We recently got the chance to get an up-close look at the Batman Tumbler at a Dark Knight screening and snapped a few pictures for your viewing enjoyment. Continue reading to see more. Click here for first picture in gallery.

Overview

Think of the Tumbler as a sports car meets tank. According to director Christopher Nolan, six vehicles were built: four full-sized vehicles for exterior shots, one hydraulics-equipped model, and a 1/3-scale radio-controlled version for wide shots. In person, the Tumbler is quite massive to say the least. The full-sized version, pictured above, had a functional engine (V8?), along with suspension. If you missed the F1 car battle, please check below for a video.

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