Speed of light

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Erwin Schrödinger's car driving fifteen miles over the speed of light [6ACV16]

In the 31st century, vehicles faster than the speed of light (or 299 792 458 m/s) have been developed, allowing very fast transportation in the vacuum of space. This is due to that the speed of light was increased in 2208, to get around relativity. [2ACV10]

Speed of light in Futurama

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    Leela: For Heaven's Gate, Professor. This ship can do 99% light speed. Why are we going 35 miles an hour?
    Farnsworth: Because we're in a hurry, that's why.
    Leela: Plus, you have the high beams on!