(Daily Star, 6/9/17)
A glorious golden Lunar Chariot could soon be the latest high-end motor to cart us around the Red Planet, space boffins reckon.
NASA scientists have built a fleet of flashy space supercars – and they might just be our ride across Mars in 2020.
A whopping great armoured “Batmobile”-style off-roader wowed onlookers at the Kennedy Space Centre in Florida this week.
Space mechanics compare the chassis of the Chariot to the Lunar Electric Rover, an “off-road race truck” test-driven on lava deserts in 2009.
The “spider leg” six wheels of the sexy supercar mean it can zoom off in any direction.
It’s driven by an astronaut standing on a Segway-type platform.
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