A device or structure for transporting persons or things; a conveyance. Vehicles include tanks, spacecraft, cars, boats, airplanes, bicycles, motorbikes - the list goes on and on.

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Don't the cities ever employ mass transit on 1st World planets in the Star Wars Universe?

Some of the eye catching special effects visuals in the Star Wars franchise include an incredible number of small flying personal vehicles traveling through cities bumper to bumper to who knows where ...
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Why didn't the rebels on Hoth use X-Wings to fight AT-ATs?

This question and answers do a good job explaining why the Imperial forces didn't have fighter protection for their ground force on Hoth. But nothing there explains why the Rebels didn't use X-Wings ...
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What late 80s - mid 90s cartoon had heroes with insect mechs?

I am trying to identify a TV show, aired somewhere between the late 80s and mid-90s. It was a cartoon, sort of like anime style but more like G.I. Joe. The main plot points that i can remember are: ...
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Why aren't flying cars/motorcycles invisible?

Knight Bus is magicked so that Muggles don't notice it (and its strange driving patterns). So why aren't magical flying vehicles (Arthur Weaseley's car, Sirius/Hagrid's motorcycle) either made ...
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Were Any of the Aircraft in “Sky Captain and the World of Tomorrow” Based on Real Planes?

In Sky Captain and the World of Tomorrow, we see a number of planes used when the robots raid the city, but later we also see Sky Captain's headquarters, consisting of an airfield and at least one ...