Now that Julian Assange is holed up inside the Ecuadorian embassy like he's a Bond villain trying to hide in his secret lair deep in the bowels of an Icelandic volcano, he must be trying to come up with his next scheme to escape the British authorities. The UK wants to extradite him to Sweden on account of alleged sex crimes. Assange, the shadowy founder of Wikileaks, has insisted that the U.S. has pressured Britain to extradite him to Sweden as a way of getting back at him for leaking diplomatic cables, a plot worthy of any action movie villain.
If Batman can use the Batmobile to drive across rooftops and jump over chasms, Assange could probably do the same and use the Batmobile to whisk him to the airport under cover of shadow. To make it work, though, Assange would have to wear a mask and cape. Worst case scenario, the coppers spot him leaving the embassy in the newly christened Assangemobile, and he still gets away, just after an awesome car chase. In the event of a chase, the London PD would probably misidentify the Assangemobile as a tank.
While Assange is safe for now in the Ecuadorian embassy where he is seeking asylum, he's stuck there with no way out of the country. There is a car waiting outside of the building, presumably for when Assange wants to do a runner, but it seems likely that the authorities would stop the car to arrest him on the way to the airport. If this were an action movie, though, Assange would have a few choices of car that might make his escape a bit easier.
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Here are five fictional cars Julian Assange could use to make his getaway if they were real.