pirelli, the tyre manufacturer and erotic-calendar publisher came out with a slogan in 1974: „the legs of your car“. how could they know, that one day, their leg&car thing will come true…

legs? the future of transportation?

while flying cars – what most of the people expect in future – seem to be quite far away, other ways of transportation without wheels could knock out pirelli and others much faster than expected.

tire
no future?

theo jansen, who made the strandbeests, shows – even if it never was his idea – how the end of the wheel could look like:

if you want to see the strandbeests waking up to life, visit theo jansen´s homepage at www.strandbeests.com