SpaceX Wants to Travel New York to Shanghai in 40 Minutes

Musk wants to fly you anywhere in the world in less than an hour.

SpaceX continues to move toward developing passenger rockets. A plane ride from New York City to Shanghai usually takes about 15 hours – and it could be 29 hours with connecting flights. However, SpaceX says it could get you there in less than an hour with the so-called point-to-point travel. How realistic is this approach to long-haul travel, though?

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TuSimple Self-Driving Trucks to Haul Mail Between Phoenix and Dallas

Self-driving trucks operated by technology startup TuSimple will haul mail and packages across the Southwest in a two-week pilot program.

The US Postal Service has awarded a contract to TuSimple, a firm that aims to bring the first self-driving truck to market. The technology firm said it is planning to perform five round trips in total between Postal Service distribution centers in Phoenix and Dallas, a journey of more than 1,000 miles each way through Arizona, New Mexico and Texas along interstates 10, 20 and 30. The runs began last week as scheduled.

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Jaguar Land Rover Plans to Give Owners Crypto to Share their Driving Data

Jaguar Land Rover may soon let drivers earn rewards in cryptocurrency for sharing their data. Drivers will be able to use their earnings to pay for coffee and parking.

Jaguar Land Rover owners may soon be able to earn cryptocurrency for allowing their cars to transmit data about road conditions to the car maker.

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World’s Largest Airplane Takes Flight for First Time

Stratolaunch, rocket-launching plane, took flight for the first time ever early Saturday morning and safely landed two hours later. The largest airplane ever created lifted off shortly after 10 a.m. from Mojave Air and Space Port in Mojave, California.

Exactly 45 minutes after the sun began to rise over the Mojave Desert, the plane took off for the very first time.

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A California Lawmaker Proposes Lanes with no Speed Limit on Two of the State’s Busiest Highways

“Put the pedal to the metal” or the American version of Germany’s autobahn.

A California lawmaker has proposed a bill to construct speed limit-free lanes on I- 5 and Highway 99 in the state as a way to reduce pollution.

Senator John Moorlach of Orange County, south of Los Angeles, has introduced Senate Bill 319, which would add two lanes each to the north- and south-bound lanes of Interstate 5 and Highway 99. Those lanes would have no upper speed limit.

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Computer Glitch Blamed For Flight Delays That Hit U.S. Airlines

Delta, Southwest, United Planes Temporarily Grounded Due to Computer Outage.

 A computer glitch affected several major US airlines including Southwest, Delta, and United and caused hundreds of flight delays across the US.

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Jaguar Land Rover Future Vehicles Can Help Stop the Spread of Colds and the Flu

Jaguar Land Rover invests in tech and its next vehicles will have an innovating technology to fight diseases.

Britain’s biggest carmaker has said Wednesday that “the car of the future” could help win the battle against cold and the flu.

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Tesla Unveils Faster Third Generation Supercharger

Tesla launched faster third generation Supercharger

Tesla presented its third generation Supercharger charging stations during a customer event at its headquarters in Fremont, California on March 6. The new “V3” Supercharger will be capable of charging the Model 3 at a speed of 250kW, and Tesla claims it is fast enough to add 75 miles of range in only 5 minutes. The company says it will break the ground on several V3 Superchargers in April.

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Tesla to Unwrap Model Y on March 14

Elon Musk is ready to finally unveil its next vehicle, the Model Y.

Tesla will unveil the upcoming Model Y on March 14, CEO Elon Musk announced in a series of tweets Sunday.

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New Images of Starship Super Heavy’s Raptor Engine Released on Twitter

CEO Elon Musk showed off more details on the new Raptor engine that SpaceX hopes will power their Starship Super Heavy rocket system to Mars.

Shortly after the first operationalized Raptor had been shipped to McGregor, Texas  for its first full-scale static fire tests, SpaceX CEO Elon Musk posted the first official photos of the “radically redesigned” engine preparing for its critical debut test fire in Texas.

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