 dps
  Fire Blast 40 dps

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What counters Rapidash?

Rapidash is a Fire type Pokémon, which makes it weak against Ground, Rock and Water moves.

The 2 strongest Pokémon you can use to beat Rapidash are:

  • Aerodactyl,
  • Kabutops.
Pokémon Quick move Main move Effective damage
Aerodactyl   Rock Throw   Rock Slide 100%
Aerodactyl   Rock Throw   Earth Power 93%
Kabutops   Waterfall   Stone Edge 91%
Aerodactyl   Rock Throw   Ancient Power 90%
Kabutops   Waterfall   Ancient Power 87%
Kabutops   Waterfall   Water Pulse 86%
Aerodactyl   Rock Throw   Return 83%
Aerodactyl   Rock Throw   Hyper Beam 81%
Kabutops   Waterfall   Return 81%
Kabutops   Mud Shot   Ancient Power 77%

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These moves are calculated using type advantages / disadvantages, and including STAB. Click here for more info »

Most vulnerable to Rapidash

These are the Pokémon most vulnerable to the above moveset.
Pokémon Effective damage

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