These innovative illuminated tires were developed by The Goodyear Tire Company and unveiled in 1961. The tires themselves were unlike any other at the time, and made from a single piece of synthetic rubber, lit by bulbs. The bulbs were mounted inside the wheel rim. The tires were intended to be produced in a variety of colors, but unfortunately, never made it to the production stage. Continue reading for more bizarre gadgets and inventions from the past. Click here to view the first image in this week's funny work pictures gallery.