Another Mexican Batmobile
I Love Batmobiles! I don't know
why. I just do. Probably cuz when I was a kid, I had a Batmobile pedal
car. It was the grandest thing! When ya pedaled away, there was a static
generator located at the back of the car that caused sparks to fly from
the rear. It was the best!
Now this toy comes in your typical
Mexican bootleg toy packaging. A cardboard card stapled to a plastic bag.
Y'know, the artwork on the card has a signature located just below the
front tire of the motorcycle. I wonder if the art was hijacked from somewhere?
Or maybe the bootleggers artist wanted to make sure he got credit for his
|The Batmobile measures just over six inches in length. The sticker on the rear of the toy says Bat Man under the logo.There's no steering wheel and no windshield on the car. Guess the bootleggers didn't have the molds for them. Or maybe it would have driven up the cost of the toy.||
|This particular package has two
Batman figures in the car. As you can see, the bootleggers didn't even
bother to remove the extra plastic when the figures were taken out of the
Other packages have a lousy looking Robin figure in it.
Well, for all it's cheesiness,
this is a totally fun addition to my collection. Y'know, the Mexican
bootlegs tend to be really, really crappy pieces of junk. But that's
probably why they have a special place in my heart.