An interesting quote on global transportation network concept by Elon Musk during Hyperloop competition:
As soon as [the Hyperloop] happens somewhere, and people see it really work out, I think it will quickly spread throughout the world,” said Musk during the event.
And while Musk appears to remain engaged with the idea of the Hyperloop concept, his primary focus is still locked on his space and electric vehicle pursuits for now.
“We don’t have any specific plans to back Hyperloop companies,” said Musk. “It’s possible that we would back a [Hyperloop team], but we’re trying not to favor one organization over another.”
The human-scale Hyperloop pods will be tested at SpaceX’s Hawthorne, California headquarters this summer.
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