Delorean hovercraft for sale


#1

Originally published at: https://boingboing.net/2018/11/15/delorean-hovercraft-for-sale.html


#2

…so will perform about as well as the original Delorean in road-safety tests…


#3

That ain’t gonna cut it.
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#4

Does it come with eels?


#5

It’s full of them!


#6

Where they’re going they don’t need roads.


#7

Thats why he stated its current configuration. Outfit it with a long metal pole and head out on the lake during a storm. It would be like a full sized bumper car arcing and sparking.


#8

Hovercraft does not appear to be hovering. What’s the word? Oh yea… boat.


#9

I notice that some of the people in the video aren’t wearing life jackets. (No, those sleeveless vests are not flotation devices.)


#10

Not even a 1980s vest? I thought everybody wore life preservers in 1985.


#11

They did.

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#12

I see a back to the future in these.


#13

#14

Drop your…

Oh, never mind.


#15

Probably would do better in crash tests; the fiberglass/styrofoam sandwich works well at absorbing energy. That’s what they use for bike helmets.


#16

It’s also really light and floats, both helpful on a home made hovercraft.


#17

Does anyone know what that crazy Water World looking island thing is in this picture?


#18

Blimey, today’s your lucky day!

Just look up ‘hovercraft’ and discover there’s a whole new category of vehicles. Enjoy!


#19

I tried to search this picture. The best google could come up with is “off-roading”. Well, NO shit. Hard to get further off road than on the water.


#20

I think it was last christmas, my sister got all 3 of her kids jacket vest thingies like that. They were pretty cute and retro…