Flying cars might be here sooner than you think! That’s right, you could soon be driving and flying around the Charlotte area in this Toyota concept. Our team at Toyota of North Charlotte are going to tell you everything we know about this new flying Toyota concept and about the other high-tech Toyotas at our dealership like the Toyota C-HR and the Toyota Prius.
A Toyota concept that soars
Toyota recently invested over $350,000 in a group of engineers who are working on a flying car! The engineers are a part of the Cartivator group and they are the ones that are heading this project and are located on the outskirts of Toyota city in central Japan. This flying Toyota concept is being called the “Skydrive” and it’s rumored to be the world’s smallest flying car. Here are some of the rumored stats that we know about this N Charlotte Toyota concept vehicle.
- It will be able to fly up to 32 feet in the air
- This Toyota concept is a single seat vehicle
- Skydrive’s body is describes as a three-wheel quadcopter.
- The Skydrive will have a top speed of up to 62 mph while in flight
- Its dimensions are said to be 9.5 feet by 4.3 feet
- 2018 is when the Skydrive is rumored to take flight
- This Toyota concept was designed to be used everywhere without a special pad or runway, so it’s perfect for the Charlotte area!
- It’s rumored to have been designed using drone technology
High- tech Toyotas near Charlotte
We may not have flying cars yet, but here are some great new Toyotas that will make your jaw drop even though they’re still on the ground.
2018 Toyota C-HR
This compact crossover gives off a futuristic vibe inside and out. Inspired by a diamond, the interior of this vehicle has diamonds shapes engraved in the door and on the roof. The size of this Toyota is also a real head turner. Since it’s a compact SUV it’s smaller than a traditional crossovers like the Toyota RAV4, but it’s still larger than a traditional sedan such as the Toyota Corolla or the Toyota Camry. So if you’re looking for a futuristic ride that feels like a today, this is defiantly a vehicle that you’d want to check out at Toyota of North Charlotte.
2017 Toyota Prius
Even through the Toyota Prius has been around for a while, it’s still a high-tech Toyota. The 2018 Toyota Prius gets an EPA estimated 54 mpg city and 50 mpg highway. This Toyota hybrid will give you out of this world fuel economy and sleek style. It also has high-tech features like Full-Speed Range Dynamic Radar Cruise Control, Pre-Collision System with Pedestrian Detection, Rear Cross-Traffic Alert, a Blind Spot Monitor and an integrated backup camera.
Come into Toyota of North Charlotte today! Check out all the high-tech Toyota’s that we have on out lot and our product specialist will assist you in finding the one that’s perfect for you. Our dealership is open until 10 p.m. seven days a week for your shopping convenience.