Authentic 1966 Batmobile

1966 Batmobile

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This is the ultimate Batman collectible. An Authentic 1966 Batmobile. How accurate is it? Well, it is so accurate that it requires almost a year to complete. It is an officially licensed, roadworthy replica of the Batmobile featured in the 1960s TV show.

This Batmobile is built on a custom Lincoln chassis, with a 430-horsepower, 383 Blueprint Crate engine and a Monster TH350 automatic transmission. It has a rear-facing propane tank that creates the afterburner effect and the vehicle’s cockpit has a blinking Batphone, switch-operated electric actuators that open the hood and trunk, and a rotating red beacon to alert citizens while in pursuit of criminals.

That’s not all. It has a glowing detect-a-scope screen, a Batbeam ray that rises from a hood-mounted antenna, and empty rear parachute packs. The vehicle’s exterior is just as impressive with the bubble-canopy windshields and chrome “rocket” tubes behind the rear windshield. It can be yours for $200,000 from Hammacher Schlemmer.

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Conner has been blogging for major internet publications since 2007, has authored several Sci-Fi novels and short stories and loves geek/tech toys. His latest project is a new geek toy store over at botropolis.ecrater.com where he hopes to make many geeks happy by making sure they stay young.

One Response to “Authentic 1966 Batmobile”

  1. This veer cool…but if its a replica then how can it be authentic?

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