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08:56  08 march  2018
08:56  08 march  2018 Source:   cnbc.com

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The world ' s first flying car that you can buy has been unveiled at the Geneva International Motor Show in Switzerland. Dutch firm PAL-V revealed its final production model Tuesday and is now taking pre- orders for the car /aircraft on its website.

Dutch firm PAL-V revealed its final production model Tuesday and is now taking pre- orders for the car /aircraft on its website. PAL-V said the first delivery will be made in Flying lessons are included in the price and the company’ s website is taking orders tied to hefty non-refundable reservation fees.

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The world's first flying car that you can buy has been unveiled at the Geneva International Motor Show in Switzerland.

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The Dutch firm PAL-V is taking orders online for the first commercially available flying cars .

Dutch firm PAL-V revealed its final production model Tuesday and is now taking pre- orders for the car /aircraft on its website. PAL-V said the first delivery will be made in Flying lessons are included in the price and the company’ s website is taking orders tied to hefty non-refundable reservation fees.

Dutch firm PAL-V revealed its final production model Tuesday and is now taking pre-orders for the car/aircraft on its website.

PAL-V said the first delivery will be made in 2019 once the production model has received final safety certifications.

The firm claims the two-person vehicle has a top road speed of about 100 miles per hour (mph) while it can reach 112 mph in the air. With a maximum altitude of 11,000 feet, the air range is estimated to top out at around 350 miles.

Transforming from road to air isn't quite as simple as pushing a button, requiring manual intervention, but Pal-V claims this can be done in less than 10 minutes.

The first limited edition model will retail at an expected 499,000 euros ($621,500) with only 90 available for sale. Thereafter a "Liberty Sport Edition" will be available for an expected price of 299,000 euros.

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You can now buy the world ’ s first flying car 27 Mins Ago | 00 Dutch firm PAL-V revealed its final production model Tuesday and is now taking pre- orders for the car /aircraft on its website. PAL-V said the first delivery will be made in 2019 once the production model has received final safety certifications.

a person in a red car © Provided by CNBC Flying lessons are included in the price and the company's website is taking orders tied to hefty non-refundable reservation fees.

The flying car is certified to fly under the rules of U.S. and European safety agencies but owners will need a pilot's licence. Pilots will also need access to a small airstrip to take off and land.

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