Paradigm Hyperloop among finalists for 2019 Pod competition and unveils the pod designMarch 6, 2019
SpaceX Hyperloop Pod Competition is getting closer and more teams unveil their pod designs. Paradigm Hyperloop among the teams accepted for this summers competition is not a surprise. They took a second place at the second competition in August of 2017 making them the fastest team in North America and the third fastest in the World.
We are proud to announce that we have officially been accepted to the SpaceX Hyperloop Pod Competition in California this summer! We would like to thank all of our supporters that have helped us thus far.
Check out the following video of our pod unveil! (Paradigm by @Monstercat) pic.twitter.com/fDKvcauzzz
— Paradigm Hyperloop (@paradigm_hype) March 5, 2019
Paradigm is an international team of students from Northeastern University, Memorial University of Newfoundland and College of the North Atlantic who have come together to make the Hyperloop concept a reality. They aim to prove the viability of air based levitation for use in high-speed applications by building a prototype Hyperloop pod capable of reaching 500 km/hr.
“All of our hard-work and long hours have paid off, we would like to thank all of our supporters that have helped us over the past six months. We are excited to continue contributing to the development of the fifth mode of transportation!” say exited team members.