Polish Lego fan Sariel's created an outstanding bit of vehicular design with this teeny Batpod from The Dark Knight - not only is it made entirely out of Lego and Technic pieces, it's fully powered for R/C control and flashing lights too.
Click to viewWhile the vehicular star of The Dark Knight may be the product of millions of dollars of Wayne Enterprises' R&D work in the movie itself, the reality of the Bat-Pod's creation is much more down to earth: the bike's makers simply stole the wheels from the Batmobile and set to work.
Batman's new mode of transport, the Bat-Pod, is clearly being used as one of the selling points of The Dark Knight. It appears on two of the posters and in the trailer for the movie. But who created this souped-up motorbike? A comparison between the movie and futuristic Bat-comic Batman: Year One Hundred suggests that…