Richard Branson has made an investment in Hyperloop One and expects the first system to be operational in less than 5 years.
The latest test by Hyperloop One saw its XP1 pod hit 192 miles per hour. Meanwhile, Elon Musk is hinting he may want to get back into the Hyperloop game.
Hyperloop One completed it first successful test of it Hyperloop transportation pod at its DevLoop test track in Nevada on May 12. The company calls it a “Kitty Hawk” moment.
Hyperloop One has slashed the length of its test track from 2 miles to under a half mile and pushed back its next scheduled test to May or June. It the Hyperloop anything more than a gleam in Elon Musk’s eye?
Hyperloop One held a conference in Washington, DC last week to outline its “Plan For America.” It includes 11 proposed Hyperloop One links across the country.