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May 14, 2018

Elon Musk says LA-area test tunnel almost done

HAWTHORNE, Calif. — Billionaire Elon Musk says he has almost completed a tunnel under a Los Angeles suburb to test a novel transportation system that would scoot commuters underground on electric sleds called skates.

Musk tweeted Thursday that, pending regulatory approvals, free rides will be offered to the public in a few months. He also posted an Instagram video of the interior of the tunnel.

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