Batmobile Comparisons
The #1 Batmobile
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Date built October 1965
Builder Barris Kustom City
Construction Steel
Chassis 1955 Lincoln Futura concept car
Engine 390ci V-8
Transmission Auto on the floor
Weight 5500 lb
Reason created Batman TV show
Unique feature Originally built in 1954
Hood Opens near canopy area
Trunk Yes
Year exterior flocked 1970's
Interior details Roll top dash
Steering Wheel Currently, a modified 1958 Edsel
Rims 15x7 single rib Rader cast-alloy five spoke
Bat-hub on rims Flat metal
Exterior door handles Yes
Headlights Yes
Canopy Trim Chrome
Beacon Cage design Conical Shaped with 12 vertical slats
Lights on Roll bar Originally Red/Red combo
Last known year restored Paint in the early 2000's
Current Location Phoenix, Arizona
Current Owner Rick Champagne
Last sale price $4,200,000
Tires Firestone Wide Oval
Replica #2
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Date built November 1966
Builder Barris Kustom City
Construction Fiberglass
Chassis 1965-1966 Ford Galaxie
Engine 390ci V-8
Transmission Auto on the floor
Weight 3800 lb
Reason created Exhibition/Touring
Unique feature Last replica that was owned by Barris
Hood Tilt-up front end
Trunk None
Year exterior flocked 1968
Interior details Padded dash/sparse int.
Steering Wheel 1958 Edsel
Rims 15x7 single rib Rader cast-alloy five spoke
Bat-hub on rims Casted concave aluminum
Exterior door handles None
Headlights None
Canopy Trim Black
Beacon Cage design Cylindrical with 8 vertical slats
Lights on Roll bar Originally Red/Red combo
Last known year restored Unknown
Current Location Virginia
Current Owner Dr. Dave Anderson
Last sale price Unknown
Tires Firestone Wide Oval Redline
Replica #3
replica 3 comparison chart
Date built November 1966
Builder Barris Kustom City
Construction Fiberglass
Chassis 1966 Ford Galaxie 7-Litre
Engine 352ci V-8 (original)
Transmission Originally a manual 4spd & changed to a C-4 automatic
Weight 3800 lb
Reason created Exhibition/Touring
Unique feature Was missing its rear canopy for years
Hood Tilt-up front end
Trunk Yes
Year exterior flocked Mid-70's
Interior details Padded dash/sparse int.
Steering Wheel A modified 1958 Edsel
Rims 15x7 single rib Rader cast-alloy five spoke
Bat-hub on rims Casted concave aluminum
Exterior door handles Yes, but non-operational
Headlights Yes
Canopy Trim Black
Beacon Cage design Cylindrical with 12 vertical slats
Lights on Roll bar Originally Yellow/Red combo
Last known year restored 2014
Current Location New Jersey
Current Owner Morris Family
Last sale price $600,000
Tires Firestone Wide Oval Redline
Replica #4
replica 4 comparison chart
Date built November 1966
Builder Barris Kustom City
Construction Fiberglass
Chassis 1965-66 Ford Galaxie
Engine 427ci V-8
Transmission Auto on the floor
Weight 3800 lb
Reason created Exhibition/Touring
Unique feature Seen on the Batman TV show in '67
Hood Tilt-up front end
Trunk None
Year exterior flocked Around 1968
Interior details Padded dash/sparse int.
Steering Wheel 1958 Edsel
Rims 15x7 single rib Rader cast-alloy five spoke
Bat-hub on rims Casted concave aluminum
Exterior door handles Yes, but non-operational
Headlights None
Canopy Trim Black
Beacon Cage design Cylindrical with 12 vertical slats
Lights on Roll bar Originally Red/Yellow combo
Last known year restored 2015
Current Location Henderson, NV
Current Owner Doug Jackson
Last sale price $217,000
Tires Firestone Wide Oval Redline
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