A sturdy die-cast number, it was very faithful to the TV car and could even fire plastic rockets out the back and had a retractable blade that popped out of the front. It's a favorite collectible of fans of a certain age, for sure. I still have mine -- along with Corgi's Batboat and Batcopter! But pictures of these great toys still catch my eye when I come across them online.
Below is a great batch, along with a couple of print ads for the toys, and images of some of the small Bat-vehicles Corgi produced.
We'll spotlight Corgi's James Bond vehicles at some point, too!
|Notice the Batman figure on the bottom of the car.
|This decal was packaged with Corgi's Batmobile toy in the 70s.
As a special bonus: Here's a 1980s TV ad plugging Corgi toys, including Bat vehicles: