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As the design of the Parajet SkyCar evolves (compare the vehicle above with this shot), so does the car's online presence. During the successful Parajet SkyCar Expedition, when the "World's First Bio-fuelled Flying Car" flew from London, England to Timbuktu in Mali, Africa, the car was highlighted on the general Parajet website. Now, though, the SkyCar gets its own site, complete with picture galleries, videos and archived news reports and announcements. Previously, Parajet said test flights of the skycar might happen this September, with a possible release date of early 2010. There is no mention of the test flights on the new webpage, but, looking forward, we can learn from the site about an upcoming talk at the Royal Geographical Society about the SkyCar's Africa journey. More exciting, details on how to pre-order a SkyCar are now available. Parajet is accepting fully refundable (and re-sellable) deposits of £10,000 ($16,338 U.S.) good towards the SkyCar's estimated price of £50,000 ($81,700). Deliveries are now expected to take place in late 2010.


[Source: Parajet Skycar]


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      Marshall Davidoff
      • 5 Years Ago
      Don't buy this thing. I'm accepting $10,000 deposits on a warp driven space car. Just send the money to: fooledmetwice, com
      odbinoc
      • 5 Years Ago
      There is a big difference between flying and parasailing. This isnt really a flying car in my opinion. Just a sailing one and way not worth $80,000
      • 5 Years Ago
      Stop putting your stupid ads on these sites. No one cares that you are selling a scam on how to make money and you are not who you say you are. You are just taking up space here.
        • 5 Years Ago
        "REPORT" ALL THOSE SPAMMING. GET THEM OFF THE BOARDS!
      • 5 Years Ago
      now about this car, I LOVE IT, I WANT ONE, but where to find the money? that is the question, lol
      • 5 Years Ago
      ...I want.
        • 5 Years Ago
        you won't die, jesus. probably safer than driving. As a bostonian, the ability to not deal with traffic would be amazing
        • 5 Years Ago
        If you read the article, the company hopes to TEST this in September. You'll be one of the few, the proud, complete idiots who actually gets one and DIES if it ever gets off the ground.
      • 5 Years Ago
      I want my Flying Car
      I was promised back in the 70's watching those 21st Century movies narrated by Walter Cronkite
      • 5 Years Ago
      I can't just see it stalling in midair and crashing down onto the cars below.
      Jonathan
      • 5 Years Ago
      Just add on the additional $8,000, $10,000 or whatever you want your funeral to cost. If you want to do any serious travel, there is a good chance of dying--same as for any small, single engine aircraft. Check out most standard life insurance--private piloting is excluded, but can be had for a price, of course.
      • 5 Years Ago
      If you want to see what the real future of flying cars looks like, go to moller.com . The president of Moller, Dr. Paul Moller was Dean of Aeronautics at UC Davis, and has been pursuing this since he built his first helicopter at age 15.
      RAY RAY
      • 5 Years Ago
      Can you imagine the cost of insurance?
      • 5 Years Ago
      idiots can hardly drive on the street........
      • 5 Years Ago
      Damn, I'm only $80,000 short....
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