Planet Series 1 #16 Drag n' Wheels

Published
December 1978
Page count
100
Cover price
0.75 AUD
Colour
Black & white
Size
Standard size
Interior paper
Newsprint
Cover stock
Glossy colour
Binding
Saddle-stitched
Format
Comic series
Branding
Planet Comics (2)
 
Planet Comics (2)

Credits

Editing
?

Issue contents Hide all

Show/hide Cover The Tire Wiper (Scot Jackson) Cover, 1 page

"Things are moving much to fast in the Evil Eye Scot Jackson is driving! See wild fights and flaming crashes in... "The Tire Wiper" "I... I'm going to fast...gotta back off!""

Featuring

Feature
Scot Jackson
Genre
Car

Reprint history

First print
United States
Drag n' Wheels (Charlton, 1968 series) #37 (November 1969)
The Tire Wiper
 (Charlton)
Show/hide 1. The Tire Wipers (Scot Jackson) Comic story, 12 pages

Featuring

Feature
Scot Jackson
Genre
Car

Credits

Script
Jack Keller
Art
Jack Keller (signed)
Editing
Sal Gentile

Reprint history

First print
United States
Drag n' Wheels (Charlton, 1968 series) #37 (November 1969)
The Tire Wipers
Show/hide 2. Weird Willy's Wild Wagen Comic story, 7 pages

Featuring

Genre
Car
Code
B-1779

Credits

Editing
Sal Gentile (Managing Editor)

Reprint history

First print
United States
Drag n' Wheels (Charlton, 1968 series) #32 (January 1969)
Weird Willy's Wild Wagen

Synopsis

Volkswagen versus dragster.

Show/hide 3. Stop, Thief! Comic story, 9 pages

Featuring

Genre
Car

Credits

Art
Jack Keller (signed)

Reprint history

First print
Unknown
Show/hide 4. Out of the Pits Comic story, 6 pages

Featuring

Genre
Car
Code
C-542

Credits

Editing
Sal Gentile

Reprint history

First print
United States
Drag n' Wheels (Charlton, 1968 series) #40 (April 1970)
Out of the Pits
Show/hide 5. Rabbits Can Run! Comic story, 6 pages
Show/hide 6. Ollie's Comet Comic story, 8 pages

Featuring

Genre
Car

Credits

Pencils
Charles Nicholas (signed)
Inks
Vince Alascia (signed)

Reprint history

First print
Unknown
Show/hide 7. Moment of Truth Comic story, 6 pages

Featuring

Genre
Car

Credits

Pencils
Charles Nicholas (signed)
Inks
Vince Alascia (signed)
Editing
Sal Gentile

Reprint history

First print
United States
Drag n' Wheels (Charlton, 1968 series) #39 (February 1970)
Moment of Truth
Also printed
Australia
Planet Series 1 (Murray, 1977 series) #16 ([December 1978]) —Drag n' Wheels

Synopsis

Red Heffords has a nasty wreck, gives up racing, then comes back and wins a big race.

Show/hide 8. Wastin' Time! Comic story, 6 pages
Show/hide 9. Hemi-Hurricane Comic story, 4 pages

Featuring

Genre
Car

Credits

Pencils
Charles Nicholas [as Nicholas] (signed)
Inks
Rocco "Rocke" Mastroserio [as Rocke] (signed)

Reprint history

First print
Unknown
Show/hide 10. The Furious 40! Comic story, 5 pages

Featuring

Genre
Car

Reprint history

First print
Unknown
Show/hide 11. The Shortest Way Comic story, 7 pages

Featuring

Genre
Car
Code
C-220

Credits

Pencils
Charles Nicholas
Inks
Vince Alascia
Editing
Sal Gentile

Reprint history

First print
United States
Drag n' Wheels (Charlton, 1968 series) #36 (September 1969)
The Shortest Way
Show/hide 12. Circle of Fire Comic story, 6 pages

Featuring

Genre
Car

Credits

Script
Joe Gill
Pencils
Don Perlin
Inks
Don Perlin ?
Editing
Sal Gentile

Reprint history

First print
United States
Drag n' Wheels (Charlton, 1968 series) #39 (February 1970)
Circle of Fire

Synopsis

Leo's car catches fire in a racing wreck. He then loses his nerve. He comes back and saves a man's life on the track.

Show/hide 13. Speedy Sam Comic story, 5 pages

Featuring

Genre
Car
Code
A-4590

Credits

Script
Joe Gill ?
Pencils
Bill Fraccio
Inks
Tony Tallarico
Letters
typeset
Editing
Pat Masulli

Reprint history

First print
United States
Drag-Strip Hotrodders (Charlton, 1963 series) #3 (April 1965)
Speedy Sam
Show/hide 14. War with the Warriors Comic story, 9 pages

Featuring

Genre
Car
Code
B-182

Credits

Pencils
Charles Nicholas
Inks
Vince Alascia
Letters
typeset
Editing
Pat Masulli (Executive Editor)
Dick Giordano (Managing Editor)

Reprint history

First print
United States
Teenage Hotrodders (Charlton, 1963 series) #20 (October 1966)
War with the Warriors

Notes

This comic was classifed as unrestricted in the Government Gazette of the State of New South Wales (Sydney), Friday 5 January 1979 (#3).

Status

This issue includes help from

  • Spiros Xenos

AusReprints ID

  • 41680

Entry created

  • 09/08/2009

Cover added

  • 24/10/2015

Index completed

  • 05/06/2010

Last updated

  • 02/09/2017