Failing, his demands not being met, being ordered around
Powers and abilities
Bounces out of control due to Flubber and has to be rescued by firemen (The Absent-Minded Professor) Cries in court (Son Of Flubber) Gets chased away by Herbie and multiple VWs and then gets arrested (Herbie Rides Again)
"Relax? How can I relax, you fat-head?" "Why, if you weren't deductible, I'd disown you!" "Alonzo Hawk can be betrayed, but he is never defeated!" "At the tender age of nineteen, I was the best known repossessor of cars west of the Mississippi. Hot-wire Hawk, they called me."
In Herbie Rides Again, he's also the main antagonist where he goes as a ruthless billionaire who makes a living destroying old buildings (some contains great history) to plan on building skyscrapers and shopping malls. He was going to destroy the Steinmetz Firehouse, home of Mrs. Steinmetz, the aunt of Tennessee Steinmetz, the mechanic of Herbie in The Love Bug, but got foiled by Herbie and many of his friends, including other Volkswagens.