At the Geneva motor show brought a serial flying car PAL-V Liberty. It is already available for order at a price of 399 thousand dollars.
Project PAL-V was developed about 10 years. Double vehicle reaches 4 m long and 2 m wide,and its weight – 665 kg. For movement on the ground the PAL-V Liberty uses a 100-HP engine, it accelerates to 160 km/h.
To prepare the PAL-V, the Liberty to fly within 5 to 10 minutes. He laid out a bearing and pusher propellers, and empennage. It turns out some semblance of a helicopter or gyroplane (a hybrid of plane and helicopter).
In the air included a more powerful 200-horsepower engine. It can accelerate to 180 km/h and climb to a height of 3500 m. enough Fuel to fly 500 km, and you can fill both gasoline and ethanol. To take off enough of the road section length of 200 m.
Those who wants to buy a flying car, offer to take the more expensive initial version of the Pioneer Edition for $599 thousand PAL-V Liberty will release in the first place, and they have improved interior trim and equipment is richer.