Pop.Up

  • Pop.Up Next

    Pop.Up Next
    Airbus-Audi-Italdesign
    Toulouse, France (Airbus)
    Moncalieri, Italy (Italdesign)
    Ingolstadt, Germany (Audi)

    Audi, Italdesign and Airbus combine self-driving car and passenger drone. The Pop.Up Next system is comprised of an air capsule, a cabin, and a ground module. An electric car drivetrain with the mobility of a drone, the passenger cabin is transported on land by an Audi chassis, and allows air travel via an Airbus drone.

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  • Airbus Pop.Up multi-modal vehicle

    Airbus Decides to Pop Up

    Airbus XO, the company’s innovation group, revealed a concept for “seamless, multi-modal, fully electric urban mobility.” The modular Pop.Up concept features a capsule that connects to either a ground or air module. Airbus envisions the system relying on an artificial intelligence system where the “passengers plan their journey and book their trip via an easy-to-use app. The system automatically suggests the best transport solution … joining either the air or ground module or other...