This Japanese start-up has designed a high-speed motorcycle that can fly for 40 minutes

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Learning to ride a bike is one of our earliest achievements in life. But how about learning to fly your bike? The world’s first flying bike was revealed on Thursday at the Detroit Auto Show, meaning someday soon we might ride the drone-like vehicle instead of cars. The XTURISMO hoverbike is capable of flying for 40 minutes and reaching speeds of up to 100 km/h. Could this water-skimming electric ‘seaglider’ be a carbon-free alternative to ferries?Thad Szott, the co-chair of the Motor City’s auto show, was one of the first to take a test drive. “I mean, it’s awesome! Of course, you have a littl…

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