Related Posts Plugin for WordPress, Blogger...
Browse by Decade



Amazon Fun

« Hawaii As Educational Resort (1970) | Main | Flowers by Alice (Part 3, 1992) »

Car-on-Train Pallet System (1968)

This "car-on-train pallet system" is featured in the 1968 book Transportation in the World of the Future.

PrintView Printer Friendly Version

EmailEmail Article to Friend

Reader Comments (5)

Talk about unnecessarily complex... Yeah, we COULD build a whole new infrastructure to transport cars sideways... OR, we could align the cars with the direction of travel, and transport them on existing trains!

August 31, 2007 | Unregistered CommenterWutzke

or roads.

September 1, 2007 | Unregistered CommenterAnonymous

or we could build giant aircraft to move cars quickly to wherever they are need most. Perhaps parachuting them from the planes? We could get trained monkeys to steer the parachutes!

September 1, 2007 | Unregistered CommenterAnonymous

If we launched cars into low orbits, imagine how fast you could get where you're going.

September 2, 2007 | Unregistered Commenterartbot

Chunnel trains actually carry cars across the English channel in different manner without any drastic structural and engineering workaround.

November 11, 2007 | Unregistered CommenterAnonymous

PostPost a New Comment

Enter your information below to add a new comment.

My response is on my own website »
Author Email (optional):
Author URL (optional):
Some HTML allowed: <a href="" title=""> <abbr title=""> <acronym title=""> <b> <blockquote cite=""> <code> <em> <i> <strike> <strong>