This undated artist's rendering provided by The Boring Company, shows an electric public transport vehicle that is part of a proposed high-speed underground transport system that will transport passengers from downtown Chicago to O'Hare International Airport. Graphic: AP

Get your skates on: Elon Musk to build futuristic US$1bn underground transit system in Chicago

Under the proposal, passengers would travel between downtown Chicago and O’Hare airport in 16-person vehicles travelling at 240km/h, slashing travel time to 12 minutes, from the current 30-45 minutes

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This undated artist's rendering provided by The Boring Company, shows an electric public transport vehicle that is part of a proposed high-speed underground transport system that will transport passengers from downtown Chicago to O'Hare International Airport. Graphic: AP
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