The various Red Power Rangers often have something in common. Red Rangers are typically the leader of their respective teams though their have been exceptions to this like with the Time Force Rangers. After Power Rangers: In Space Red Rangers are typically equipped with a "Battleizer". This is a type of powered armor that allows them to fight on even terms with the higher level villains and even sometimes the main villain as well.
Mighty Morphin Power Rangers
Jason Lee Scott
Jason Lee Scott is the first Red Power Ranger from Earth shown in the series. He was a karate student with exceptional skill when Zordon summoned him and the four other original rangers to repulse Rita Repulsa and her henchmen. Jason served as leader of the group until Tommy Oliver came on the scene as the Green Power Ranger. This was a turning point when Jason and Tommy exchanged roles often as leader and second in command. When a special Peace Conference was announced in Switzerland Jason chose to give up his power in order to attend officially making Tommy the leader. Jason would return in Power Rangers: Zeo as the replacement for Trey of Triforia's Gold Ranger Power. As the Red Power Ranger Jason controlled the Tyrannosaurs Dinozord and later the Red Dragon Thunderzord. Jason carried the standard Blade Blaster, a laser pistol that could change into a short blade, and a Power Sword which was the most powerful weapon this group of Rangers used. The Power Sword also formed the top of the Combination blaster formed from the rest of the Rangers weapons.
The replacement for Jason Lee Scott after his departure, Rocky served under Tommy Oliver and is the first non-leading Red Ranger on the show. Rocky along with Adam Park and AIsha Campbell came to Angel Grove from Stone Canyon for a karate tournament and ended up discovering the Rangers idenities after they were captured by Lord Zedd. The trio were sworn to secrecy at the command center by Zordon and served as friends to the Rangers afterwards. When Jason left for the Peace Conference in Switzerland Rocky took his place as the Red Power Ranger and second in command of the team. After the destruction of the Thunderzords by Rito Revolto Rocky and the rest of the team went to meet Ninjor the creator of the original Power Coins who gave the group new Ninja based powers and Rocky became the Red Ninja Ranger with his animal sign being the Ape. As a Ninja Ranger Rocky gained additional powers with slide teleportation, decoy suit trick, enhanced climbing ability, and super strength. Rocky would alter become the Blue Zeo Ranger after the Rangers split the crystal into five shards. As the Red Power Ranger Rocky had access to the Red Dragon Thunderzord, The Red Ape Ninjazord, and the Red Shogunzord. He wielded the standard Blade Blaster, a laser pistol that could change into a short blade, and a Power Sword which was the most powerful weapon this group of Rangers used. The Power Sword also formed the top of the Combination blaster formed from the rest of the Rangers weapons.
Mighty Morphin Alien Rangers
When the Rangers were de-aged during their search for the Zeo Crystal the Alien Rangers from Aquitar were called to serve as pinch hitters. Aurico is the informal leader and often gives the duties over to the White Alien Ranger. Aurico comes from a world almost completely underwater so his species is adept to live underwater. Aurico seems to have a level of super speed on par with the Ninja Rangers. When the Mighty Morphing Power Rangers returned the their natural ages Aurico and the other Alien Rangers departed though said that they would assist whenever needed. Aurico would later appear in "Forever Red" when he arrived alongside the Red Galaxy Ranger in order to defeat the remnants of the Machine Empire.
Power Rangers: Zeo
When the Zeo Crystal was used as the power source to empower the rangers once again Tommy was given the Red Zeo Crystal and became the leader of the gro up. Tommy became Red Zeo Ranger V. Tommy lead the group with his second in command being Jason as the Gold Power Ranger. Tommy lead the Zeo Rangers against the Machine Empire and when the the Empire was repulsed and their leaders killed a Space Pirate named Divatox arrived as a threat so the Turbo Rangers were born from the Zeo Rangers. Tommy again served as the Red Turbo Ranger and leader again. Tommy eventually gave this power to TJ Johnson and is no longer associated with this power. Tommy d onned his Zeo Ranger powers one final time in "Forever Red" against he remaining Generals of the Machine Empire. As the Red Zeo Ranger Tommy piloted the Zeo Phoenix Zord, Red Battlezo rd, and the Super Zeozord V. Tommy wielded the Zeo Power Sword, Zeo Blaster Pistol, and the Defender Wheel. Tommy would later become the Black Dino Ranger
Power Rangers: Turbo
Theodore Jay Jarvis Johnson, better known as T.J. was chosen by Tommy Oliver to succeed him as the Red Turbo Ranger in the fight against Divatox. T.J. was charismatic and a good leader though had unfortunate luck by the end of the series. Under his command two megazords were destroyed, one in a failed attempt to destroy the enemy, and the Command Center where the Rangers operated from was destroyed. t.j. would later become the Blue Space Ranger. T.J. became the Red Turbo Ranger again in " Forever Red" in order to defeat the remains of the Machine Empire. T.J. as the Red Turbo Ranger piloted the Red Fire Turbozord and the Lightning Fire Tamer Rescuezord. T.J. wielded the Auto Blaster, Turbo Sword, and the Turbo Lightning Sword.
