Hyperloop

The latest updates on the Hyperloop dream project that Elon Musk has been working on.

Hyperloop Pod Competition Part II

The first competition of its kind in the world.     SpaceX will host its Second Hyperloop Pod Competition this summer from 25th to 27th of August at the company’s headquarters in Hawthorne, California.  According to SpaceX, this competition’s goal is to accelerate the development of functional prototypes and encourage innovation by challenging teams to […]

Hyperloop Competition Brings Reality To New Technology

This weekend, Elon Musk’s Hyperloop competition took place at the Texas A&M University. Over 115 engineering teams competed for 22 spots in the test this summer. MIT ended up winning the competition, with Netherlands’ Delft University of Technology coming in second. The competition concluded with the announcement of the 22 contestants to move on the […]

SpaceX Hyperloop Test Track: Aecom Agrees To Partner

Earlier this week, Hyperloop Transportation Technologies announced that they had just broken ground on their test track in Quay Valley, California. Now, we’ve heard that SpaceX and Aecom will be partnering to build their test track just 200 miles away in Hawthorne, California. Though we knew this build was coming, the news about the partnership […]

Hyperloop Test Track in California: Yours To Ride in 2018

For those that don’t know, hyperloop is one of many amazing innovations coming from Elon Musk. Proposed in 2013, plenty of work has been done to perfect the idea. Essentially, pressurized capsules are pushed through a pressurized tube, travelling at speeds approaching the speed of sound. This would mean a traveller could get from San […]

Hyperloop 150 million dollar 5 mile test track

Work To Commence On Hyperloop Test Track In Weeks

We all know how much obsessed Elon Musk is about the things that he commits to. The work on Hyperloop Transport Technologies’ much hyped test track will commence in just a few weeks time. The five mile test track which would help transport 10 million people during its trial phase, is expected to take two […]

More Than 700 People Signed Up for the Hyperloop Competition

The 2016 competition for Hyperloop has seen great interest among budding technology enthusiasts. An estimate of over 700 individuals have signed up for a chance to get their pod design picked by the company. The idea is to transport people from one place to another at speeds exceeding 700 mph. When successful, the travelling time between San […]

SpaceX Hyperloop Pod Competition

Hyperloop Pod Races Planned by SpaceX at California HQ in 2016

SpaceX announced a  Hyperloop pod competition. Expected to start in June next year, it would be held in the Hyperloop test track, reaching up 1.6 miles in length.  It will be built next to SpaceX’s headquarters in Hawthorne, California. We have already talked in great lengths about the concept behind the Hyperloop. It is still […]

First Test Track To Be Built for Hyperloop Train System

Elon Musk aims to revolutionize the transportation system of the world by introducing Hyerloop in 2016. Hyperloop Transportation Technologies (HTT) is one of the three companies in the US which are competing for a first fully functional Hyperloop System. Hyperloop will now be able to build test track for supersonic train after reaching a deal […]

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Hyperloop To Start Testing In 2016

Elon Musk has proved to the world that his determination can move mountains. Just yesterday, he broke the monopoly of ULA (United Launch Alliance), getting permission to work with Uncle Sam. And Hyperloop is no exception to that commitment. CEO of the company, Mr. Dirk Ahlborn has said that ground will be broken for first […]