Wednesday 22 November 2017

Car fanatic builds 'Batmobile' replica for almost €9,000

A man works on a
A man works on a "Batmobile" replica on the outskirts of Shanghai. Reuters/Carlos Barria
Li Weilei, the owner of the replica and a local businessman, uses his spare time and money to build replicas like the "Batmobile", Formula One cars and "Transformers" for rent or sale. Reuters/Carlos Barria
Li spent around 75,000 yuan ($12,000) to build the model. Reuters/Carlos Barria
Li Weilei working on his replica "Batmobile". Reuters/Carlos Barria
Painting the "Batmobile" replica. Reuters/Carlos Barria
The $12,000 Batmobile. Reuters/Carlos Barria
Li Weilei, the owner of the replica is a Chinese businessman. Reuters/Carlos Barria

A Chinese car fanatic has spent €8,800 building his very own "Batmobile".

Li Weilei uses his spare time and money to build replicas like the "Batmobile", Formula One cars and "Transformers".

The Chinese businessman then rents or sells the cars.

Li spent around  75,000 yuan ($12,000) to build the model.   

Reuters

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