Wednesday, June 24, 2015

Mettoy Computacar

... or maybe something from Speedracer
Looks like a 'Vette


Even the crossed flags...
Computacar, Mettoy, England, 1970's

Before USB sticks you had floppy discs... and before those, well hmmm, punch cards. This is the technology at its best in the 1970'ies. Slide one of these cards in the underside of your futuristic racer and it will follow the instructions printed. About 40 years before Google started planning a car that drives on its own...


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