The term flying cars brings to mind images where the skies are crowded with cars and the average driver spend more time in the air than on the ground.
That still seems far away but is now hardly unimaginable. Real flying cars are in the market and they are designed for pilots who sometimes want to drive: not just normal drivers who want to fly above traffic. The cars are wide and heavy, planes are light and narrow. However, flying cars are a creation that is both road worthy and airworthy.
In fact, it is its own category. Here are flying cars you can buy right now:
The TF-XTM is a practical comprehension of the dream of numerous visions of the future. It is designed to be a flying car any man. In achieving this long-sought after vision, Terrafugia focused on this flying car with clear goals that improve simplicity, safety and convenience of personal transportation. Folding wings and comprehensive automotive and aviation safety features make The TF-XTM safe and legal both on the road and in the air. Prototypes have been developed and flown, and production is in progress. This car is a four-seat electric flying car with landing capabilities and vertical takeoff. It has been release to bring a new level of freedom to the personal transit experience.
The Flying Roadster 3.0
The flying roadster 3.0 prototypes have a flight travel range of 430 miles and top ground speed of 124mph or up four hours. With the length of a luxury saloon car, this flying car can be packed on any regular parking slot and indeed fuelled at regular petrol stations. When in a gliding flight mode, it’s more energy-efficient that normal road cars. It is a four-seat electric flying car with landing capabilities and vertical takeoff. This roadster has been built and flown, and mass production is in progress.