the car of the year 2000

1968 Automodule by Jean-Pierre Ponthieu

Known as the Pussycar Automodule, the purpose of the car is to be unique. “In this world where everything is banal and ugly, we must know how to create the beautiful and unusual.”

…and it even does wheelies!

via Le Container

for sale: chitty chitty bang bang

the original car from the 1968 movie Chitty Chitty Bang Bang will soon be placed on the auction block. the motor car is fully functional, and has clocked a whopping 44 miles. the projected final cost of the auto is somewhere between 1 and 2 million bucks, quite the steal assuming all the magic hasn’t worn off yet.

the most fantastigorical musical entertainment in the history of everything…

a magical car
a craft that sails the seas
a flying machine that speeds through the air