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Hyundai to develop Uber Air Taxi | Flying taxi | Design

8th January 2020
"“Through the partnership with Uber, we will accelerate efforts to harness Hyundai’s businesses and technologies to deliver true freedom of mobility,” said Euisun Chung, Executive Vice Chairman of Hyundai Motor Group."

Hyundai Motor Company and Uber have announced a new partnership to develop Uber Air Taxi for a future aerial rideshare network and unveiled a new full-scale aircraft concept for this flying taxi at the Consumer Electronics Show (CES) 2020.

“Through the partnership with Uber, we will accelerate efforts to harness Hyundai’s businesses and technologies to deliver true freedom of mobility,” said Euisun Chung, Executive Vice Chairman of Hyundai Motor Group. “We will innovate tirelessly to redefine the boundaries of mobility and provide quality time to customers.”

hyundai and uber's air taxi

“Hyundai’s large scale manufacturing capabilities offer a major step forward for Uber Elevate. As Hyundai taps its automotive industry experience to mass produce air taxis, we will be able to more quickly take Uber's platform into the skies developing Uber Air taxis, expanding affordable and seamless transportation in cities around the world," said Uber CEO Dara Khosrowshahi.

Compiled by : Debashish S Neupane Debashish S Neupane