In China, the People’s Car Project was launched by VW to conceptualize a new way of commuting. The open-source project resulted in a lot of great ideas, including a spherical hovercraft vehicle. And even though none of us at Bill Jacobs can speak Mandarin, the following video had us captivated nonetheless.
Believe it or not, the R&D team at VW actually produced the concept car design submitted by Jia Wang. Word on (or above) the street is that the hover car incorporates magnetic levitation with the goal to reduce congestion found in China’s busy cities. Check it out!