About[edit | edit source]
The Homer (also known as "The Car Built for Homer") was a car designed by Homer when his half-brother, Herb, gave Homer a job at Powell Motors. It is a parody/exaggeration of the Edsel, a similarly disastrous automobile designed by Ford Motor Company.
Appearances[edit | edit source]
Jobs Involved[edit | edit source]
- Drink Beer - 4h
Gil Deal Dialogue[edit | edit source]
|"Powerful like a gorilla, yet soft and yielding like a Nerf Ball. This car’ll get ya anywhere you want to go!"|
|"Yes way! Also, it was designed by a former mental patient!"|
|"And believe me, it shows!"|
Offer accepted[edit | edit source]
|"Congratulations on your purchase."|
|"Did I mention it comes with somebody’s garage door opener?"|
Offer declined[edit | edit source]
|"This deathtrap of a car is going to be the ruin of old Gil!"|
Trivia[edit | edit source]
- The Homer first appeared in the episode Oh Brother, Where Art Thou?
- It was a playable vehicle in The Simpsons Road Rage and The Simpsons: Hit and Run games.
- The price of The Homer being 82 Donuts is a reference to the car's price in the show, which is $82,000.
- Only one can be purchased.