• Musk company to build Chicago-to-O'Hare express transport

    4 monthes ago - By Stl Today

    CHICAGO - Entrepreneur Elon Musk said Thursday a high-speed transportation system that will whisk people between downtown Chicago and O'Hare International Airport at speeds of up to 150 mph could be operational in about three years.
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  • Chicago airport plan is 1 of many Musk dream projects

    Chicago airport plan is 1 of many Musk dream projects

    4 monthes ago - By Stl Today

    CHICAGO - A newly announced project by billionaire innovator Elon Musk for a tunnel transit system that would carry travelers to and from Chicago O'Hare International Airport at up to 150 mph is just another project on...
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  • Elon Musk's high-speed Chicago tunnel proposal makes no sense

    Elon Musk's high-speed Chicago tunnel proposal makes no sense

    4 monthes ago - By Chron

    Rich Pedroncelli / Associated Press
    Elon Musk's Boring Co. has won a bid to build a high-speed link between downtown Chicago and the city's main airport.
    The proposal makes little sense.
    One of its flaws is its low capacity - as described, it can hold a lot fewer passengers than a New York City subway line.
    The Chicago Tribune reports that Mayor Rahm Emanuel has selected a bid from Elon Musk's Boring Co. to build a high-speed link between downtown Chicago and O'Hare Airport. Autonomous vehicles are supposed to make the trip in just 12 minutes, at over 100 mph.
    It sounds cool, but the...
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