Three decades on the air and hundreds of episodes turned The Simpson in one of the most famous animated series in the world. In addition, it refers to certain cars that have been a flagship in the automotive world and others that are given very little relevance, such as the one driven by the father of the family, the protagonist of the television program.
Longtime Simpsons fans tried to discover the identity of the car he was driving. Homer. The pink sedan did not have a distinctive brand plate and little was known about the details, however, in season 28 its identity was revealed.
Several fans of the series and of course the cars, took on the task of finding some detail of all these cars and of course, the peculiar pink car. If to this day the models are not known, Infobae brings the answers:
Homer’s Car: 1973 Plymouth Valiant
The head of the family and protagonist of many episodes, Homer Simpson, drives an everyday car Plymouth Valiant 1973. This was confirmed by the same creator of the series, who described it as a car “no joke”.
In this car, Homer has been seen countless times touring USA and even getting a ticket thanks to Barney parking it at the Twin Towers.
Marge’s Truck: Chevrolet Chevelle Stationwagon
Marge, the most coherent part of the family has as a daily car a Chevelle Stationwagon 1970.
An option according to her functions, taking into account that she is the one who is always transporting the family from one place to another.
Fat Tony’s Truck: 1997 Lincoln Navigator
As a good mobster who appears in a television series, Fat Tony manages a 1997 Lincoln Navigatorone of the most luxurious cars that has been seen in The Simpsons.
This truck appeared in the episode where Michael, his son, lives with Lisa and Bart.
Lamborghini Fasterossa: Lamborghini Gallardo
A clear parody of Italian sports cars that is bought by Mr. Burns but Homer is given the task of taking it from the factory to the ship to be sent to Springfield.
Lamborgotti is a mixture of the names Lamborghini Y BugattiBesides that the name comes from Ferrari Testarossa.
Season 11 Electric Car: EV1
As an important fact, the EV1 It was the first electric car mass-produced by General Motors. This innovative vehicle made its appearance in the first episode of season 11 called ‘Homer goes to Hollywood’.
Here you can see the family inside this car, and that for some situations falls into a lake. Fortunately they come out unharmed thanks to the “electricity” generated by the car itself.
Juan Topo’s Car: AMC Gremlin
In a Simpsons horror special, Bart tells Otto that he saw a Gremlin on the side of the bus, referring to a monster. However, Juan Topo is passing by in his AMC Gremlin and is thrown off the road by the truck.
This car was related to the character for several more seasons, but later it could be seen as part of the properties of Jeff Albertson.
Lenny and Carl: MINI Cooper
In season 21 episode 5. Homer, Lenny and Carl imagine themselves speeding down the Springfield Nuclear Power Plant in a MINI Cooper each.
In the vision, Homer and Carl have an accident during the race and their cars blow up, causing Lenny to win the race.
Man in a Volkswagen “Beetle”
Of course this classic of classics had to appear. This car can be seen in the episode called ’22 Short Movies About Springfield’.
There is a funny moment in this where a rather tall man drives a small Beetle down the street. He gets mad at Nelson and gets out of his car to chase after him for making fun of him.
Snake’s Car: 1967 Pontiac Firebird GTO
At an auction, Homer buys the car of Snake, the famous “bully” of the series who has starred in several episodes.
This car is a clear animated interpretation of the 1967 Pontiac Firebirdwith the same headlights and frontal proportions.
Canyonero: Jeep Wagoneer
One of the most emblematic cars of the series comes from an episode where krusty the clown he advertises the van on his show. This truck has had constant appearances in the series: the Jeep Wagoneer
Truck in Red: Ford Aeromax
Last but not least, one of the emblematic transports of the series has been left: the Reda famous truck driver who suffers a cardiac arrest while in an eating competition with Homer.
Feeling guilty, Homer takes Red’s place to end the delivery and on the way they discover that the truck, model Ford AeroMaxis equipped with a system that allows it to handle itself.
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