Articles Tagged ‘Adam West’

Original Batmobile sells for a whopping $4.2m

Posted by // January 22nd, 2013 // Product Design

The original Batmobile, used by Adam West in the 1966–1968 live action television show, has sold for an astonishing $4.2m (£2.6m) at a US auction. The vehicle is a customised 1955 Lincoln Futura concept car, originally created by Ford Motor Company & built in Italy at a reported cost of $250,000. The Batmobile was created by car-customiser George Barris, who spent little over three weeks in 1965…