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June 26 2013

Flying Remote Controlled Car up on Kickstarter


Witold Mielniczek, a Ph.D. student and robotics expert from the University of Southampton in the UK, developed a patent pending hybrid quadcopter-car vehicle. The unit known simply as "B" is powered by an 11.1-volt lithium-polymer battery, which is said to provide up to 15 minutes of combined driving and flying per charge.

According to Mielniczek, the combination of the special design of B and material selection creates a solid construction that is capable of surviving the worst of landings. When the vehicle crashes from a high altitude, the driving rings detach from the housing and can be easily put back together.

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