Oval is a member of the Street Speed Mini-Con Team who turns into a car.
Armada biography: The three vehicles in the Street Speed Mini-Con Team all have one thing in common: the ability to work with precision at record-breaking speeds. Their turbo-charged escape capabilities make them key elements in Autobot reconnaissance missions, and they gladly race to the front line in battles against the Decepticon forces!
Cybertron biography: The talent of the members of the Street Speed Mini-Con Team for working in tandem while racing at top speed across a battlefield or crowded city freeway has made them invaluable as spies and scouts for the Autobots. All three are in love with racing, and they sometimes disappear for weeks to compete in the Speed Planet rally circuit.
Backtrack and Oval first appeared in Transformers: Armada episode #17, "Conspiracy" in the possession of the Decepticons.
Oval appeared in issue #9 of the Transformers: Armada comic, appearing among the Mini-Cons living on Earth's moon. In issue #11 the Mini-Con base on the moon was attacked by the Decepticons. Oval and other Mini-Cons escaped in a rocket to Earth. In issue #12 the rocket crashed in Alaska. In issue #14 the Mini-Cons were recovered, reactivated and brought to the Autobot base. In issue #18 Oval was among the Mini-Cons who helped Over-Run use the Mini-Con Matrix to defeat Unicron.
Oval had a biography printed in the Dreamwave Production series Transformers: Armada - More Than Meets The Eye.
- Armada Street Speed Mini-Con Team (2002)
- A new mold.
- Cybertron Street Speed Mini-Con Team (2005)
- A slight remold and recolor of Armada Street Speed team, with Backtrack and Oval swapping molds.