No one rules the streets of Gotham City like Batman. His road vehicles are tricked out with rocket boosters, weaponry, and so much more. But Batman is a fictional super hero -- none of his gear is real, right? Think again! Explore the real-world science and engineering that has inspired the Dark Knight's Batmobile and Batcycle.
Includes bibliographical references (page 31) and index.
Super hero wheels -- Performance standards -- Tricks of the trade -- Superstrong and secure -- Driver interface -- Engaging the enemy.