Elon Musk is the founder CEO and CTO of SpaceX co-founder of Tesla Motors and chairman of SolarCity. He is also the founder of The Boring Company a tunnel construction company.
Musk was born to a Canadian mother and South African father and raised in Pretoria South Africa. He briefly attended the University of Pretoria before moving to Canada aged 17 to attend Queen’s University. He transferred to the University of Pennsylvania two years later where he received dual bachelor’s degrees in economics and physics. He moved to California in 1995 to attend Stanford University but decided instead to pursue a business career co-founding web software company Zip2 with his brother Kimbal. The start-up was acquired by Compaq for $307 million in 1999. Musk co-founded online bank X.com that same year which merged with Confinity in 2000 to form the company PayPal and was subsequently bought by eBay in 2002 for $1.5 billion.
In 2002 Musk founded SpaceX an aerospace manufacturer and space transport services company of which he is CEO CTO and lead designer. In 2004 he joined electric vehicle manufacturer Tesla Motors Inc. (now Tesla Inc.) as chairman and product architect becoming its CEO in 2008. In 2006 he helped create SolarCity a solar energy services company and current Tesla subsidiary. In 2015 he co-founded OpenAI a nonprofit research company that promotes friendly artificial intelligence. In 2016 he co-founded Neuralink a neurotechnology company focused on developing brain–computer interfaces and founded The Boring Company a tunnel construction company. Musk has also proposed the Hyperloop a high-speed vactrain transportation system.
What car does Elon Musk drive?
Tesla Model S
What is the range of the Tesla Model S?
Up to 402 miles
What type of battery does the Tesla Model S use?
When did Tesla Motors release the Tesla Model S?
How much does the Tesla Model S cost?
What is the top speed of the Tesla Model S?
What is the warranty on the Tesla Model S?
8 years or 100000 miles
What is the charge time for the Tesla Model S?
5 hours for a full charge
What is the horsepower of the Tesla Model S?
What is the weight of the Tesla Model S?
What is the range of the Tesla Model S in cold weather?
Up to 270 miles
What is the range of the Tesla Model S in warm weather?
Up to335 miles
What is the range of the Tesla Model S with the 85 kWh battery?
Up to265 miles
What is the range of the Tesla Model S with the 90 kWh battery?
Up to 270 miles
What is the range of the Tesla Model S with the P100D battery?
Up to 315 miles