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FILE - In this April 30, 2015, file photo, Tesla Motors CEO Elon Musk unveils the company's newest products, in Hawthorne, Calif. Just weeks after suddenly tweeting "Traffic is driving me nuts" and "am going to build a tunnel boring machine and just start digging," Musk, the SpaceX and Tesla founder says it's on the verge of happening. "Exciting progress on the tunnel front," he tweeted Wednesday, Jan. 25, 2017. "Plan to start digging in a month or so." (AP Photo/Ringo H.W. Chiu, File)

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FILE - In this Sept. 27, 2016, file photo, SpaceX founder Elon Musk speaks during the 67th International Astronautical Congress in Guadalajara, Mexico. Musk elaborated on his plans to colonize Mars in a Reddit session Sunday, Oct. 23, 2016. (AP Photo/Refugio Ruiz, File)

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FILE - In this April 30, 2015, file photo, Tesla Motors CEO Elon Musk unveils the company's newest products, in Hawthorne, Calif. Tesla Motors is starting to build its electric cars with all the sensors, cameras and other gear needed to drive completely on their own when regulations allow the technology to take over that responsibility. The announcement made late Wednesday, Oct. 19, 2016, by Tesla CEO Musk marks the Silicon Valley automaker's next step toward selling cars that can navigate the roads without the help of a human. (AP Photo/Ringo H.W. Chiu, File)

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Elon Musk, CEO of Tesla Motors Inc., unveils the company’s newest product, Powerpack in Hawthorne, Calif., Thursday, April 30, 2015. (AP Photo/Ringo H.W. Chiu)

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SpaceX billionaire founder and chief executive, and Tesla Motors CEO Elon Musk, poses beside a Tesla, after his interview on "Countdown to the Closing Bell," on the Fox Business Network, in New York, Wednesday, Sept. 17, 2014. On Tuesday, NASA picked Boeing and SpaceX to transport astronauts to the International Space Station in the next few years.(AP Photo/Richard Drew)

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FILE - In this Friday, June 22, 2012 file photo, Tesla CEO Elon Musk walks past the Tesla Model S after a news conference at the Tesla factory in Fremont, Calif. Five states are on the short list for a $5 billion factory that Tesla Motors plans to build so it can crank out batteries for a new generation of electric cars. The package of economic incentives that each state offers will help determine where Tesla builds the factory — Nevada, California, Texas, Arizona or New Mexico. Tesla CEO Elon Musk has said the winning state will shoulder about 10 percent of the total cost, meaning at least $500 million worth of incentives. (AP Photo/Paul Sakuma, File)

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Lead Dragon Engineer Kiko Dontchev gets a water handed to him while showing visitors the inside of the company's next generation Dragon spacecraft at an event where SpaceX CEO and Chief Designer Elon Musk introduces the spacecraft at the Newseum, Washington, D.C., Tuesday, June 10, 2014. (Andrew Harnik/The Washington Times)

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SpaceX CEO and Chief Designer Elon Musk speaks to reporters as he introduces the companies next generation Dragon spacecraft at an event held at the Newseum, Washington, D.C., Tuesday, June 10, 2014. (Andrew Harnik/The Washington Times)

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Devon Bush, 9, of Washington, D.C. sits in a astronauts chair inside SpaceX's next generation Dragon spacecraft at an event held at the Newseum hosted by SpaceX CEO and Chief Designer Elon Musk, Washington, D.C., Tuesday, June 10, 2014. (Andrew Harnik/The Washington Times)

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SpaceX CEO and Chief Designer Elon Musk introduces the companies next generation Dragon spacecraft at an event held at the Newseum, Washington, D.C., Tuesday, June 10, 2014. (Andrew Harnik/The Washington Times)

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SpaceX CEO and Chief Designer Elon Musk, pictured, introduces the companies next generation Dragon spacecraft at an event held at the Newseum, Washington, D.C., Tuesday, June 10, 2014. (Andrew Harnik/The Washington Times)

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SpaceX CEO and Chief Designer Elon Musk introduces the companies next generation Dragon spacecraft at an event held at the Newseum, Washington, D.C., Tuesday, June 10, 2014. (Andrew Harnik/The Washington Times)

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SpaceX CEO and Chief Designer Elon Musk, pictured, introduces the companies next generation Dragon spacecraft at an event held at the Newseum, Washington, D.C., Tuesday, June 10, 2014. (Andrew Harnik/The Washington Times)

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SpaceX Communications Director John Taylor, right, helps Sen. Bill Nelson (D-Fla.) out of the SpaceX Dragon spacecraft as SpaceX CEO and Chief Designer Elon Musk introduces the companies next generation spacecraft at an event held at the Newseum, Washington, D.C., Tuesday, June 10, 2014. (Andrew Harnik/The Washington Times)

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SpaceX CEO and Chief Designer Elon Musk introduces the companies next generation Dragon spacecraft at an event held at the Newseum, Washington, D.C., Tuesday, June 10, 2014. (Andrew Harnik/The Washington Times)

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SpaceX CEO and Chief Designer Elon Musk, seen in reflection on the spacecraft window, introduces the companies next generation Dragon spacecraft at an event held at the Newseum, Washington, D.C., Tuesday, June 10, 2014. (Andrew Harnik/The Washington Times)

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File-In this Saturday, March 9, 2013, file photo, SpaceX CEO Elon Musk gives the opening keynote at the SXSW Interactive in Austin, Texas. Musk is set to unveil a new spacecraft designed to carry astronauts on Thursday, May 29, 2014, in Hawthorne, Calif. SpaceX is one of several private companies vying to develop a manned craft to replace NASA’s retired space shuttle fleet. (AP Photo/Jack Plunkett, File)

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File-In this Saturday, March 9, 2013, file photo, SpaceX CEO Elon Musk gives the opening keynote at the SXSW Interactive in Austin, Texas. Musk is set to unveil a new spacecraft designed to carry astronauts on Thursday, May 29, 2014, in Hawthorne, Calif. SpaceX is one of several private companies vying to develop a manned craft to replace NASA’s retired space shuttle fleet. (AP Photo/Jack Plunkett, File)

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Tesla Motors Inc. CEO Elon Musk speaks before an event to deliver the first set of sedans to customers in Beijing, China, Tuesday, April 22, 2014. Tesla Motors delivered its first eight electric sedans to customers in China on Tuesday and Musk said the company will build a nationwide network of charging stations and service centers as fast as it can. (AP Photo/Ng Han Guan)