But he comes and goes quickly, as Austin is outfitted for a trip to 1975 by Basil (Michael York) with a pimpmobile
and Mack threads in order to make a grand entrance at Gotham's Studio 69.
Finding that his father Nigel (Michael Caine) has been kidnapped and taken into the past, Powers climbs into his flares and Pimpmobile
to join battle.
Rather than adopt this style ostentatiously, G-Funk evokes its stony coolness, replacing the pimpmobile
with the low-riders' saloon.
And the Madchester muso says he's planning on bringing his new pimpmobile
to Scotland,as soon as he gets it on the road.
And, as Packer shows, the conspicuousness of black car culture--as manifested by low-riding pimpmobiles
, popularized in part by 1970s blaxploitation film, as well as by flashy rims, stereos, and other accessories--has frequently made black drivers targets of police repression while fueling racist discourse about black fiscal irresponsibility (Packer 2008, 198-230).
PimpZilla represents the luxurious, furcoated [sic] dashboards of seventies pimpmobiles
. You could also think of this theme as a high-fashion web accessoire [sic].The Gucci or Versace of webbrosing [sic]!