The Batpod

Any dads, with kids that want to know a little more about the BatPod – definitely worth a look!

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Despite this iconic film (The Dark Knight) coming out nearly 10 years ago, it feels like a film that is as good today as the day it came out.

This for me, is in no part due to the brief appearance of the Batpod. I first saw this (after the film of course) at the MCN motorbike show at the NEC, and this thing is big!

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Batman first used the Pod when the Tumbler was irreparably damaged (after the joker fired an RPG at it).

Later it is used by Batman to reach Harvey Dent and / or Rachel Dawes.

The machine was created by Chris Corbould, and was made to feature soley in the film trilogy, (Chris has originally made 6 examples of the Batpod).

The chasis was fit with an intergrated exhaust system,  31″ hoosier racing tyres (these have would usually be used in sprint car races in…

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