Metro future: Elon Musk showed new development


REUTERS/LUCY NICHOLSONTesla Motors Inc CEO Elon Musk unveils a new all-wheel-drive version of the Model S vehicle in Hawthorne, California.

"I am against import duties in general, but the current rules make things very hard", Musk said in another post.

Tesla has been pushing hard to build cars in China, the world's largest auto market, but has hit roadblocks in negotiations with local authorities, in part because Musk is keen to keep full control of any local venture.

He also noted that the Chinese government forces foreign automakers that want to manufacture cars in the country to partner with a local auto company. "Just want a fair outcome, ideally where tariffs/rules are equally moderate". He didn't say that the tunnels would never support cars, but he believes that surrounding communities will benefit most if the Boring Company focuses on mass transportation. A spokesman for Boring Co. didn't immediately respond to a request for comment.

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China has said it will look to lower import taxes for cars and carry out a pilot scheme to loosen foreign ownership rules for new energy vehicles, a term China uses to refer to fully-electric and plug-in hybrid cars.

Later on Thursday, Trump defied opposition from the Republican party and protests from global allies as he signed orders imposing stiff and sweeping new tariffs on imported steel (25 per cent) and aluminium (10 per cent).

Late Thursday, Musk struck a more hopeful tone.

Musk described the pod-like vehicle in a response to another Twitter user's question: "I guess you could say it's a 150 miles per hour, underground, autonomous, electric bus that automatically switches between tunnels and lifts".

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Tesla shares were down half a per cent at $327.25 after markets closed on Thursday.

China requires overseas automakers to form joint ventures with local manufacturers in which the foreign companies are capped at 50 percent ownership. He asked Trump: "Do you think the US & China should have equal & fair rules for cars? Meaning, same import duties, ownership constraints & other factors", Musk tweeted in response to Trump's post about the China trade deal.

Musk, 46, was a member of Trump's advisory council before stepping down following the president's decision in June to pull the United States out of the Paris climate agreement. The Tesla chief executive officer served on two White House advisory councils before stepping down in June after the president announced he would pull the US out of the Paris climate accord.

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