Ford lincoln futura 1955. 1955 lincoln futura concept the original batmobile the ultimate car that struck awe in countless fans for a decade was originally a concept dubbed the lincoln futura. Lincoln was losing ground and needed something to catch the attention and imagination of magazines and newspapers to put lincoln back on the map. It was originally designed by ford motor company lead stylists bill schmidt and john najjar ferzely and built by ghia entirely by hand in turin italy at a cost of 250000 2013 equivalent.
Browse for the correct age level from the active listings to meet your needs. The 1955 lincoln futura was a prototype concept car designed by lincoln and built by ghia bodyworks in turin italy. The prototype for the original batmobile used in the 50s.
Designed by the lincoln division of ford motor company the futura was constructed entirely by hand in turin italy for an extreme 250000. The lincoln futura was a concept car designed by the lincoln division of ford motor company. The lincoln futura is a concept car promoted by fords lincoln brand designed by fords lead stylists bill schmidt and john najjar and hand built by ghia in turin italy at a cost of 250000 equivalent to 2300000 in 2018.
The lincoln futura concept car of 1955 made far more of an impression on the world than ford could ever have hoped for though not as a concept car it became the foundation for the first working model of a cultural icon the batmobile. 2100000 and displayed on the auto show circuit in 1955. Learn about the 1955 lincoln futuras end.