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February 07, 2018

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Elon Musk's Tesla Roadster.

A first generation Tesla Roadster sports car owned by space entrepreneur Elon Musk was launched into space on February 6, 2018. It was the dummy payload for the maiden flight of the Falcon Heavy rocket. The car and rocket were both manufactured by companies founded and directed by Musk: the car was built by Tesla Motors while the rocket was built by SpaceX. Musk's Roadster is the first consumer car sent into space.

Posted by Ghost of a flea at February 7, 2018 07:23 AM