Posts Tagged ‘Hyperloop’

Wired reported this week that the Hyperloop is “starting to look a little less crazy”. Let’s take a closer look at that eyebrow-raising statement: The Hyperloop, detailed by the SpaceX and Tesla Motors CEO Elon Musk in a 57-page alpha white paper in August 2013, is a transportation network of above-ground tubes that could span […]

Aug 23rd, 2015 | Filed under Uncategorized

A new company is setting up shop in downtown LA to work on the Hyperloop: Now Hyperloop Technologies Inc., one company working on the project, has taken up residence for Hyperloop World Headquarters in a 6,500-square-foot industrial space in a gentrifying section of the Arts District. Wedged into a corner abutting Interstate 10, the Los […]

Mar 25th, 2015 | Filed under Uncategorized

Recently a story has been making the rounds that a company plans to build a hyperloop test track in the Central Valley: The idea is to build a five-mile track in Quay Valley, a planned community (itself a grandiose idea) that will be built from scratch on 7,500 acres of land around Interstate 5, midway […]

Mar 10th, 2015 | Filed under Uncategorized

Elon Musk is serious about this hyperloop thing: Will be building a Hyperloop test track for companies and student teams to test out their pods. Most likely in Texas. — Elon Musk (@elonmusk) January 15, 2015 Also thinking of having an annual student Hyperloop pod racer competition, like Formula SAE — Elon Musk (@elonmusk) […]

Jan 15th, 2015 | Filed under Uncategorized