The world’s fastest car airplane is still a matter of debate. Technically speaking, this vehicle refers to a roadable aircraft. This is an aircraft that can traverse roads. Many of them are prototypes or in the developmental stage.
Parajet Skycar Flight Mode Specifications
The vehicle is now in production. It has a wingspan of 38 sq m and a top speed of 100 mph (160 km/h). The range is 200 miles (322 km) and the cruising speed is 82 mph (132 km/h). The takeoff speed is 37 mph (60 km/h). The service ceiling is 15000 ft (4572 m). The takeoff distance is 340 ft (150 m).
Parajet Skycar Car Mode Specifications
The top speed is 140 mph, making it one of the fastest car airplanes in development. The range is 400 miles (640 km) and the fuel tank capacity is 35 L. The chassis is tubular.
The vehicle has a 450 hp (336 kW) mid mounted engine. The wingspan is 33 ft 4 in (10.16 m). It is 7 ft 10 in high and 19 ft 0 in (5.79 m) long. When empty the vehicle weighs 2,497 lb (1,135 kg). The max takeoff is 3,800 lb (1,727 kg).
Its performance specs are as follows. The top speed is: 261 knots (300 mph, 483 km/h). The cruising speed is 225 knots (260 mph, 416 km/h) and the takeoff speed is 63 knots (73 mph, 117 km/h).
The minimum landing speed is 60 knots (70 mph, 111 km/h). The minimum landing distance is 455 feet (140 m). The takeoff distance is 476 feet (145 m). The takeoff distance is 1231 feet (375 m). The initial climb is 1,438 ft/min (804 m/min). The service ceiling is 34,100 ft (10,400 m). The range is 845 nautical miles (1,565 km).
LaBiche FSC-1 Car Mode Specifications
The width is 6 ft 8 in (2.03 m) and the height is 4 ft 10 in (1.47 m). The top speed is 180 mph (156 knots, 290 km/h).
The LaBiche is a prototype. This is the first vehicle that can change from car to aircraft with a single press of a button.
Keep in mind that the status of the world’s fastest car airplane is subject to change. Because many of these vehicles are still under development, their specifications can be altered at any point. It is not just the speed that can change but also the dimensions.