The future of the global automobile industry is very different than what it is today. The fully autonomous vehicles or driver-less cars, which was once a dream, is soon going to be a reality. Several autonomous vehicles from various auto majors are extensively testing the roads as part of their preparation of imminent world premiere, while smart electric models which are fully environment-friendly, highly intelligent and self-driving are supposed to rule the future auto market. It is also said that shared-drive system will be highly popular in the future, where people will not own vehicles and simply hire and use services for transportation. Another big transportation trend of the future is the flying taxi.
Auto behemoths such as Mercedes-Benz has reportedly already invested hugely on flying taxis, while fleet operating giant - Uber is planning to create a network of flying taxis in Dubai and Dallas area by 2020. Google’s cofounder Larry Page has already created Kitty Hawk, which is a flying car startup company, and has already started providing test flights to potential customers.