A 29-minute trip from D.C. to New York may seem too good to be true. And it very well may be. But that isn’t stopping Elon Musk from pushing forward with plans to build a Hyperloop along the eastern corridor.
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Virgin Hyperloop One sets a speed record and lands $50m in financing.
Denver to Boulder in eight minutes? Colorado will get first test track for a Hyperloop-inspired transportation system
Colorado will be the site of a first-of-its-kind test track for a futuristic transportation system that could one day whisk passengers from downtown Denver to Boulder in eight minutes.
Elon Musk just casually announced on Twitter that he received “verbal government approval” for The Boring Company, his new tunnel boring startup, to build an underground Hyperloop system connecting New York city, Philadelphia, Baltimore, and Washington DC.
Building a new 700mph transport system sounds pretty tricky, so one Hyperloop company has decided to kick things off by building the passenger pods first. Hyperloop is a proposed plan to transport people or cargo between cities at near-supersonic speed in vacuum-sealed pods. The technology is just a pipedream at the moment, with rival companies […]