The Libellula is Inspired by Video Games and Science Fiction

By: manzil - Published: Aug 8, 2010   Updated: May 26 2011 • References: tuvie
Andrew Solesbury's futuristic flying car Libelulla is inspired from sci-fi video games and movies, and is named after a dragonfly. The insect-inspired flying car features a turbine engine which can be rotated to aid steering, and front and rear wings integrated with ailerons to control speed and achieve maximum efficiency.

Libelulla's body includes F1-style air pods for the turbine engine's air intake.

Implications - With virtual reality taking up a large chunk of one's time, many businesses are looking for ways to infuse the real world with the online environment. Companies should consider designing products that have either a futuristic or virtual feel, while maintaining practicality for consumers. That way, buyers will never feel too far away from the online world that many have become accustomed to. Stats for Sci-Fi Flying Cars Trending: Older & Warm
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