Boeing and Porsche develop a flying electric car
Boeing and Porsche team up to develop flying electric car
Aerospace company Boeing teamed up with carmaker Porsche to jointly launch a premium flying car.
Partners agreed to conceptualize and prototype an electric VTOL vehicle. For of this from engineers from both companies will be a special international team, which will design and test models. Rather Total, their design will be in the style of the Porsche brand.
As part of a cooperation agreement, companies also will conduct research on various aspects of urban air transport, assess the potential of this market and the possible use cases of premium flying cars.
Consortium representatives say that they want offer safe and efficient elite air vehicle. but at them there are strong competitors such as Airbus and Audi who already testing his own version of a flying taxi.
Besides, others company also work over innovative transport options for the future. In the spring, Jetpack Aviation announced that it was developing the Speeder jet flying motorcycle., which the will be able develop speed more 240 km / h.