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

    3 monthes ago - By Business Insider

    Elon Musk's Boring Company has won a bid to build a high-speed link between downtown Chicago and the city's airport.
    The proposal makes little sense.
    One of its flaws is its low capacity - as described, it can hold much fewer passengers than a New York City subway line.
    The Chicago Tribune reports Mayor Rahm Emanuel has selected a bid from Elon Musk's Boring Company 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 miles per hour.
    It sounds cool, but the proposal as described makes very...
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  • Elon Musk's Boring Co to build high-speed airport link in Chicago

    Elon Musk's Boring Co to build high-speed airport link in Chicago

    3 monthes ago - By Reuters

    CHICAGO - Chicago has selected Elon Musk's Boring Co to build a $1 billion underground transit system that will whisk people from Chicago's downtown Loop district to O'Hare International Airport at 150 miles per hour , the billionaire entrepreneur and Mayor Rahm Emanuel said on Thursday.
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  • Boring Co.'s Chicago Deal Shows We Haven't Yet Hit Peak Musk

    3 monthes ago - By Forbes

    Electric pod vehicles built by Tesla are to whisk passengers between downtown Chicago and O'Hare International Airport in minutes for about $25 a ride. Construction costs for project are to be borne by the Boring Co., and the line could be operation in about three years.
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  • Elon Musk's Boring Co to build high-speed commuter system in Chicago

    3 monthes ago - By Reuters

    Chicago has selected billionaire entrepreneur Elon Musk's Boring Co to build a high-speed underground commuter system from the downtown Loop district to O'Hare International Airport. Fred Katayama reports.
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  • Elon Musk's Boring Company Will Build High-Speed Train To Chicago's O'Hare Airport

    Elon Musk's Boring Company Will Build High-Speed Train To Chicago's O'Hare Airport

    3 monthes ago - By NPR

    The train tunnel company will build and operate an "express service to transport people to O'Hare Airport from downtown in 12 minutes," Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel says.
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