Function: Mechanical Engineer
Series - Generation 1
Sub-Group - Autobot Cars
Original Year - 1984
First TV Appearence - "More The Meets the Eye, part 1"
First Comic Book Appearence - "Transformers #1" (Marvel)
Wheeljack is the mad scientist of the Autobots. Always
inventing new weapons and gadgets. Most adept at driving while in
car mode. Likes to show off his stunts. Flying range of 800 miles
using solid-fuel rockets in arms. Shoots magnetic inducer, shrapnel-needle,
and gyro-inhibitor shells from his shoulder cannons. He is his own
worst enemy. Often injured while experimenting with new weapons.
Wheeljack was available without (1984) or with a rub symbol (1985+).
With Rub Symbol
Without Rub Symbol
Availability: This figure was available in 1984-1985
and available by mail in 1986-1988. He was later reissued in Europe