Elon Musk's First Tunnel Is finished. Here's What It's Like To Ride In ItIn Chicago, the Boring Company was selected in June to tunnel a route from downtown to O'Hare Airport. But a contract hasn't been finalized yet, according to a spokesman for Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel. Key details like the exact route and pricing remain unclear.
Elon Musk To Unveil Underground Tunnel, Transport CarsThe company says on its website that the reason such a system hasn't been done before is that tunnels can be as expensive as $1 billion a mile to dig.
Making Elon Musk's Underground Transit Plans A RealityThe Boring equipment Elon Musk will use is far more sophisticated than the excavation methods that made way for Chicago's subway systems.
Elon Musk's High Speed Transit Plans Come To ChicagoBillionaire developer Elon Musk was in Chicago Thursday. He got the go ahead for his high speed link to O'Hare.