Thursday, July 09, 2015

A 1966 Batmobile Tribute Car That Will Miss 2015 Comic-Con

Batmobile tribute registered as a 1975 Lincoln in California and is 100% street legal. Image Credit Craigslist

A 1966 Batmobile Tribute Car That Will Miss 2015 Comic-Con

Comic-Con is being held in San Diego where many exhibits that feature 3D physical representations of transportation devices depicted in cartoon graphic format are on display for all to fantasize about and see.

The Megabots founders are the top geeks in the country now. What better place for them to be than Comic-Con in San Diego. Image Credit: Luigi Lugmayr via I4U News

It's funny how the timing through a For Sale offer of can trigger off a life of its own. Take, for example, this Craigslist posting about the offer of a 1966 Batmobile tribute car.

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If this had been available just a couple of months before, it may very well have been on display this weekend at Comic-Con to a welcoming crowd.

'66 Batmobile tribute interior. Image Credit: Craigslist

This excerpted and edited from Craigslist -

 1966 Batmobile Tribute Newly Built - $125,000.00

1966 Batmobile tribute car (Riverside). If you don't have 5 million laying around for the original, then, here is a chance to own the ultimate tribute car.

This amazing vehicle was just completed and features a brand new crate Chevy 350 with rebuilt 400 transmission. This car is smog exempt as it is titled as a 1975 Lincoln.

The brakes, lines, electrical, and rear drivetrain are all freshly done. Tires are brand new. The car has a custom built radiator with dual electric fans for ultimate cooling of the engine, go ahead, do a parade in the hot sun, it can take it.

Action-packed, sculpted rear-end of the Batmobile recreation/tribute. Image Credit: Craigslist

The car features a working rear booster, well, flame thrower out the rear and telescoping radar antenna. The interior was custom done in leather by a well known upholstery king Bob's Auto Upholstery who has done many vehicles for celebrities and TV cars.

This car is California plated and street legal! It also has a back up camera, custom aluminum 16 gallon racing fuel cell, and finished trunk area.

You will pay 120k just to have a 75% completed car and still have to drop another 15k to get it like this one.

NO EXPENSE was spared.

This vehicle is in demand and with next year marking the 50th anniversary of the original series - IMDB Batman (1966–1968) TV Series  |  TV-G  |  30 min  |  Action, Adventure, Comedy - this car will make lots of money in rentals and the prices will just keep going up.
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If one wishes to collect interesting cars and be involved in the event appearance business, or just cruise around in a head-turning car that is completely street-legal. Then this random offer may be just for you.

After all, Comic-Con is just one year away!

... notes from The EDJE

TAGS: Batman, Batmobile, Street Legal, newly built, Comic-Con, TV Series, The EDJE