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Hot Wheels Elite: 1989 Movie Batmobile

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Aww- no luv for the Tumbler?

Aww- no luv for the Tumbler?

But seriously, the '89 Batmobile was sweet. (Although I kinda dug the flash of the Kilmer version.)

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Posted by EVA_Unit_4A on 30 March, 2011 - 22:04
well

Have a review for tumbler in Ben's cue to edit/check, love the design and the hot toy version...the Hotwheels elite was just a relabeled normal version:(

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Posted by AJProDie-Cast on 30 March, 2011 - 22:08
With the exception of the

With the exception of the rear engine bay access, grey hue & gold chrome. I'm sure the 1989 release is identical in quality... either way, this is my favourite Batmobile, period.

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Posted by north-exit on 31 March, 2011 - 04:04
agreed

I agree about the regular 1989...just sold mine long ago...not sure if the inside cockpit was just as detailed

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Posted by AJProDie-Cast on 31 March, 2011 - 17:14
guns

Do the guns rotate by spring/button release or do you manually rotate them into place?
Great view. looks slick!

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Posted by kidchuckle on 31 March, 2011 - 18:46
manual

have to flip by hand, but easily

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Posted by AJProDie-Cast on 31 March, 2011 - 22:17
Still the one!

I still dig this design, despite the oddball additions in Batman Returnslike the rotating lift and bat-missile form.
I imagine when this toy is placed on a black background, the grey tone would make it look "lit-up" like in all those publicity photos with Keaton, Burton and Furst. But the gold trim is just wrong to me and kills any desire for me to pick this up. :-(

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Posted by Super Poseable on 1 April, 2011 - 01:11
 
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