• Elon Musk promises $1 tunnel rides at 240 kmph in LA

    9 days ago - By The Next Web

    Elon Musk's pipe dreams sure are fun to follow: the CEO of the Boring Company told an audience at the Leo Baeck Temple in Los Angeles on Thursday that his firm plans to ferry people from the city's downtown area to the airport in eight minutes, for $1 per person. Musk was in Los Angeles to present his company's new underground electric transportation system, which is called ‘Loop.' The idea is to tunnel across 2.7 miles from north to south, parallel to the Interstate 405 freeway; it'll allow for running transit pods that can seat 16 passengers and move at...
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  • Elon Musk's Boring Company wants to build a 'weird little Disney ride' under LA video - CNET

    Elon Musk's Boring Company wants to build a 'weird little Disney ride' under LA video - CNET

    9 days ago - By CNET

    Where we're going, we don't need roads.
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  • I went to Elon Musk's Boring Company LA pep rally

    I went to Elon Musk's Boring Company LA pep rally

    9 days ago - By The Verge

    Attendees of Elon Musk's Wednesday night presentation-slash-forum for his Boring Company were greeted by soccer mom snacks: Capri Suns and orange slices plastic-wrapped on individual plates, being handed out by chipper young men and women in The Boring Company hats. Elon Musk understands that you do not care about a tunnel-boring company. But he knows that you care about Elon Musk, and if he does enough Elon Musk-y things - like give that tunnel-boring company a name that sounds like a bunch of first-graders came up with it, hand out soccer mom snacks at the door, and hold a meeting for...
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  • The biggest news from Elon Musk's Boring Company meeting in LA

    The biggest news from Elon Musk's Boring Company meeting in LA

    9 days ago - By The Verge

    Elon Musk was talking in public again, this time at Leo Baeck Temple in Los Angeles' posh Bel Air neighborhood. Most of the conversation, with Steve Davis of the Boring Company, seemed to be aimed at reassuring neighbors about the totally experimental tunnel. Before the meeting, the LA Metro confirmed they were working with the Boring Company on the test.
    Musk has a vision of mass transit that has “pods” that transport up to 16 passengers at $1 per person. He said this at the meeting, too, but it's also information that shows up in the Boring Company's FAQ , Tweets, and Instagram posts...
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  • Elon Musk's Boring Company reveals exciting ambitions

    Elon Musk's Boring Company reveals exciting ambitions

    9 days ago - By SlashGear

    Christening a drilling company “The Boring Company” is both the worst way to name a baby and also a stroke of genius at the same time. The tongue-in-cheek but totally official and legal name belies Musk's ambitions to get rid of the bane of his existence: LA traffic jams. At a press conference held, almost by fate, at the Leo...
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  • Elon Musk pitches 150 MPH rides in Boring Company tunnels for $1

    Elon Musk pitches 150 MPH rides in Boring Company tunnels for $1

    9 days ago - By Engadget

    Tonight at The Boring Company Information Session not all of the talk centered on flamethrowers. Elon Musk and project leader Steve Davis described many details of their visions for an underground network that could alleviate traffic problems in big...
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  • Elon Musk Presents His Tunnel Vision to the People of LA

    9 days ago - By Wired

    The Boring Company CEO presented his idea for slaying traffic to a packed and adoring audience in Los Angeles, sharing specs and engineering details.
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  • Boring Company flamethrower shipments to start in two weeks

    Boring Company flamethrower shipments to start in two weeks

    9 days ago - By Engadget

    Tonight at an event to explain the details of his tunneling project, The Boring Company, Elon Musk was asked about the 20,000 flamethrowers it sold a few months ago. Musk said that they "encountered some delivery challenges" when it came to shipping...
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  • Elon Musk's Boring Company wants to charge $1 for a 150 mph Loop ride - CNET

    9 days ago - By CNET

    Getting from Dodger Stadium to LAX in 10 minutes? Sold.
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  • Elon Musk's Boring Company will personally deliver your flamethrower - CNET

    9 days ago - By CNET

    The company starts delivering in two weeks.
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  • Elon Musk details his plan to rid LA of traffic with $1 rides on the Boring Co. ‘Loop'

    Elon Musk details his plan to rid LA of traffic with $1 rides on the Boring Co. ‘Loop'

    9 days ago - By TechCrunch

    This evening, Boring Company executives Elon Musk and Steve Davis offered a few more details about their plans to revolutionize LA urban transit, introducing the “Loop” which would eventually be composed of all-electric pods that transport up to 16 passengers at a time. Musk theorizes that the Loop could take Los Angeles residents from downtown LA to any terminal at the LAX airport within 8 minutes for about $1.
    Much of the focus of the presentation was to assure the public that the Boring Company's efforts would not be disruptive to the public or heavily stress the city's existing highway...
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