Notorious slowcoach Larry Lagg gained the ability to move at superhuman speed after receiving a blood transfusion from record breaking runner Roger Bannister. Adopting the costumed identity of Jet Lagg, and aided (if that's the right word) by his devious and untrustworthy teenage ward and partner Spunky the Punk, he embarked on a career as a superhero, a vocation at which he was spectacularly unsuccessful. His arch foe was the hooded horror, Fu Klux Kevin.


Superhuman speed.


General incompetence.

Jet was one of the characters featured in short humour strips created by Tim Quinn and Dicky Howett, which ran in the pages of various Marvel UK titles in the early 1980's.

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