Original Plans For The Crazy Advanced Dymaxion Car Found In A House

We're huge fans of the crazy Dymaxion Car here at Jalopnik. It was so far ahead of its time before such a thing was even a phrase, and sadly only one survives. Now, the blueprints for this amazing vehicle have been found in a house in Dudley, Massachusetts. » 5/25/13 2:00pm 5/25/13 2:00pm

British Architect Builds Himself a Dymaxion Car

Only three examples were ever made of Buckminster Fuller’s wacky futuristic car from 1933. Courtesy of famous British architect Norman Foster, there are now four. Wait, make that two: #1 burned, #3 was scrapped. [The Guardian] » 10/26/10 3:00pm 10/26/10 3:00pm

Dymaxion Car Undergoing Complete Restoration

The Dymaxion Car was and remains one of Buckminster Fuller's craziest, most interesting, and most legendary creations. Vehicle number two is now undergoing a partial restoration, but there's plans to build a faithful, running recreation of car number three. » 9/25/09 12:00pm 9/25/09 12:00pm

Chicago Contemporary Arts Museum Features Buckminster Fuller, Eliasson

In one of the more Jalopnik museum exhibitions in recent memory, Chicago's Museum of Contemporary Arts is featuring both Dymaxion creator Buckminster Fuller and icy BMW car artist Olafur Eliasson. » 7/02/09 10:00am 7/02/09 10:00am