In Steven Spielberg’s Ready Player One, the year is 2045 and the global economy, climate, and political structures are in dire straits. The only reprieve is a virtual reality called the OASIS, which hosts a massive Easter egg hunt for immeasurable real-world wealth. For us, the hunt is just as much about the nostalgia we feel as we are along for the ride.. There are countless pop-culture references packed into every frame, and for fans of this era’s cars, the Ready Player One trailer suggests the movie won’t disappoint. It’s in theaters now.
This is a companion discussion topic for the original entry at https://www.hagerty.com/articles-videos/articles/2018/03/29/80s-cars-in-ready-player-one