Elon Musk
Follow the latest Elon Musk news, videos, and analysis from ABC News.
July 11, 2021, 5:47 PM

Musk under fire again: CEO to testify over Tesla acquisition

Shareholder lawsuit claims the acquisition was rife with conflicts of interest.
July 11, 2021, 5:47 PM
3 months ago

Elon Musk shows humility and hubris as 'SNL' host

Elon Musk showed a combination of humility and hubris as he opened his highly anticipated hosting gig on “Saturday Night Live.”
3 months ago
3 months ago

Elon Musk reveals Asperger’s diagnosis on 'SNL'

The billionaire and Tesla CEO made the personal revelation while hosting the late-night variety show.
3 months ago
Elon Musk reveals Asperger’s diagnosis on 'SNL'
5 months ago

Elon Musk suffers loss of $15 billion

Comments made by Tesla CEO Elon Musk sparked a sell-off of the cryptocurrency Bitcoin and Tesla.
5 months ago
Elon Musk suffers loss of $15 billion
7 months ago

Elon Musk said he wanted to sell Tesla to Apple

Plus, the Biden administration will take control of @Potus Twitter account on Jan. 20, KFC to release ‘KFConsole’ that will keep chicken warm while gaming.
7 months ago
Elon Musk said he wanted to sell Tesla to Apple
8 months ago

Elon Musk passes Bill Gates as world’s second-richest person

Tesla shares surged with the news of the presidential transition, and the company’s CEO earned a rich new title.
8 months ago
Elon Musk passes Bill Gates as world’s second-richest person
1 year ago

Elon Musk's net worth plunged by $16.3 billion in a single day

Elon Musk's net worth took a steep nosedive on Tuesday, plummeting by more than $16 billion in one day after Tesla stock tumbled.
1 year ago
Elon Musk's net worth plunged by $16.3 billion in a single day
1 year ago

Elon Musk unveils brain chip implant: 'It's like a Fitbit in your skull'

Elon Musk unveiled a coin-sized brain implant prototype developed by his startup Neuralink during an event livestreamed on YouTube.
1 year ago
Elon Musk unveils brain chip implant: 'It's like a Fitbit in your skull'
1 year ago

Elon Musk confirms thwarted cyberattack at Nevada Gigafactory

The Tesla CEO linked his company to the dramatic case on Twitter.
1 year ago
Elon Musk confirms thwarted cyberattack at Nevada Gigafactory
1 year ago

Elon Musk is taking a break from Twitter after SpaceX launch

Musk gave no explanation for why he’s leaving the site or when he may return.
1 year ago
Elon Musk is taking a break from Twitter after SpaceX launch
1 year ago

Grimes confirms she and Elon Musk changed son's name

It hasn't even been a month since Elon Musk and Grimes welcomed their baby boy and they've already had to alter his name.
1 year ago
Grimes confirms she and Elon Musk changed son's name
1 year ago

Tesla hits target to qualify CEO Elon Musk for big payday

Tesla CEO Elon Musk appears to have hit all the milestones he needed to receive a stock award now worth about $730 million, a payday that will further pad the eccentric billionaire’s vast fortune
1 year ago
1 year ago

It's a boy! Elon Musk and recording artist Grimes welcome their 1st child together

Congratulations are in order for Tesla founder Elon Musk and recording artist Grimes. The couple have officially welcomed their first child together.
1 year ago
Elon Musk and recording artist Grimes welcome their 1st child together
2 years ago

Elon Musk’s high-tech underground loop system said to be completed by 2021

The underground people mover will involve the construction of twin tunnels for vehicles and one pedestrian tunnel around the Las Vegas Convention Center.
2 years ago
Elon Musk’s high-tech underground loop system said to be completed by 2021
2 years ago

Elon Musk tells jurors insult provoked ‘pedo guy’ tweet

Elon Musk testified in a defamation lawsuit that he called a British diver a pedophile on social media but was using only figurative speech after the man insulted him
2 years ago
2 years ago

Tesla CEO Elon Musk denies violating SEC fraud settlement

Musk's lawyers said the SEC was broadly overreaching reaching with its request.
2 years ago
Tesla CEO Elon Musk denies violating SEC fraud settlement
2 years ago

