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Switchblade Creating International Demand for Flying Car

“SWITCHBLADE CREATES INTERNATIONAL DEMAND FOR FLYING CAR” — REACHES MANY MILLIONS!! Our message and recent press release was picked up and run by over 250 media outlets, reaching many millions of people!! This article was printed in online giants YAHOO! Finance (65M visitors daily), Markets Insider (1.6M visitors daily), Market Watch (600k visitors daily), Seeking […]

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AUTOWEEK – January 8, 2018 Issue

THE YEAR WE TAKE FLIGHT “Man is a fickle beast, always gazing beyond the marvels before him toward a better, brighter future. Just as HD television only served to whet our appetite for 4K, and ranch Doritos for Cool Ranch, so too did the invention of the car and airplane merely stimulate our want – […]

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Update 21 January, 2018

Above, Chief Builder, Ron Burch, is shown testing the LED turn signals built into the side mirrors. While the area of the turn signal lens cover (plastic cover) satisfied the regulations for motorcycle turn signals, we wanted to make sure that the turn signals were bright enough to be seen in traffic. Our tests showed […]

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Update 7 January, 2018

We have more parts made, including these two shown in the images below. These are tail parts that are part of the tail locking mechanism. There are so many tail metal parts that you may get tired of looking at all of them, so we will try to just give a few. We also had […]

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Switchblade Article on TopSpeed

New Player in The Flying Car Race Promises to Have One in the Air Next Year It’s all talk until we see one in the air by Kirby Garlitos, on December 19, 2017, 09:00 The race to put an actual flying car in the air has a new contender, and it’s promising to bring its […]

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Maxim features Switchblade Flying Sports Car

THE WORLD’S FIRST 200-MPH FLYING SPORTS CAR COULD BE HERE WAY SOONER THAN YOU THINK How does this spring sound? DAN CARNEY DEC 23, 2017 Samson Motorworks is promising delivery this spring of $140,000 flying three-wheelers that owners will actually be able to drive on the road or fly in the sky. The Switchblade flying car […]

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Auto Week Feature

Here’s your flying ‘sports’ car: The Samson Switchblade The Samson Switchblade is both road and air legal December 27, 2017 We know you’ve been waiting, so here it is: The first flying “sports” car is jetting onto the scene. It’s called the Samson Switchblade, and it’s ready to turn you into a super commuter…if you […]

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Update 30 December, 2017

  Below, Ron Burch (right off screen) is positioning new side mirrors so that Sam Bousfield (seated inside) can check the view from the mirror to the rear. The earlier side mirrors needed to be replaced for our production vehicles as the mirrors were not strong enough to hold up to prolonged use. We want […]

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Switchblade featured on UNCRATE

SAMSON SWITCHBLADE FLYING CAR With seating for two, room for 50 pounds of luggage, and the power-to-weight ratio of a Corvette, the Samson Switchblade sounds like a sports car. It’s only when you see the extendable wings and tail automatically appear and notice the Dynon avionics gear that you realize it’s a flying car. Classified […]

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BBC Radio – The Switchblade hits big time airwaves

BBC RADIO – – THE SWITCHBLADE HITS THE BIG TIME AIRWAVES!!! BBC Radio in London did a phone interview with Sam Bousfield, for their evening news! Here’s what they reported: High flyer Is it a “flight of fancy”? asks the DAILY MAIL, while reporting that an American manufacturer has claimed that it has built the […]

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