Tag Archives: Batman

Why Did Batman Lie About The Transmission In The Tumbler? 

An important discussion arose in the Jalopnik pod this week: why, in Batman Begins, did Batman ask then-Sgt. Jim Gordon if he could drive stick before he got into the Tumbler Batmobile, when there’s no way the Tumbler Batmobile has a manual transmission? Why would Batman just lie like that?

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Rare Adam West PSA Will Make You Miss the Bright Knight Batman Even More

If you’re a fan of the 1966 Batman show, the first thing that will hit you as you watch Adam West in this retro PSA is a strong wave of nostalgia. There he is, smooth as a silk Bat-cape, purring through his lines about pedestrian traffic safety. But, by the time the clip ends, things feel unexpectedly weird.

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The Best-Ever Real World Batmobile Comes From An Ex-Koenigsegg Engineer

Caresto is a Swedish company that specializes in automotive design, development, and building prototype cars. If you could do all those things, and you told me you wouldn’t at least want to try building a Batmobile , I’d have trouble believing you, especially now that Caresto has built what may be the most amazing actual, drive-able Batmobile ever.

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You Can Use Google Street View To Explore Batman’s Lair

Google has partnered up with Warner Brothers to help promote Batman v Superman. In what’s a pretty drastic lapse in security, you can now explore Batman’s lair through Google Street View.

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Quick, Robin! To This Batman and Superman Gold Box!

Quick, Robin! To This Batman and Superman Gold Box!
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With Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice a few days away, stock up on Batman and Superman Blu-rays, comics, figures, and more in today’s Gold Boxes. [Batman Blu-rays/Superman Blu-rays/Batman and Superman Items]

Note that this is annoyingly three separate Gold Boxes, so you’ll need to click around to see everything.

Let us know what you’re picking up in the comments.

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Batman And James Bond Sort Of Drive The Same Car 

Batman V Superman: Dawn of Justice comes out on March 25. While we wait for that, I’ve spotted something in the marketing for the new superhero film that ties Batman to James Bond in a very Aston Martin-y, very Jalop way.

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The Jeep Renegade Dawn Of Justice Edition Is The Lamest Batmobile Ever

The Jeep Renegade is a lovely car that totally pulls off its “off-roader” costume. But Batman driving it through an action scene with a dinky-ass blinker light on the roof is officially trying too hard.

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This Arkham Knight Batmobile Go-Kart Is Worthy of All Your Envy

Tearing through your town in a full-size replica of the tank-like Batmobile that Batman drives in the Arkham Knight game is sure to get you pulled over in no time. But a smaller go-kart version of that same Batmobile? Your local police might just ask to take it for a spin.

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Infographic: The evolution of the Batmobile

What’s your favorite Batmobile? They all have their own charm, don’t they? The Tumbler was brute force bicep flexing whilst kissing bad ass. The 60’s Batmobile was fanciful and fun and totally goofy but cool in all the right ways. But my favorite is probably the Batmobile from the Tim Burton movies. It’s slick and mysterious and what I think of when I think of the Batmobile.

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The Batman V. Superman Batmobile Is In Good Company

Warner Brothers Studios just added the Batman V. Superman: Dawn Of Justice Batmobile to their picture-car vault, where it joins its bat-tastic brethren for the first time as part of the studio tour.

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