Seriously, what's not to love about them? They can travel on almost any terrain, and they are as noisy and dangerous as motorbikes. That means they are cool.
When I was younger, I was determined to build a hovercraft. In fact, I spent a lot of my school days doodling concepts in the margins of my books. Unfortunately, I lacked the skills, tools and funding to achieve anything more.
It's just occurred to me that soon I might just have those three things, all at once. Uni's looking more exciting every day!
P.S. I was just struck by an urge to find out the right way to say "My hovercraft is full of eels" in Hungarian:
A légpárnás hajóm tele van angolnákkalI'm sure that will come in handy someday.