Successful Field Test Says The Hyperloop Is Coming

Successful Field Test Says The Hyperloop Is Coming
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Elon Musk's vision of ultrafast land transport is taking big strides forward

Leo Lutero
  • 17 may 2016

On May 11, in a Nevada desert 30 miles from the Las Vegas strip, the first prototype of Hyperloop One accelerated from 0 to 60 mph in 1.1 seconds before decelerating on a short 300-meter track. This was dubbed by Hyperloop One engineers as a POAT, or propulsion open-air test.

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