An American businessman has offered to build underground tunnels for the cars to move which can only electric cars.
Earlier, the head of Tesla, posted on his Twitter survey to know the opinion of the public about “safe, protected from earthquakes the tunnels under the cities.”
At the closing of the poll garnered nearly 1.5 million votes – and most (66%) were in favor. 18% of respondents could not decide, and the remaining 16% said they were quite satisfied with the tube.
Musk added that the tunnels will be designed only for “green” cars. “It will be underground roads, but only for electric vehicles of all car brands”, – said the businessman.
One of these tunnels already under construction. It will stretch from the Convention center and Las Vegas to the Strip, will be completed next year. The pilot project will consist of two tunnels, each length will be about 1.6 km On them Musk plans to put drones that will go with a top speed of 250 km/h.
The tunnels are expected to become part of the underground system Loop Transportation System.
These high-speed tunnel, opened last year in Hawthorne, near Los Angeles, but to navigate it, Tesla equipped with a special retractable side wheels that rest on the rails, placed at the base of the tunnel walls.