Google X's Sebastian Thrun: Flying car ready in February

Daily Mail - Science & tech 

He's known as the'godfather of the self-driving car', and now Sebastian Thrun has set his sights on flying cars. Speaking at a conference this week, Thrun referred to flying cars as'completely crazy' but said that he believes the world is ready for the'next big thing.' He also revealed that his firm, Kitty Hawk, will have its first flying vehicle – which is more like a motorcycle than car - ready by February 2018. He's known as the'godfather of the self-driving car', and now it seems that Sebastian Thrun has set his sights on flying cars. Thrun was speaking at the TechCrunch Disrupt conference in San Francisco this week, where is explained why he believes air travel will become a daily occurrence in the near future.