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  1. Someone Has Built the Ultimate 1950s Fantasy Vehicle All Over AgainRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | StreetsBlog.org

    ... The flying car in question was parked outside the building, blocking a bike lane on 14th Street. Carl Dietrich of Terrafugia ("escape the earth" in Latin) worked hard to convince the audience that what he acknowledged has long been a "pop culture ...

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  2. Tech Q&ARead the original story

    Saturday Oct 18 | Fox News

    ... other game-changing car tech do you see on the horizon? A. While there are flying cars on the market - like the Terrafugia - I don't see them becoming something for the everyday driver. Self-driving cars will happen first. But there are other cool ...

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  3. Flying Cars - " The Future Is HereRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Oct 12 | RedOrbit

    ... become reality. Here at redOrbit we have covered flying cars before, most notably the research and design at Terrafugia . This company is dedicated to being at the forefront of the new flying car industry which "makes personal aviation safer, as ...

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  4. It's a Bird. It's a Plane. No, It's a Flying Car (Finally)Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 9 | Entrepreneur Magazine

    ... -- a fully functioning prototype, one that will eventually even offer autopilot. Beating Tesla's Elon Musk , Terrafugia , and even DARPA to the punch, AeroMobil's "Flying Roadster," the AeroMobil 3.0, is slated to make its debut later this month. ...

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  5. AeroMobil's Flying Car is Production-Ready and Poised to Hit a Street Near YouRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 9 | Inhabitat

    ... powered by a Rotax 912 engine, which is the same engine that is being used by another flying car hopeful, the Terrafugia Transition . While on the road, the AeroMobil's wings fold behind the cockpit, which gives it enough clearance to fit into a ...

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  6. Aeromobil 2.5 Unveiled, is the Closest Thing to Street Legal Flying Car YetRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 8 | TechEBlog

    First, there was the Terrafugia, which never hit production, now the AeroMobil aims to continue where it left off. This vehicle can fly up to 430-miles on a single tank of petrol.

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  7. First flying car designed for the public debuts in OctoberRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 7 | Christian Science Monitor

    ... first flight last year. An American firm is also set to begin selling a flying car soon. The Massachusetts-based Terrafugia will being selling its Transition model flying car to the public in 2015 for $300,000. The car will be able to fly 500 miles. ...

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  8. Terrafugia releases new video showcasing its flying carRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 7 | Business Journal

    Terrafugia, the Woburn-based maker of flying cars, recently released a video spotlighting its first vehicle that's due out in about two years.

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  9. Three Flying Cars that are in DevelopmentRead the original story

    Tuesday Oct 7 | I4U Future Technology News

    ... system that flies autonomous. Meaning the Flying car would be on auto pilot while flying. There is also US based Terrafugia . The company developed the Transition vehicle. The Transition is a two-seat, fixed wing street legal aircraft that fits in a ...

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  10. Production-Ready Aeromobil Flying Car To Debut This Month: VideoRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 6 | BenzConnection

    ... Power came from a Rotax 912 aircraft engine like the one used in the other modern flying car of note, America's Terrafugia Transition . Aeromobil hasn't discussed any changes made for the production version. The Aeromobil transforms from plane to ...

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  11. AeroMobil 'Flying Car' To Be Unveiled In ViennaRead the original story

    Friday Oct 3 | Aero-News Network

    ... after "enthusiastic reactions of the global engineering and design community." At least one other company, Terrafugia, is competing in the roadable aircraft space, but recently announced that it was still two years away from finishing its first ...

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  12. Finally, a flying car for everybody?Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 3 | CNN

    ... the Pal-V can reach a maximum speed of 180 km/h (112mph) has a fuel economy of 28mpg and a range of 750 miles. Terrafugia's TF-X is designed as a four-seat, plug-in hybrid electric flying car that's capable of performing fly-by-wire vertical take ...

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  13. Aeromobil flying sports car spreads its wingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 3 | Mirror.co.uk

    ... transportation," says Juraj Vaculik, CEO of AeroMobil. It's not the only flying car out there - US company Terrafugia is also working on a 'roadable aircraft', but its launch is two years away. Asterian, Lamborghini's first eco-friendly hyper ...

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  14. Forget Taxis - Get Ready To Hail A DroneRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 30 | Silicon Alley Insider

    ... asking for flying cars but getting Twitter. However, there is an actual flying car, produced by the U.S. company Terrafugia , that's coming soon to a skyway near you (okay, it's more of a "driving plane," but still...). A driver-cars become ...

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  15. Race is on to perfect solar-powered dronesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 28 | Boston.com

    ... Nicholas Tucker, and composite technician Jerry DeChristoforo don't mind a challenge. They came over from Terrafugia , a Woburn company that has spent the past eight years developing the Transition, an airplane that can turn into an automobile. ...

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  16. Yay, Another Damn Flying CarRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 25 | Jalopnik

    ... ow cost orbital launchers or edible cell phones or something. A few weeks ago we looked at the broken promises of Terrafugia -- a flying car company with a product that's always just two years away. Well,a

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  17. Honor a big deal for first classRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 25 | The News-Gazette

    ... of Technology, all three degrees in aerospace engineering. Currently, Schweighart is on the board of directors of Terrafugia, a privately held corporation which he co-founded in 2006. Terrafugia is developing a roadable aircraft called the ...

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  18. Electric Car Breaks 200 MPH, Sets New World Land Speed RecordRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 19, 2014 | Switched

    ... well that one has even been used to take a blind man for a joy ride (see video above). With its "Transition" car, Terrafugia proves that the future is finally here. The operator of this amazing vehicle can drive it and fly it. The Transition has ...

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  19. Gas-Air Hybrid Car Gets 117 MPGRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 16, 2014 | Criminal Report Daily

    ... are flying cars zipping through the skies. Well, here's some good news: We're getting really close. The TF-X from Terrafugia (pictured) will be a street legal plug-in hybrid car that has collapsible wings, retractable propellers, and is capable of ...

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  20. World's First Electric Car Race Zooms Off SaturdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 12, 2014 | Criminal Report Daily

    ... are flying cars zipping through the skies. Well, here's some good news: We're getting really close. The TF-X from Terrafugia (pictured) will be a street legal plug-in hybrid car that has collapsible wings, retractable propellers, and is capable of ...

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