Written By Claim Ho
Imagine pulling up in style at a Car Show and landing your “Flying Car”?! Well the future of automotive flight is now here with Alef Aeronautics, a company based in California recently announced their Model A Flying Car also known as their electric vertical takeoff and landing (eVTOL) vehicle has gotten legal approval from the FAA to take flight in the skies within the United States. This is the first Flying Car!!
Unveiled back in October 2022, the Alef Model A can be driven on public roads where the Flying Car will have vertical takeoff and landing capabilities. The Model A has a driving range of 200 miles (322 kilometres) and flying range of 110 miles (177 kilometres) on a single full charge, with cabin space for up to one to two occupants.
Alef Aeronautics plans to deliver the first units to customers by the end of 2025. Price for the Model A Flying Car will be around $300,000. Imagine the new air traffic laws?!