Bucky Fuller’s Dymaxion Car – Invention Ahead of Its Time or Death Trap?

Bucky Fuller’s Dymaxion Car – Invention Ahead of Its Time or Death Trap?

To be completely honest, I’ve never really understood all the adulation showered upon Buckminster Fuller. Yes, I know he was a visionary who popularized (but did not invent) the geodesic dome, which has some practical applications, but a lot of his innovations seem to me to be just a bit crackpotish. With the exception of the aforementioned domes, few of his other projects were fully practical. Take his Dymaxion car for example.

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