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Date: 07/18/11 09:11 AM

35 Responses to World`s Only REAL Turbine Powered Batmobile

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    kitteh9lives Female 70 & Over
    8012 posts
    July 18, 2011 at 9:09 am
    Link: World`s Only REAL Turbine Powered Batmobile - Powered by a military spec Boeing turboshaft engine driving the rear wheels through a semi automatic gearbox.Kick ass
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    Buzzard250 Male 18-29
    342 posts
    July 18, 2011 at 9:21 am
    But whats the ipad for?
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    lancelot Male 30-39
    50 posts
    July 18, 2011 at 9:28 am
    ipad = even Batman gets lost!
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    freddyferret Male 40-49
    11744 posts
    July 18, 2011 at 9:29 am
    Now THAT is suh-weet! I`m kind of surprised it`s street legal though, unless he was just driving it out there anyway.
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    Angelmassb Male 18-29
    15512 posts
    July 18, 2011 at 9:31 am
    That will keep you unnoticed. I wonder how fast that noisy cricket can get?
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    tedgp Male 30-39
    3287 posts
    July 18, 2011 at 9:37 am
    That thing wouldnt go fast at all. Once it hits a certain speed it would just flip.
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    tlshaman Male 13-17
    378 posts
    July 18, 2011 at 9:44 am
    It`s the Scout from TF2 !!
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    DinnerTime Male 18-29
    6 posts
    July 18, 2011 at 9:45 am
    Neighbors hate this guy
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    Gerry1of1 Male 50-59
    35649 posts
    July 18, 2011 at 9:53 am

    one speed bump and you`d bottom out.
    Or any driveway with a slope.

    this is the only true batmobile. all others are imitation

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    bliznik Male 30-39
    716 posts
    July 18, 2011 at 10:06 am
    I wonder how difficult it is to stop...
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    DJDoubleb Male 30-39
    382 posts
    July 18, 2011 at 10:08 am
    HAHA Gerry`s old.
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    Oldfrt Male 50-59
    746 posts
    July 18, 2011 at 10:12 am
    All he needs now is the atomic batteries and Robin to do the checklist.

    Atomic batteries to power!
    Turbines to speed!
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    MrHoobToYou Male 40-49
    405 posts
    July 18, 2011 at 10:18 am
    If he needed to get away in a hurry, he would be screwed.
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    TypicalJerk Male 18-29
    533 posts
    July 18, 2011 at 10:43 am
    lol. He said TURBAN powered. I bet it`s killer on the fuel. :o
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    jinxiejae Female 30-39
    2928 posts
    July 18, 2011 at 11:22 am
    awww i wanted to see him punch it into top speed.
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    auburnjunky Male 30-39
    10338 posts
    July 18, 2011 at 12:50 pm
    The Tumbler makes this look like a kid`s toy.
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    CoyoteKing Male 18-29
    2988 posts
    July 18, 2011 at 1:45 pm
    doesnt look very fast. maybe it can reach a high top speed but doesnt seem to have very fast acceleration. then again, it could just be that he drives like a grandma....
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    Fatninja01 Male 30-39
    25348 posts
    July 18, 2011 at 3:09 pm
    I have always liked that bat mobile the best
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    bacon_pie Male 30-39
    3062 posts
    July 18, 2011 at 3:45 pm
    i would`ve pooed myself if i saw that thing coming. almost like the time a guy pulled up beside me in a replica general lee. now that was awesome.
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    LuckyDave Male 18-29
    675 posts
    July 18, 2011 at 4:18 pm
    It would certainly keep people from tailgating.
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    thefewUSMC22 Male 18-29
    8 posts
    July 18, 2011 at 4:28 pm
    @coyoteking well no sh/it he`s on a public road, he`s not gonna just give it a sh/it ton of power cause I bet he`d wreck it. Take it to the salt flats and I bet that thing could take off quick.
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    SomeShoes Male 13-17
    2056 posts
    July 18, 2011 at 5:15 pm
    I wanted to see him max out
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    test-user564 Male 18-29
    491 posts
    July 18, 2011 at 7:16 pm
    if its anything like the military turbine engines then it takes a couple gallons just to start it up.
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    Batmanners Male 18-29
    4009 posts
    July 18, 2011 at 8:03 pm
    I`m MUCH MUCH more intrigued by the red car with white stripes in his garage.

    My first guess was a Ferrari 250 GTO... but It isn`t, the rear isn`t right, at all... Then I guessed maybe a Jaguar E-Type...not sure why you`d give what comes to my mind when I think of British cars, a red paint job... British Racing Green for good british cars...

    Can anyone else haphazard a guess?
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    Batmanners Male 18-29
    4009 posts
    July 18, 2011 at 8:05 pm
    Also : It isn`t an E-Type, I know it isn`t, but it`s just what came to mind.
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    Batmanners Male 18-29
    4009 posts
    July 18, 2011 at 8:18 pm
    Many people don`t know that back in the olden days of racing, Countries were assigned a color to signify the origin of the vehicle, not the driver.

    That is the reason many Italian Auto makers use red as a default paint color (Rosso Corsa/Racing Red); Ferrari, Alfa Romeo, as an hommage to those days.

    UK was given a dark green, British Racing Green.

    Germany was white or silver, or shiny white? I believe that is why Mercedez-Benz and BMW has many cars in that color (coincidence, or maybe just because it looks professional, engineered, like the way the cars are made).

    USA was given white with blue racing stripes. You`ll find these on the Shelby Cobra, the Ford GT, the Dodge Viper and the Corvette (and a few others, but none come to mind).

    I don`t know any others. I`m sure there`s a site somewhere that lists them all off with details, but I just found this was cool and fun info.
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    Shaunoli Male 30-39
    64 posts
    July 18, 2011 at 8:36 pm
    that was annoying
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    hvf26 Male 18-29
    192 posts
    July 18, 2011 at 8:46 pm
    thats pretty darn cool, i`d want to see it do a top speed run

    lol if it was used as the actual bat mobile, he wouldnt need any weapons- it would just deafen all his foes
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    yudontn0me Male 18-29
    845 posts
    July 18, 2011 at 9:43 pm
    that was the lamest worlds only turbine powered bat mobile ive ever seen.
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    TheWaffle Male 18-29
    117 posts
    July 18, 2011 at 10:02 pm
    @Batmanners- I would be one of those that didn`t know. Good info!

    @yudontn9me- I completely agree.
    What the hell is the point of making such a badass car just to cruise around in? Take it to a strip and see what it can do! I`m too lazy to see if there`s a vid of that; if there is, iab should have posted it instead of this.
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    Weakmonkey Male 18-29
    190 posts
    July 18, 2011 at 11:43 pm
    That was like a giant case of blue balls. I got so excited, just to be completely let down. Wtf is the point of a turbine powered car if you arent going to use it.
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    phoneybone Male 18-29
    1744 posts
    July 19, 2011 at 1:22 am
    Batmobile from that movie was the best one ever; why did they destroy it!?
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    xCYBERDYNEx Male 18-29
    4903 posts
    July 19, 2011 at 3:27 am
    couldn`t sneak up on anyone in that thing
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    Draculya Male 40-49
    14449 posts
    July 19, 2011 at 8:17 am
    diggin` that Bristol
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    PoopNoodle Male 40-49
    400 posts
    July 20, 2011 at 12:16 am
    There is *nothing* I wouldn`t give to own that car

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