Elon Musk’s Boring Company gets green light to start digging in Washington, DC

Elon Musk’s tunnel-boring project has received more vague government approval for its equally vague plans to build an underground hyperloop between New York and Washington, DC. Last week, Washington, DC’s Department of Transportation issued a preliminary permit to Musk’s Boring … Continue reading Elon Musk’s Boring Company gets green light to start digging in Washington, DC

Riding in the Mercedes-AMG Cigarette Racing 515 Project One boat at 119 mph

On Thursday morning, I hopped on the new Cigarette Racing 515 Project ONE, and became the first non-employee to experience the potency of Formula One at sea. Its top speed is a delirious 140 miles per hour, and it’s capable of a face-numbing 3100 horsepower. I’m still feeling the tingle of wind burn. We glided out to sea at a smooth crawl, and once in open waters, the skipper cranked up the throttle. “Wooooo!” I screamed, along with a few expletives, as we coasted along the water. The wind scraped against my cheeks and billowed my clothes. Forget about scrolling through your … Continue reading Riding in the Mercedes-AMG Cigarette Racing 515 Project One boat at 119 mph