As single units these robots are fast and sharp, but their individual power is no match for their combined force. In the heat of battle, they can join together to form the awesome shield known as SKYBOOM - the only defense against the super-powerful STAR SABER. This ability pits the AUTOBOTS and DECEPTICONS against each other in a struggle for possession of the Race Team.
Downshift appeared in the following 8 comic books:
Downshift appeared in the following 6 cartoon episodes: