Comments - Batmobile and Batcycle Up for Auction

Published: Nov 15, 2012
Description: There's no shortage of cars we lusted after when we were kids, but few draw the kind of awe in children's eyes quite like the Batmobile. The kids growing up today may long to drive the Tumbl...
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James Keeler Nov 17, 2012
Hey Guy's, get your history straight. The original Batmobile was built by George Barris using Ford Motor Companies Lincoln Futura concept car. I saw it at Barris' shop before he customized it into the Batmobile. It was NOT built on a Cadillac chassis as your article claims. Jim Keeler
Cliff Gardiner Jr Nov 15, 2012
The show became very popular and 4 more cars were made of fiberglass off mold of the original to be shown at car shows and one was set up as a drag racer.
Cliff Gardiner Jr Nov 15, 2012
Wrong! The Batmobile was built on the Futura concept. Not a 59 Caddy. George Barris bought it from ford. He painted it red and used it in a Dinah Shore movie before transforming it into the beautiful Batmobile.
Alex Medvedev Nov 16, 2012
Such joke looking
Description: The actual car used remains in the private collection of George Barris, who built the car for the studio and cleverly retained ownership, valued today at $2.5 million. This painstaking reproduction, h...
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Description: As if that weren't enough to entice the nostalgic among collectors, the lot also includes the original Batcycle. Based on a 1965 Harley-Davidson motorbike with side-car (you know, for Robin), the...
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Alex Medvedev Nov 16, 2012
So old school
Kyle Malcomson Nov 15, 2012
Does it come with a utility belt
Cody Gillard Nov 15, 2012
This brings back movie memories
Amer Tawil Nov 15, 2012
This cars rear looks like they got the idea from Plymouth's turbine car
Jordan Jackson Nov 15, 2012
Nothing quite says "your just the sidekick" like having to ride in the side car, lol
Oleg Odessit Nov 15, 2012
No wonder he turn gay
Ivan Ryzhov Nov 15, 2012
Lol love how batman gets the bike but robin has to sit in the sidecar
Alex Medvedev Nov 16, 2012
Or ham
Ada Onwukaike Nov 15, 2012
Wow! That's monster emus!
Oleg Odessit Nov 15, 2012
There is a compass on the dash, thats what i call GPS))
Ernie Lemus Nov 15, 2012
That's a 1959-1960 impala speedo.
Ivan Ryzhov Nov 15, 2012
Now that is sweet speedo placement
Ernie Lemus Nov 15, 2012
Yup it's pulled right from an impala. Pretty cool.