The world’s most terrifying car


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An evening pause: The Helicron (yes that’s its official name, the HEL-i-cron) was developed in the 1930s with the goal of simplifying car design. I think it was better designed to eliminate pedestrian interference.

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4 comments

  • Joe

    I freakin love it, I have a wooden fuselage I have been wanting to make into a custom car, I would not use a prop however!

  • Garry

    This looks like a good example of something I have a passion for, experimenting with an outlandish idea to see how it goes. If 19 out of 20 of these pursuits are useless (like this one was) and the remaining one is even a modest breakthrough, it’s well worth it (so long as there are no truly catastrophic outcomes).

    In too many cases, people are afraid to try the outlandish because there’s a good chance they’ll end up looking silly.

  • Gealon

    I’ll take two of them. :P

  • INSOMNiUS

    Put a skirt on it with some extra fans and you can cross water with it like a hovercraft.

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