Elon Musk gave a brief glimpse into the "disturbingly long" tunnel of his Los Angeles Boring Co.
In a tweet Early Saturday morning, Musk said he had roamed the entire length of the Boring Co tunnel under LA tonight. Disturbingly long. On the way to the opening ceremony on 10 December "and posted video of the tunnel.
The first section of the test tunnel, which spans two miles from the company's headquarters in Hawthorne, California, will be invited to attend next month and will be used to research and develop Musk's proposed loop and hyperloop transport systems. Musk hopes to build a series of tunnels across Los Angeles, including a Dodger Stadium shuttle, to surpass the region's notoriously infernal traffic.
Musk is also the CEO of Tesla Inc.
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The Boring Co. said the tunnel would use "autonomous electric skates" to carry eight to 16 people at speeds of up to 150 km / h.
The company also has proposals to build an express transit line in Chicago and a high-speed commuter line from New York to Washington.