Hyperloop One Displays 500 mph Transportation System
March 7, 2017
Hyperloop One is building a test track near Las Vegas for its 500 mph rail cars. Hyperloop One is the brainchild of Tesla's Elon Musk and the product is being tested a half hour north of Las Vegas.
Musk believes that a near supersonic railcar could revolutionize transportation of the world. The track is actually a pipeline with the air sucked out of it. The railcar will float above huge magnets and shoot frictionlessly through the tube to its destination.
The short test track was shown to the press to introduce this new transportation technology tot he world.
Production of the product may be in the state of Nevada, as the Tesla battery plant chose the Reno area for its production facility.