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Hovercar is the term used by Philip K. Dick in 1968, Do Androids Dream of Electric Sheep?, which was the basis for the “Spinner” in Blade Runner (1982).


Spinner from Blade Runner

  • The hovercar was nicknamed “Spinner” in Blade Runner. It is a Flying Police Car in the year 2019.
  • A Spinner from Blade Runner can be seen in wreckage on a junk planet in the 1998 science fiction film Soldier.[1]
  • Cyberpunk adopted variants of this concept for the Night City Police Department in the Cyberpunk tabletop RPG series.