Get ready to head out on the open road (and air) for lots of adventures when you’re riding around in the SkyRunner! Part all-terrain buggy, part light-aircraft, the recreational sports vehicle features an aggressive design fused with sporty looks and is fitted with thoroughbred aviation technology. Thanks to its lightweight construction and high-strength, low-mass properties, the SkyRunner’s chassis is built to handle all sorts of terrain, while it’s cockpit is comfortable, functional and a relaxing place to be. It features an ergonomic design to give the driver ultimate control whether in the air or on the ground.
It’s powered by a 1.0-litre EcoBoost petrol engine that posts 25PS, delivering class-leading petrol engine CO2 emissions of 114g/km and 5.0l/100km (56.5 mpg) fuel economy. In car mode, the engine’s 125PS (92kW) power and 200Nm torque outputs can rival that of traditional 1.6-litre petrol engines and also boasts the highest power density of any similar production engine. Since it’s lightweight, it can go from 0-62 mph in 4.3 seconds and has a top speed of 115 mph. When in the air, expect a safe and comfortable flight. When launching, the SkyRunner’s EcoBoost engine gets you quickly off the ground with minimum effort and thanks to its innovative flywheel and pulley design counters engine vibration to deliver refinement without affecting performance, economy or emissions. Its max altitude is 15,000ft and it has a flight range of about 200 miles. You can preorder the SkyRunner for $119,000 with a deposit of only $1,500.
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