11 March, 2019

Goodyear unveils tyre for flying cars of the future

Goodyear Tyres have used the Geneva Motor Show to unveil their new tyre of the future.

The concept tyre is designed to be used on vehicles that are capable of being driven on the road as well as flying through the air. 

The new tyre is strong enough to withstand the forces placed on the vehicle from road driving, but it will also double up as the fins allowing the tyre to act as a rotor to lift the vehicle and allow it to fly.

The concept tyre is one of the first non-pneumatic tyres.

Read the full story at The Sunday Times (Driving)

Link : https://www.driving.co.uk/news/goodyear-unveils-flying-car-tyre-future-geneva/