In the future, everyone who pined for the bad old days of 1980s NYC will be very pleased when the city's landscape transforms back into something many have only seen captured in decades-old photos. Something like this:

Back to the future! (Photo by Steven Siegel)

And it seems our dystopian future is fast becoming a reality. Last week, Nick from Scouting NYC spotted this jagged-edged limo in Greenpoint, noting, "Once a normal Lincoln Towncar, the body has been covered in metalwork straight out of Mad Max."

Photo by ScoutingNYC

Upon further investigation, he discovered this was created by a local artist, who is clearly aware that the Earth's oil supplies are being exhausted and the only way to stand a chance in the not-so-distant future is to build a vehicle that will outrun the Main Force Patrol.