One of the most remarkable transformations in the auto industry has been the flourishing of Volvo Cars under the ownership of Chinese parent company Geely. It could be a poster child for the right way to acquire and manage a …
It seems like something out of The Jetsons, but it's real. Or at least it will be soon. Terrafugia is perhaps just a few regulations and one very powerful battery away from clearing most of the hurdles it needs to create a flying car that …
Does it come with cabin crew? A bidding-war is stirring among high flying millionaires in a desperate move to snap up the world's first aeroplane car - which is up for sale for £600,000 (that’s nearly $1 million). With cars and congestion …
For those looking for an unusual degree course, one in flying car engineering may just fit the bill. The online course is being offered by Silicon Valley e-learning school Udacity and will begin in February. It is the brainchild of former …
It may not be quite like the Jetsons, but for over a million dollars you too can soon fly around in a car. A Slovakian company called AeroMobil unveiled on Thursday its version of a flying car, a light-framed plane with wings that can fold …
Flying cars are all the rage in Silicon Valley. The latest broke cover this week— it's produced by a Larry Page-backed startup, modestly called "Kitty Hawk." (The Wright brothers are so stoked!) There's just one problem: It isn't really a …
High above Los Angeles, flying cars cruise through skies darkened by pollution, transporting passengers between landing zones located atop maximum-security skyscrapers. That’s the dystopian opening scene in Blade Runner, a 1982 …
“We wanted flying cars, instead we got 140 characters," wrote tech billionaire Peter Thiel, in 2011. Well, Twitter is now going to allow 280 characters in a tweet, and soon—we are told—we will finally get a flying car. Terrafugia, which in …
It's a bird! It's a plane! It's a … Volkswagen with wings? A robotic duck? A character in a Pixar film? No. In the words of its inventors, it is a "roadable aircraft." In the terminology of our collective imagination, it is a flying car. And maybe it is ...
A review of the leading flying car companies, some of which have flying cars for sale today. How do investors invest in the flying car industry. On August 25, Airbus announced its plans for a flying car (bus) - the CityAirbus. Perhaps Google, …