Everyone has been suffering from the Transportation Problems since Engineers started manufacturing the vehicles.
But no more!!
Geely, the Chinese multinational automotive manufacturing company has bought Terrafugia(Flying car maker).
According to the top manager, they are trying to solve the transportation problems around the world.
In an Interview, the top manager says that we drew attention to Terrafugia for a long time and finally we have bought that company it means we shall bring out relevant work in this direction.
Points to Remember
-The Company Terrafugia is known as the best developer company in the world.
-Terrafugia is famous for developing Flying Cars.
In 2006, an American start-up began developing the Transition model – an ultralight two-seater with folding wings, turning on the ground into a front-wheel-drive car.
The first flight was made in 2009. The device with a carrying capacity of up to 200 kg is able to move in the air at a speed of 185 km per hour. At the same time, the flight range was 740 km. Being on the ground, the vehicle can accelerate to 105 km / h.
Terrafugia declared the development of TF-X(the new generation of flying cars). Such a vehicle would be able to receive a hybrid power plant, which includes two 600-horsepower electric motors and an internal combustion engine with a capacity of 300 hp. The speed and range will be approximately 320 km / h and 800 km respectively.
According to the Manager of Terrafugia TF-X will have folding wings, a vertical take-off and landing function, four seats and an automatic control system.
It is assumed that the working prototype will not be ready before 2020-2022. The cost of the device is about $ 300,000.
You should be aware of that several companies are engaged in the development of flying cars.
The vehicle was presented in 2017 by the Slovak company AeroMobil.
According to Experts, they have been engaged in the development of this vehicle for 25 years.
in the beginning of 2017 in the Netherlands, the world’s first flying vehicle(The flying car) was on sale.