Movies/Television: The Original Batmobile
You can't do an overview of Barris's career without mentioning his most famous creation: the Batmobile. Designed for the 1966 TV series Batman, it was based on the 1955 Lincoln Futura concept, which was valued at US$250,000 at the time. The Batmobile included a number of gadgets hidden under the entirely hand-made body. Though it may be hard to believe, it was completed in only three weeks.
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A 1967 Shelby GT500 Super Snake sold for $1.3 million. Do you think classic cars were made better than modern rides?
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- Yes, the quality of cars from the 1960s and '70s is the best
- No, modern technology makes cars better today
- Maybe, it's hard to say since most Canadians get a new car every 10 years