Flying cars- they are closer than you think. The world’s first flying car has been created and taken off well according to the latest hopes.

A flying car project backed by Google co-founder Larry Page was closer to take-off on Wednesday, with a model for test flights by aspiring buyers. Kitty Hawk, funded by Page, unveiled a “Flyer” model is described as “an exciting first step to sharing the freedom of flight.” The company was created last year in Google’s hometown of Mountain View, California, and has been testing a prototype in New Zealand.