Batmobile Builder George Barris Loved Fords
Batman’s Batmobile, The Munster’s Coach, Drag-U-La and the Beverly Hillbillies Jalopy, were just some of the radical rides built by custom car legend George Barris.
Sometimes the hardest part of a build is just getting started.
Different people treat their projects in very different ways. Some people look at their ongoing build as a “side project” that they are simply doing for fun.
Bubba Hines is working on a 1977 F-150, which came with the amazing paint job pictured here!
Hagerty didn’t want just any project. Your average truck build was too boring. There needed to be more of a challenge. And after some brainstorming, a beautiful 1/2-ton Ford pickup from the ’40s took shape at the Hershey Swap Meet in Pennsylvania.