The product of American scrap and Atlantean ingenuity, the Sub-Mariner created his jeep out of scrap parts in Salt Lake City, Utah to try and ferret out Nazi agents who might want to steal such a technological marvel. Driving it around would attract just such attention and after a group of Nazi spies would briefly steal the device, Namor would reclaim it and smash their operation, leaving them to be apprehended by the authorities.
Driving across the country in the jeep, Namor would use it to drive to the state of Oregon and to the home of Professor Dorn a mad scientist, and later drive escaped mental patient Mona Lake to the authorities after Dorn's demise. Later Namor would leave his jeep, then nicknamed his "Blitz-Buggy" with the authorities in a small Oregon town while he would return to Atlantis.
The "Blitz-Buggy" has since seemingly been abandoned by Namor, and who currently possesses it remains unrevealed.
The "Blitz-Buggy" could attain speeds after than military jeeps that were constructed in the 1940's (The average US military armored vehicle of that size range topped speeds between 40-56 MPH) the upper range of which is unknown. The side mounted rails on the vehicle could allow the jeep to glide in the air for a number of meters provided the jeep attained sufficient speed and carried itself off a sufficient ramp. The wheels were shaped in such a way to allow the vehicle to bound over bumpy terrain.
- Namor's Jeep's Appearances
- Namor's Jeep's Minor Appearances
- Media Namor's Jeep Mentions
- Vehicle Gallery: Namor's Jeep
- Images that include Namor's Jeep