Corgi Toys 267 Batmobile
Batman's Batmobile by Corgi Toys, No. 267. Very near mint/boxed. Most sought-after 1st issue, correct without tow hook. With full Secret Instruction Packet. & card packing ring. From The Reference Collection. Starting bid £500. Please note that QDT apply 12.5% buyer's commission.
This early issue, gloss black Batmobile has an attractive high gloss finish. Bright chrome at cockpit and launch tubes. Intact blue tinted glass. Intact aerial. Bright bat logos on the wheels, bright gold surround, and complete and bright Bat logos at both sides of the Batmobile. Suspension on all four wheels notably. Fine original tyres.
In very close to mint condition!
A couple of minor marks and scrupulous examination finds a touch-in to one of the rear fins( possibly factory) and an extra sweep of lighter black alongside one of the side wings. A little lighter mark/touch-in on one side.
All functions operate well; chain cutter, rocket launcher and pulsating flame.
Inner card plinth is complete, with lots of atmospheric artwork. Barely any wear at all.
Reverse shows a couple of light creases:
The Secret Instruction Packet has been opened carefully and inside are the Secret Instructions, cloth badge (so often missing), and 12 original missiles on the sprue. Extra Features Slip too.
All these accessories are the originals and not later reproduction items.
The outer box presents well with lots of vivid atmospheric artwork. Minor age/handling wear.