HOT ROD is an all-American-boy Autobot. He is a typical adolescent who dreams of being heroic or important. He tends to follow rules too closely. Although he means well, Hot Rod's impulsive actions often get him into trouble. He carries two photon lasers that temporarily electro-magnetize an enemy robot's microcircuits. Speed 120 mph. Range: 4 miles. He can be hotheaded, but he's always a well-meaning, admirable lad and a brave and honorable fighter.
Hot Rod appeared in the following 185 comic books:
Hot Rod appeared in the following 11 cartoon episodes: