Holy Bat-Dollars! 1960s Batmobile Sells For $4.6 Million!

television-news-and-talkTHR reported Saturday that one of the 1960’s Batmobiles from the hit Batman live-action TV series was just auctioned off for a whopping $4.6 Million dollars! The report also goes on to discuss the history and story behind the famous crime fighting mobile. “In late 1965, 20th Century Fox Television and William Dozier’s Greenway Productions contacted vehicle customizer George Barris and asked him to produce a Batmobile for the upcoming TV series. With only 15 days and $15,000 budget to build a Batmobile, Barris decided to transform the Lincoln Futura concept car into what is now widely recognized as the original and iconic crime-fighting vehicle.” (Via: SuperHeroHype)


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