Hyperloop design by IIT Madras chosen for intl contest; Only model selected from Asia - NDTv
Sat, Jun 15, 2019, 10:06 AM
A futuristic Hyperloop model of high-speed passenger transportation designed by IIT Madras will represent India at the Hyperloop pod competition in California organised by Elon Musk’s SpaceX. This is the only entry qualified from Asia for the July event. The fastest Hyperloop pod will win the world competition. A 30-member student team has worked on this for nine months spending Rs 1 one crore. Speaking on the occasion, students have expressed optimism of their Hyperloop model will win in the competition.