The Batmobile is the automobile of DC Comics superhero Batman. The car has evolved along with the character from comic books to television and films reflecting evolving car technologies. Kept in the Batcave accessed through a hidden entrance, the gadget-laden car is used by Batman in his crime-fighting activities. The Batmobile made its first appearance in Detective Comics #27 (May, 1939). Then a sedan, it was simply referred to as “his car”.