New flying vehicle – level 1

16-03-2022 07:00

A US company makes a new vehicle. This vehicle can change how people travel. The vehicle looks like a disc. A disc is flat and round.

It is an electric vehicle. An electric vehicle uses electricity to drive. It makes no gases.  It is better for the natural world than cars or planes.

The vehicle has eight motors. They help it move straight up. It can travel as fast as 260 kilometers per hour. The vehicle has no pilot now. Engineers are working hard. They want to make a vehicle with a pilot.

In the future, rescuers and doctors can travel in the vehicle to a place of an accident. Some rich people will travel in it to their yachts and holiday homes. The price of the vehicle will be about 250,000 dollars.

Difficult words: vehicle (a machine which people use to travel or to transport things, for example a car or truck), motor (a device which makes a machine move), yacht (a boat which people use for trips).

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