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Elon Musk Launches The Tesla Car Into The Orbit Around Mars

Elon Musk’s SpaceX has launched a Tesla car in space on Tuesday. The car has been launched by the most powerful super rocket- the Falcon heavy vehicle – which is supposed to be twice the launching power of any other existing rocket.


The world’s most powerful rocket took of from the Kennedy Space Centre at 3:45 pm local time (8:45 pm GMT)

Musk had tweeted earlier “Will be in deep space for billion years or so if it doesn’t blow up on ascent”.

British astronaut Tim Peake described the triumph as “simply awesome” He tweeted :

The car will take six months to cover over 400 million kilometres in space at speed upto 11 kilometres per second.

Earlier the launch has been promoted through a YouTube video. The animation continues with the Bowie’s song “Life on Mars” played in the background

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