10 Sci-Fi Vehicles That Inspired Modern TechnologyFebruary 23rd, 2017
Science fiction and real science have a fantastic relationship. Sci-fi often prognosticates on the future of technology, and real world scientists often aspire to create the tech they see in sci-fi. It’s a wonderful cycle which has resulted in the creation of everything from video calling to self-lacing tennis shoes. Over the years, numerous methods of transportation in science fiction have also had an impact on the real world, and this infographic from WeBuyAnyCar shines a light on some of the most notable.
From the commercial spaceships in 2001: A Space Odyssey, to the self-driving Jonny Cab in Total Recall, it’s clear that life imitates art just as often as science fiction predict the future. Check out the full list below: