• Elon Musk's Boring Tunnel Pitch to Traffic-Weary LA Residents: Downtown to LAX in 10 Minutes

    5 monthes ago - By Fortune

    Elon Musk brought his vision of a high-speed transportation system underneath sprawling and traffic-clogged Los Angeles to an overwhelmingly supportive crowd at a hearing for local residents.
    Musk's Boring Co. network, if and when it gets built, would ferry passengers from Dodger Stadium near downtown L.A. to Los Angeles International Airport in 10 minutes, according to the presentation Musk made Thursday evening at the Leo Baeck Temple in the affluent Bel-Air neighborhood. The trip now can easily take more than an hour by car.
    A 2.7-mile test tunnel Musk proposes to build ran into...
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  • Elon Musk: Boring Company's L.A. “Loop” tunnel system will cost $1/ride

    5 monthes ago - By Fast Company

    Musk said the 11-mile, eight-minute trip would carry people from downtown L.A. to the city's international airport for a fare of only $1.
    Musk revealed the cost of fares for his company's tunneling system under Los Angeles at a Boring Company information session on Thursday, reports CNBC. Musk said the 11-mile, eight-minute trip would carry people from downtown L.A. to the city's international airport for a fare of only $1:
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  • Elon Musk went on a weird tweet storm about a snail - and it's a reference to how quickly he'll tunnel under LA

    Elon Musk went on a weird tweet storm about a snail - and it's a reference to how quickly he'll tunnel under LA

    5 monthes ago - By Business Insider

    Elon Musk went on a weird tweet storm about a snail.
    It appears to be a reference to how quickly he wants The Boring Company to move in its mission to build a network of tunnels under Los Angeles.
    Musk said if the tunnelling can move at one-tenth of walking speed, a mile could be completed every three hours.
    Elon Musk is not adverse to an outburst on Twitter , but even by his standards, a tweet storm in the early hours of Friday morning had some people puzzled.
    It started with an emoji of a snail, and developed into an allegory on how the mollusc is capable of moving faster than Musk's...
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  • Elon Musk brings high-tech charm offensive to Los Angeles tunnel plan

    5 monthes ago - By Reuters

    LOS ANGELES - Billionaire entrepreneur Elon Musk promised a cheering crowd on Thursday that his controversial dream of burrowing a high-speed network of "personalized mass transit" tunnels under Los Angeles could be achieved without disturbance or noise at the surface.
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