This Restored 1963 Batmobile Could Cost You a Cool $500KWiredIn 1963, that roadster was a tricked-out Oldsmobile 88 that toured the country promoting All Star Dairies' Batman-themed ice cream. “Batman's Batmobile,” as local newspaper clippings referred to it, was created when All Star was an official DC Comics' ...
Local car auction to be filmed for History ChannelThe Desert SunFisker plans to auction his personal car — a one-off, custom designed car built on the 1972 Oldsmobile Toronado body and frame. It has been modified as topless — no soft convertible top or side windows — with a burgundy soft leather interior, 1970 ...
For Sale: The Original Batmobile You Never Knew ExistedJalopnikHoly insert clever auto auction pun here, Batman! The original ... As Supercompressor notes, this Batmobile — which bears a passing resemblance to the sleek coupe Batman drove in the 1940s comic books — is a 1956 Oldsmobile 88. It is the first car DC ...
First Batmobile Goes on Sale at Heritage Auctions OnlineBloombergThe custom-built car is based on a 1956 Oldsmobile 88 with a 324 Rocket engine, the website said. Bids may be submitted online up to 8 p.m. Pacific time on Dec. 5, the day before the live auction. The Dallas, Texas-based auction house said the antique ...and more »
Batmobile Up for Auction Soon in DallasKFDX“This is a great piece of lost Pop Culture and Americana,” said Margaret Barrett, Director of Entertainment and Music at Heritage Auctions. “After it was removed from the field, it went through a few owners before the most recent owner, Toy Car ...and more »