Elon Musk Teases Test Of His LA-Based Hyperloop, Aims To Reach Half The Speed Of SoundMusk said he plans to test the high-speed pod to see if it can reach half the speed of sound, or about 400 miles per hour, and then brake in three-quarters of a mile.
Branson Named Hyperloop One Chairman, Invests Undisclosed Amount In High-Speed Tube TransportThe company also said Monday it had reached speeds of 387 km per hour, or roughly 240 miles per hour.
Students Compete To Design Elon Musk's HyperloopTwo dozen teams of students from 35 countries competed in Hawthorne Sunday in hopes of providing a critical component for the potentially revolutionary form of high-speed travel known as Hyperloop.
High-Speed Pod Could Get You From LA To San Francisco In A Half HourHyperloop is building the pods that would move at 700 MPH near-supersonic speed.
Elon Musk Holds Pod Competition To Showcase Underground Tunnel IdeaCollege teams from around the world designed pods that could shoot through tunnels at 70 miles per hour.
SpaceX Announces Design Competition For HyperloopBillionaire Elon Musk wants to jump-start his Hyperloop high-speed transit system.
LA To San Fran In 35 Minutes? Hyperloop CEO Says Speed Tube Could Become RealityTesla founder Elon Musk says it's being developed with the help of about 25 UCLA graduate architecture students at a facility in Playa Vista.
Hyperloop Wins Fans, But Doesn't Spark Investor InterestBillionaire entrepreneur Elon Musk urged the public to polish sketch plans he released last week for a "Hyperloop" that would shoot capsules full of people at the speed of sound through elevated tubes connecting Los Angeles and San Francisco.