My Man Bucky!!! Dymaxion e38 The Dymaxion car was a concept car designed by U.S. inventor and architect Buckminster Fuller during 1933. The word Dymaxion is a brand name that Fuller gave to several of his inventions, to emphasize that he considered them part of a more general project to improve humanity's living conditions. The car had a fuel efficiency of 30 miles per US gallon (7.8 L/100 km; 36 mpg-imp). It could transport 11 passengers. While Fuller claimed it could reach speeds of…
Retrofuturism Revisited: The Past Imagines the Future
In 1936, Japanese magazine Shonen Club published World Transportation Invention Competition — an illustrated series envisioning the future of transportation, based on concepts by inventors from around the world.
Inventors of Transportation and What They Invented
A great resource to use when teaching about transportation, or different types of inventors. This resource uses the names of the inventors of: bicycle, steamboat, trolley, airplane (I use Orville and Wilbur Wright), and Henry Ford (he did invent the car but he invented a way to better manufacture a car).
We all know that we have a proper and maintained transportation then the past like metro, cabs, car pooling, etc still we lack at the point of the convenience. The time is flying and now our inventors have designed a whole new electronic bicycle for easy commuting with the features.