Power Rangers in Space
Andros is the Red Space Ranger and was probably active before even Jason Lee Scott as a Red Ranger. He was first seen spying on the United Alliance of Evil
and later ended up taking 4 of the Turbo Rangers and given them the Astro Morphers in order to have a team. Andros was born on KO-35 a human coloney world and as such has telekinesis. Andros may be the first Power Ranger to have a power outside the ranger abilities. Andros is a loner by nature and is took some convincing from the others to let the m join him on the Astro Megaship. Andros' mission was to rescue Zordon. Andros ended up actually killing Zordon in order to destroy most of the Evil Alliance. Andros would later aide the Galaxy Power Rangers against the Psycho Rangers. Andros would again prove to be keeping tabs on enemy forces in "Forever Red" when he reported to Tommy Oliver the movement of the remnants of the Machine Empire and transported the Red Power Ranger in the Astro Megaship Mark 2. As the Red Space Ranger Andros piloted the Astro Delta Megazord and the Delta Megaship. He wielded the Astro Blaster and the Spiral Saber. Andros was the first Red Ranger to gain a Battleizer.
Red Psycho Ranger
The Psycho Rangers were created by Astronema and the Red Psycho Ranger was programmed with Andros' brain patterns and as a result knew his strategies and plans. The Psycho Rangers were kileld by the Red Space Rangers though were resurrected by Deviot and later battled the Space Rangers again alongside the Galaxy Rangers. Red Psycho Ranger wielded the Red Psycho Sword
Power Rangers: Lost Galaxy
Leo Corbett is one of the Galaxy Power Rangers who use the Quasar Sabers. Leo traveled on Terra Ventura and received the Red Quasar Saber from his brother
Mike who pulled the blade from the stone. Even though Mike pulled the sword it seems Leo was destined to receive the Ranger power as he was the one to transform into the Red Galaxy Ranger. Leo would serve as the team leader for the series and also received a Battleizer. Leo with the Battleizer single handely defeated Trakeena though the battle cost Leo the Battleizer and he nearly lost his life. The Galaxy Rangers returned the Quasar Sabers to Mirinoi where Leo stayed in order to watch over the planet. Leo would later return to Earth with the Galaxy Rangers when Trakeena went to Earth to invade and defeated her again alongside the Lightspeed Rangers. Leo's last appearence was in "Forever Red" where the previous Red Rangers defeated the remnants of the Machine Empire. Leo was one of the last two to arrive alongisde Aurico the Alien Ranger from Aquitar.
Power Rangers: Lightspeed Rescue
Carter Grayson is the Lightspeed Red Power Ranger and originally a firefighter for Mariner Bay. As a child, Carter was saved from a burning building by a mystery firefighter. This encounter led him to follow in his savior's footsteps and become a firefighter himself. He later found this mystery firefighter to be none other than Captain Mitchell, who recruited him into Lightspeed Rescue. As the Red Ranger Carter was a by-the-book Ranger. Carter went on to get romantic feelings for Dana the Pink Lightspeed Ranger. As the Red Lightspeed Ranger Carter piloted the Pyro Rescue 1, Rail Rescue 1, and Omegazord 1 zords. Carter was equipped with a Rescue Blaster, V-Lance, and Rescue Claw weapons.
Power Rangers: Time Force
Power Rangers: Wild Force
Power Rangers: Ninja Storm
Power Rangers: Dino Thunder
Power Rangers: SPD
Power Rangers Mystic Force
Power Rangers: Operation Overdrive
Bride was originally the SPD Green Ranger though was promoted to Blue Ranger once Jack Landers left the team and Sky was promoted to Red Ranger Status. In "Once a Ranger" the Sentinel Knight brought Bridge from the future at a point where he was promoted to Red Ranger after Sky became the next Shadow Ranger. Bridge served on the team of veteran rangers alongside Kira Ford, Tori Hanson, Xander Bly, and Adam Park. Even though Bridge was the Red Ranger on the vetran team Adam was the official leader. Bridge was armed with the standard Delta Blasters of the Red SPD Ranger
Power Rangers: Jungle Fury
Power Rangers: RPM
Power Rangers: Samurai
Jayden is the the Samurai Red Ranger and the supposed heir to the Shiba clan.
Lauren is thought to be the true heir of the Shiba clan and the first chronological female Red Power Ranger
Power Rangers: Megaforce