Where are all the flying cars????

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Where are all the flying cars????

PostBy: billlindley On: Thu Jan 29, 2009 4:02 pm

Remember in the 80’s many SCI-FI movies showed a very dark and bleak future (at the time the future was 2000. Well they hit that right on the head, I mean the world is in a funk to say the least. My question is where the heck are all the flying cars. We should be buzzing around and beating all this traffic by flying over or under everyone else.
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Re: Where are all the flying cars????

PostBy: Devil505 On: Thu Jan 29, 2009 4:09 pm

I don't even want to share the road with most of the Bozo's on the road, let alone have them hurtling over my head in a fast hunk of metal while they are drunk & talking on their cell phone! :fear:
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Re: Where are all the flying cars????

PostBy: PC 12-47E On: Thu Jan 29, 2009 4:19 pm

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Re: Where are all the flying cars????

PostBy: lincolnmania On: Thu Jan 29, 2009 5:13 pm

who will fix the flying cars?
these newer grounded cars are bad enough
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Re: Where are all the flying cars????

PostBy: WNY On: Thu Jan 29, 2009 5:53 pm

A guy just posted this on my Mach 1 Site, here a Flying Mach 1....hahaha.
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Re: Where are all the flying cars????

PostBy: Matthaus On: Thu Jan 29, 2009 7:32 pm

Travis Pastrana did some fancy flying in a rally car.
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Re: Where are all the flying cars????

PostBy: steveyrock On: Fri Jan 30, 2009 6:26 am

When will those magical plug in pickup trucks be available? Like the one in that reallity.org commercial next to the electric generating windmill. I want to get my 03 GMC retro fitted so I can recharge it with electric like the old guy does his 90s something Ford in the commercial.Drive all over hells half acre and then load up with 3000 lbs of coal without useing any gas.
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Re: Where are all the flying cars????

PostBy: stovepipemike On: Tue Feb 03, 2009 10:31 am

I finally figured out where the flying cars went.They were put on the back burner.They have good company however,joining them are the Dick Tracey wrist radios,the temporary added gasoline tax to help pay for the Korean War[never got removed yet deep on the back burner] and the electric meter blank off devices, [since as soon as we allowed nuclear generating stations to be built,electricity would be so cheap that it would not pay the utility to read a meter and send a bill]. There is plenty of fiction to go around especially these present times. Mike
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Re: Where are all the flying cars????

PostBy: billlindley On: Wed Feb 04, 2009 11:37 am

Devil505 wrote:I don't even want to share the road with most of the Bozo's on the road, let alone have them hurtling over my head in a fast hunk of metal while they are drunk & talking on their cell phone! :fear:



:lol: I couldn't help but think about this post this morning trying to get to work in this snow. I can only imagine the carnage if there were muliple levels of traffic flying around :lol:
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Re: Where are all the flying cars????

PostBy: coaledsweat On: Wed Feb 04, 2009 11:40 pm

Flying cars and heavy weapons. What could be better? :)

http://www.geekologie.com/2008/03/forge ... eons_g.php
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Re: Where are all the flying cars????

PostBy: mr1precision On: Tue Dec 01, 2009 9:24 am

I'm not sure if this is already posted here but this is pretty neat.

http://www.terrafugia.com/Video_News_Release.html
This link is broken, either the page no longer exists or there is some other issue like a typo.
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Re: Where are all the flying cars????

PostBy: SMITTY On: Wed Dec 02, 2009 12:23 am

How mint would that be on Rt.9 ??? :funny: :punk:
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Re: Where are all the flying cars????

PostBy: whistlenut On: Wed Dec 02, 2009 12:30 am

A couple of guys from MIT have some in production....about 250K. I'll get the link posted tomorrow.

In Mass, they have lighter than air folks flying around some specific areas. Ask Smitty, he will help enlighten you.
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Re: Where are all the flying cars????

PostBy: SMITTY On: Wed Dec 02, 2009 12:34 am

Yes, you are correct! They are mostly located east of 495, with some sporatic outbreaks in the wealthier towns of central MA ... :D
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