The original Bat Mobile was put on the auction block recently, bringing in a ton of money in the process. The cool car was created by George Barris, who was known for making great cars during the 1960s. Some wondered how much anyone would pay for the car, but some felt that it was going to go for big money.
The guy who came through on the deal, Rick Champagne, has openly identified himself as the person who bought the car. He owns a logistics company in Arizona and is proud of his new purchase.
“The energy in that room was just electric. We haven’t experienced anything like that since the Futurliner,” Jackson said.