Elon Musk firm tapped to build Chicago high-speed transit

Rush hour gridlock in downtown Chicago could be set to ease thanks to an underground express transportation system that will ferry passengers to the city's O'Hare Airport. The City of Chicago has just selected Elon Musk's Boring Company to design, build, pay for, operate and maintain the Express Loop, which will see electric pods carry up to 16 people to or from the airport in as little as 12 minutes... Continue Reading Chicago picks The Boring Company for high-speed link to airport Category: Urban Transport Tags: Electric Vehicles Public Transport The Boring Company Transport Related Articles: Moving walkway networks would be an efficient transport option for car-free cities Hyperloop One shows off magnetic drive in dramatic demonstration $800 Kiwano K01 monowheel electric scooter ticks all the boxes JPods so

Chicago airport plan is one of many Musk dream projects

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 (241 kph) ...

Fri 15 Jun 18 from Phys.org

Elon Musk's Boring Company Wins Chicago High-Speed Transit Contract

Chicago cuts deal with Musk's Boring Company to whisk passengers to O'Hare Airport underground on high-speed electric vehicles

Thu 14 Jun 18 from IEEE Spectrum

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

The Boring Company, founded by Tesla CEO Elon Musk, has been selected to build a high-speed underground transportation system that it says will whisk passengers from downtown Chicago to O'Hare ...

Thu 14 Jun 18 from Phys.org

Chicago picks The Boring Company for high-speed link to airport

Rush hour gridlock in downtown Chicago could be set to ease thanks to an underground express transportation system that will ferry passengers to the city's O'Hare Airport. The City of ...

Thu 14 Jun 18 from Gizmag

Watch a Tesla Model X zoom inside a Boring Company tunnel

Someday, The Boring Company's tunnels could become a busy network of passenger-carrying shuttles, private vehicles and bicycles trying to dodge traffic. But right now, its existing ...

Sun 17 Jun 18 from Engadget

Elon Musk's Boring Company sends a Tesla down one of its futuristic tunnels - CNET

The SpaceX and Tesla CEO's side project shows off its new technology right after being selected to start digging under Chicago.

Fri 15 Jun 18 from CNET

Elon Musk reveals incredible video of a Tesla hurtling through a Boring Company tunnel under LA

The Boring Company has shared a new video showing one of its high-speed tunnels. In the brief clip, a Model X SUV can be seen zooming through one of the firm's tunnels on 'electric skates.' ...

Fri 15 Jun 18 from Daily Mail

Musk to build futuristic shuttle in Chicago

A company founded by Tesla CEO Elon Musk plans to build a high-speed underground transportation system that could whisk passengers from downtown Chicago to O’Hare International Airport ...

Thu 14 Jun 18 from USA today

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