Cars, of course, don’t run in Revolution, but that doesn’t mean there’s no use for them. In the pilot, a Prius had been re-purposed as a plant potter. A VW bug had been transformed into a horse buggy.
“Cars are useless in their first form, but the chassis and the wheels would still have value of some kind,” Meerdink said.
Though people in the show’s post-blackout world have found new uses for cars, traditional wood-wheeled wagons, like the one Miles steals in a recent episode, tend to be more practical in the world of Revolution since things like rubber tires would be more difficult to replace than wooden wheels.
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