Crazy New Flying Car Is A Vertical-Takeoff 200 MPH Plug-In Hybrid

Terrafugia made big waves last year with the introduction of the Transition, the first flying car. Sure, it was more of a driving plane than a flying car, but it brought a dream everyone has had to life. They're already planning a successor to the first model, and it'll go 200 MPH, take off vertically, and do other… » 5/06/13 3:37pm 5/06/13 3:37pm

Taiwanese Animators Render Our Terrafugia Flying Car Dreams

My enthusiasm for the Terrafugia Transition flying car has never waned, but after seeing it through the eyes of Taiwanese's Next Media Animation I'm even more excited about the prospect. Imagine flying around with Gary Busey and his weird Back To The Future shirt. Just remember to alwa—- OMG WATCH OUT FOR THAT PLANE! » 4/04/12 8:30am 4/04/12 8:30am

'Flying Car' To Debut At New York Auto Show

The New York Auto Show just got a lot more interesting, with roadable aircraft maker Terrafugia confirming the premier of their Transition street-legal aircraft production prototype at the show. Popular Mechanics is going to crap themselves with joy. It's really happening, guys! » 3/01/12 12:00pm 3/01/12 12:00pm

Terrafugia Flying Car To Begin Production Late 2011

The Terrafugia Transition flying car's one step closer to your driveway. The FAA-approved "roadable aircraft" plans to begin limited production in Woburn, Massachusetts as soon as late 2011 while they continue their search for a long-term production facility. » 9/08/10 10:30am 9/08/10 10:30am

Terrafugia Flying Car: First Look at New, Less Dorky Design

The dream-fulfilling-but-dorky Terrafugia Flying Car we've seen flying around was merely a "proof of concept." Today the company released the first renderings of the much cooler looking production version of the streetable aircraft. Here they are. » 7/26/10 2:00pm 7/26/10 2:00pm

A Flying Transformer-Car-Jet! We're Waiting For The El Camino-ization


Terrafugia's moved up the work on this George Jetson play-toy. Although it may look like it's totally coming straight from a Spacely Sprockets airstrip, it's not. This MIT-designed flying car is called the Transition, and they're gonna try building a prototype in the next two years for a mere $150,000 a unit. Also,… » 5/17/06 2:20pm 5/17/06 2:20pm