Toyota will invest in the creation of a flying car

A major problem is developers Skydrive at the moment is maintaining a stable position of the device in the air.

Japanese auto giant Toyota will allocate about 350 thousand dollars to create a flying car Skydrive by 2019, reported the Nikkei Asian Review Sunday, may 14.

Personal project of a few employees of the Corporation since 2012 were financed with funds raised through the Internet. Now the chances of successful implementation increased.

The creators proposed the concept of single unit length of about three and a width of 1.3 meters with three wheels. Skydrive will raise into the air four propeller engines located in the horizontal plane, like quadcopters. The unit will be able to move on the roads and fly up to a height of 10 meters. Its maximum speed will reach 100 kilometers per hour.

A major problem is developers Skydrive at the moment is maintaining a stable position of the device in the air due to the four engines.

In the presentation video Skydrive sits next to the main arena of the Olympic games 2020 in Tokyo during the opening ceremony, coming into the stadium, and again rises into the air, then controlling it person lights the Olympic flame.

April 26 it was reported that Google co-founder Sergey Brin builds his airship in one of the hangars of the research center of NASA in California. And the day before the first prototype of its “flying car” introduced YouTube partner at Google, Brin, Larry page.