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Bard
08-05-2007, 10:24 AM
http://news.aol.com/story/_a/company-now-sells-real-flying-saucers/20070803170609990001

Wrenchbender
08-05-2007, 11:02 AM
They didn't mention crash test results. Does it have airbags? Roll bar?
:shrug

Bard
08-05-2007, 01:06 PM
They didn't mention crash test results. Does it have airbags? Roll bar?
:shrug

You can spit on big rigs. :rahrah



What it cannot boast of is fuel economy: With a top speed of about 50 mph it can travel for about an hour, but will consume about 40 gallons of fuel during that trip, Calkins said.

:ohwell

Wrenchbender
08-05-2007, 01:36 PM
They'll get that fuel economy thing squared away. Sooner or later Toyota will produce a hybrid version of it! :sad

ravenblanc
08-05-2007, 07:57 PM
The 10-foot maximum altitude is constrained by the system's computer—it could fly much higher but doing so would require a pilot's license, Calkins explained

I didn't know this ...frantically tapping my altimeter.