Company PAL-V takes pre-orders for flying cars

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Company PAL-V takes pre-orders for flying cars

The Future is really , after all, soon anyone will be able to purchase yourself a present and get to the destination bypassing all sorts of traffic jams and other obstacles. This vehicle is able to move in the traditional way — on the wheels and on the air with the help of a folding propeller. However, there is a caveat. The cost of such a miracle-the car starts from $ 400,000.

American company PAL-V one promised to be the world's first manufacturer of serial flying cars and, it seems, still keeps his promise. A few years have gone from specialists to thoroughly test the design of the future car and to settle all sorts of questions associated with the standards of the automotive and aviation security in the United States and Europe. Now, when all the major preparatory steps are left behind, pre-orders open for model car PAL-V Liberty. This car will cost wishing to $ 600,000. But very soon the market will do well as a Sport model, which will cost $ 400,000.

The Car is equipped with engine manufactured by the Austrian company Rotax power 100 horsepower created based on the dual powertrain. He's able to move cars on the roads and to raise it in the air in the manner of a helicopter. In the process of transformation from a helicopter in an ordinary car, which takes no more than 10 minutes, the screw is hidden inside the housing, and the blades are formed and positioned on the roof. On-road the PAL-V, the Liberty is capable of speeds up to 160 km/h and acceleration to 100 km/h takes about 9 seconds. In the air, the vehicle is able to accelerate to 180 km/h with a maximum lifting height of 3500 meters. Fuel in airplane mode should be sufficient for approximately 500 kilometers.

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