/r/RetroFuturismThis thing existed, and it had 10 engines
/r/RetroFuturismSaunders Roe Princess — the largest all-metal flying boat ever built. 10 (!) Proteus turboprops powered 4 double contra-rotating propellers and 2 single ones
/r/RetroFuturismDan Dare Pilot Of The Future
/r/RetroFuturism"Tomorrow's Bombs Will Destroy Fires!", Seagram's Beyond Tomorrow Ad Series, 1944
/r/RetroFuturism1950 Predicts Miracles We Will See by the Year 2000
/r/RetroFuturismJames Bond receives a "text" via his smartwatch in The Spy Who Loved Me.
/r/RetroFuturism"Age of the A-Plane", LIFE Magazine, Feb 7, 1955
/r/RetroFuturismLaser Force Land Cruiser by Gay Toys Inc 1980’s Space Futurism
/r/RetroFuturism"The Possibilities of Wireless" --foretelling bits of the future while being outlandishly silly back in the Feb. 1, 1908 issue of Harper's Weekly which, by the way, I photographed on my portable telephone and am posting wirelessly to share
/r/RetroFuturismI was promised a flying car?
/r/RetroFuturism1950s Cragstan Flying Saucer Toy
/r/RetroFuturism"All-expense Round-the-World Tours, by Air", Seagram's Beyond Tomorrow Series, 1946
/r/RetroFuturismPEZ advertising graphic for Spaceman dispenser, 1959
/r/RetroFuturismAston Martin Bulldog Concept (1980). CyberTruck anyone?
/r/RetroFuturism"New Bell Solar Battery Converts Sun's Rays Into Electricity", Bell Telephone Laboratories, 1954
/r/RetroFuturismMcDonalds of the f u t u r e
/r/RetroFuturismElectric power company ad, 1950s
/r/RetroFuturismItaldesign Orbit interior (1986)
/r/RetroFuturismHow London may be lighted (cigarette card ca. 1935 - 1938)
/r/RetroFuturismWestern Television Corporation of Chicago "Empire State" model receiver, 1931
/r/RetroFuturismOur future servants? (ca. 1935 - 1938)
/r/RetroFuturismAtomic Dirigible (Soviet 1971)
/r/RetroFuturismMan is refusing any longer to be made a victim of circumstances "outside of his control" - Illustration of a remarkable Canadian invention, a powerful radiator of heat. Placed in agricultural areas it sends out heat waves over scores of acres of crops, protecting them from frost (ca. 1935 -1938).
/r/RetroFuturism"Salvage Submarines of Tomorrow!", Seagram's Beyond Tomorrow Ad Series, 1944
/r/RetroFuturismThe future is the past!!!!
/r/RetroFuturismPorsche motorcycle concept AMK from 1979
/r/RetroFuturismThis Kuba Komet home entertainment system from the 1950s.