Does Elon Musk Have The Solution For L.A. Traffic?
Elon Musk thinks he has a solution for LA traffic: a large number of underground tunnels.
Musk talked about the idea during a TED Talk last week, ReCode reports.
The cars would be loaded onto a platform known as a "skate" to move the cars at record speeds, possibly up to 124 mph.
The Boring Co. is getting some experience in this area with work that has already begun on a tunnel at SpaceX's headquarters in Hawthorne. Musk plans to connect that tunnel to a parking structure on the other side of Crenshaw Boulevard.
While focusing on tunnels, he has dismissed another far-fetched idea now moving toward reality — flying cars.