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This $500,000 motorcycle transforms into a flying quadcopter in just 60 seconds

October 17th, 2020 at 3:19 pm » Comments Off

  For decades, we have been waiting for a fully-functional flying car – an idea mostly made popular by sci-fi movies. However, it still remains to be an unrealized dream. But, guess what? It turns out that someone has been successful in building a motorcycle, instead of a car, that can fly! A French company […]

Virgin Hyperloop selects West Virginia to test its futuristic transport system

October 15th, 2020 at 12:07 pm » Comments Off

The certification center will serve as the location for testing, developing, and validating the technology  Virgin Hyperloop One announced its plan to build a $500 million certification center to advance its vision of the future of high-speed transportation in West Virginia. The state will serve as a locus for testing, developing, and validating the technology […]

Hyundai creates division for walking robots and Transformer-like mobility vehicles

October 10th, 2020 at 10:43 am » Comments Off

The Korean automaker will dip its toes in the field of freaky-looking robots. Remember the Hyundai Elevate concept from CES 2019? Probably not because so much happens at CES, it’s hard to keep track of the real breakthroughs, worthy attention-grabbers and the fluff. Well, we should definitely pay a little more attention to Hyundai and […]

World’s first hydrogen-electric passenger flight brings us ‘one step closer’ to zero -emissions air travel

October 3rd, 2020 at 11:36 am » Comments Off

‘The size of this commercially available aircraft shows that paying passengers could be boarding a truly zero-emission flight very soon,’ says ZeroAvia CEO The world’s first hydrogen-electric passenger flight was successfully completed on 24 September, potentially bringing the aviation industry a step closer to zero-emissions air travel. The six-seater aircraft did a taxi, takeoff, full […]

PriestmanGoode designs autonomous on-demand passenger and cargo vehicles for Dromos

September 28th, 2020 at 11:13 pm » Comments Off

  PriestmanGoode has designed an electric and autonomous concept vehicle that would be part of a transport network providing private trips for passengers and urban freight delivery.  The modular concept car was chosen as winner of a competition by autonomous network transit (ANT) company Dromos to imagine a vehicle that would run on its own […]

First operational boring tunnel under vegas almost done, Elon Musk announces

September 26th, 2020 at 11:09 am » Comments Off

The company is as quick as a flash given the excavation was completed last February. Elon Musk announced via Twitter that the first operational tunnel under Las Vegas was almost done on Tuesday. “Tunnels under cities with self-driving electric cars will feel like warp drive,” wrote the founder of The Boring Company.

UAVOS presents concept SumoAir urban air taxi

September 7th, 2020 at 3:13 am » Comments Off

UAVOS has presented their air taxi SumoAir as an autonomous concept for vertical e-mobility.  The all-electric, tandem rotor helicopter concept consists of a five-seater passenger including the pilot cabin that can be attached to either a car or a flight module. The helicopter will be operated both manually and autonomously. The project is a part […]

Japan’s Sky Drive ‘flying car’ successfully carries out test flight with a person aboard

September 5th, 2020 at 2:22 am » Comments Off

A contraption that looked like a slick motorcycle with propellers lifted several feet off the ground  The vehicle hovered in the air, over a netted area, for four minutes. The decades-old dream of zipping around in the sky as simply as driving on highways may be becoming less illusory. Japan’s SkyDrive, among the myriads of […]

The forecast for passenger drones is sky high

August 21st, 2020 at 11:27 am » Comments Off

EHANG 184 AAV Manned Flight Test by EHANG CEO Mr. Hu Huazhi A new forecast for passenger drones and the eVTOL aircraft market predicts dramatic growth over the next 10 years. According to the new market research report from MarketsandMarkets on the “eVTOL Aircraft Market … Global Forecast to 2030”, the eVTOL aircraft market is […]

New Hampshire is first state to allow flying cars on the road

August 19th, 2020 at 12:26 pm » Comments Off

Will New Hampshire suddenly look like GTA 5? No, but the state’s ready to let them hit the road legally. This is the Switchblade, which was supposed to arrive last year. We’ve been promised flying cars for seemingly decades, and although we still don’t have one ready for production, New Hampshire has gone ahead and […]

Airbus’ new eVTOL that aims to usher in an era of flying taxis just took its first public flight – take a look at CityAirbus

August 6th, 2020 at 11:16 am » Comments Off

Airbus’ CityAirbus eVTOL aircraft. Karl-Josef Hildenbrand/picture alliance/Getty CityAirbus is the new eVTOL being developed by Airbus’ helicopter division that aims to set the stage for a new era of intra-city travel with flying taxis. The futuristic-looking demonstrator can carry four passengers with a range of 60 miles, traveling at 75 miles per hour. Airbus demonstrated […]

The Boring Company: Elon Musk shares stunning station image and bus details

August 2nd, 2020 at 12:09 pm » Comments Off

  The Boring Company founder Elon Musk shared the image with the caption “coming soon.” The Boring Company, Elon Musk’s tunnel-digging venture, is getting ready to unveil its first public tunnel. On Wednesday, Musk shared a new image with his 37 million Twitter followers. The new concept render appears to show one of the three […]

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