|Batman and Robin have the Batmobile, The Fantastic Four have their Fantisticar. Scooby and the gang have the Mystery Machine. And, even Spidey has his Spider-Mobile - at least ol' Web Head had it for a short stint back in the mid 1970's. So, it only stands to reason that Archie Andrews, an avid car fanatic, would have his own special car to get him around the streets of Riverdale. And, he did! For many decades, Archie's ride was a beat up old time rag tag vehicle best known as Archie's Jalopy. ...MORE>>>|
But, wouldn't ya know it. After decades of obedient service, Archie's Jalopy bit the dust in Life with Archie #238 to open up the slot for Archie's new car.
And, with that 25th anniversary issue in 1983, Archie's Jalopy would be no more. But, the legend lives on.