Remember the cartoon “The Jetsons”? The world of The Jetsons was filled with robotic contraptions, holograms and futuristic inventions. One of the cartoon’s most iconic images was the Jetson family neatly packed into their green flying space car. Even though we’re not quite there yet, with today’s technological advances, there are a number of ways to “futurize” your basic everyday car. Here, we list the top 10 inventions to make your car future worthy!
Yep, this is exactly what the name sounds like. A shower that delivers hot pressurized water, mounted on your vehicle. The water is solar heated, even while driving, and can be used to rinse off your car or even yourself. Perfect for the futuristic camper!
This one had to be added in – because, why not? Who wouldn’t want a brake light that transforms your car into the Batmobile?
12 Volt Oven/Pizza Maker
This appliance is especially handy, and plugs in right to the cigarette lighter of your car. With its 5 foot long cord, it can even be used in the backseat. It will bake anything from potatoes to brownies, ideal for some long road tripping.
Parrot MINKIT Neo
The MINIKIT Neo is a Bluetooth hands-free kit, controlled by your voice. It can be connected to two phones simultaneously, and will let you make and receive calls without ever having to lift your hands of the steering wheel.
iHUD Head-Up Display Windshield Projector
iHUD is the world’s first multimedia, heads-up display. This device is able to project a virtual image directly onto the windshield, allowing drivers to see information on their Smartphone of any other device without their eyes leaving the road for even a second. This is especially useful for older cars, and greatly encourages safe driving habits.
These days, with the US removing the final hurdles that stunted crowdfunding, more entrepreneurs have the leeway to be innovative and come up with various inventions that improve the quality of life. One of these is FoboTire, an app that continuously monitors tire pressure. The FoboTire Kit includes four sensors (to be places on tires), an in-car unit, batteries, and of-course the app. it’s ease of setup and convenient functioning with no limitations in terms of tires makes it a very useful add-on for your car!
Another one that plugs right into your cigarette lighter, the Handpresso Auto allows you to have freshly made coffee, anytime, anywhere. Forget the days of waiting at drive-thru’s for your next cuppa, and then being potentially late to work and meetings – the Handpresso Auto promises an easy, hassle-free personal cup of coffee right in the comfort of your own car.
GoPro HD Motorsports Hero
You’ve probably heard of the GoPro franchise. With the top of the line HD cameras, GoPro allows you to record every moment, with videos that can be easily edited through Windows Movie Maker or iMovie, the Motorsports hero is specifically designed to include easy-to-apply mounts for attaching camera to any helmet, motorcycle, car, ATV, jet ski, snowmobile, boat, or virtually any vehicle.
Biometric Security Fingerprint Car Starter/Alarm
The ultimate gadget in car security, this device includes live fingerprint identification and is programmable for multiple users. It also includes voice instruction and works on any car, truck, boat and even RV.
Flir PathFindIR II
The PathFindIR II is a thermal imaging system that essentially gives you “night vision”. This means, you will be able to see clearly even in complete darkness! Whether it may be people, other cars or even animals, you don’t need to fear being “blinded by the dark” ever again.
While these inventions might not make your vehicle fly, they will definitely futurize it unlike ever before. With added convenience, increased safety measures, and of course, a high “cool” factor, these devices are sure to make your car future worthy!
Did we miss something? If you have any ideas on how to futurize your vehicle, tell us about them in the comments section below!
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