Elon Musk says next vehicle to be unveiled later this month

Tesla CEO Elon Musk says that the company's Model Y SUV will be unveiled March 14
2 years ago
Elon Musk says next vehicle to be unveiled later this month
3 years ago

Elon Musk opens a tunnel to help with LA traffic

The Boring Company officially unveiled its futuristic traffic solution.
3 years ago
Elon Musk opens a tunnel to help with LA traffic
3 years ago

Elon Musk unveils The Boring Company's test tunnel in California

It's an underground tunnel to move cars underground on skates.
3 years ago
Elon Musk unveils The Boring Company's test tunnel
3 years ago

NASA to launch 'workplace safety review' of Elon Musk's high-flying SpaceX firm

NASA also announced this week that a SpaceX rocket would test launch in January.
3 years ago
NASA to launch 'workplace safety review' of Elon Musk's high-flying SpaceX firm
3 years ago

Elon Musk's hyperloop takes a big step forward

A 2-mile test tunnel for the transportation project will open Dec. 10.
3 years ago
Elon Musk's hyperloop takes a big step forward
3 years ago

Tesla's Elon Musk tweets his way into fraud charges

The SEC sued Musk and wants him removed as CEO of Tesla.
3 years ago
Tesla's Elon Musk tweets his way into fraud charges
3 years ago

SEC sues Tesla CEO Elon Musk for 'misleading' tweet

Tesla and CEO Elon Musk have been sued by the Securities and Exchange Commission, according to court papers.
3 years ago
SEC sues Tesla CEO Elon Musk for 'misleading' tweet
3 years ago

SEC sues Tesla CEO Elon Musk for 'misleading' tweet

On Aug. 2, Musk told his 22 million Twitter followers that he was going to take his publicly traded company private. "Am considering taking Tesla private at $420. Funding secured," he tweeted.
3 years ago
SEC sues Tesla CEO Elon Musk for 'misleading' tweet
3 years ago

SpaceX founder Elon Musk sued by diver who helped with Thai cave rescue

Elon Musk sued for libel by British diver he accused of being a "pedo."
3 years ago
Diver who helped with cave rescue sues Elon Musk
3 years ago

Elon Musk creating underground tunnel in Los Angeles

After Musk's successful rocket launch and landing, he has focused on digging a tunnel underground as a solution to Los Angeles' notorious traffic jams.
3 years ago
Elon Musk creating underground tunnel in Los Angeles
3 years ago

Elon Musk holds rare town hall to discuss LA tunnel

The Loop could get commuters from downtown Los Angeles to LAX in eight minutes.
3 years ago
Elon Musk holds rare town hall to discuss LA tunnel
3 years ago

Elon Musk faced with a fast-paced challenge

The tech billionaire says his Hyperloop will soon begin tests with speeds up to 400 mph.
3 years ago
Elon Musk faced with a fast-paced challenge
3 years ago

Elon Musk talks of a future space flight to Mars

Musk said at a conference that SpaceX ships built to go to Mars could take test flights as early as 2019.
3 years ago
Elon Musk talks of a future space flight to Mars
3 years ago

Fresh off Falcon Heavy, Elon Musk launches broadband test satellites

Fresh off Falcon Heavy, Elon Musk to launch broadband test satellites
3 years ago
Fresh off Falcon Heavy, Elon Musk launches broadband test satellites
4 years ago

Elon Musk takes 1st steps to build futuristic underground tunnel in LA

The tunnel would allow travel between LAX and Westwood in just six minutes.
4 years ago
Elon Musk takes 1st steps to build futuristic underground tunnel in LA
4 years ago

Elon Musk proposes super-fast rocket travel between cities

The billionaire tech guru continued his push for advances in rocket travel.
4 years ago
Elon Musk's SpaceX proposes super-fast rocket travel between cities
4 years ago

Local governments caught off guard by Elon Musk's Hyperloop announcement

“We have had promising conversations," the White House says of the project.
4 years ago
Local governments caught off guard by Elon Musk's Hyperloop announcement
4 years ago

Elon Musk teases New York-to-DC hyperloop

Musk's company said it received "verbal support from key government decision-makers" for plans to build a route that could cut travel between the two cities to just 29 minutes.
4 years ago
Elon Musk teases New York-to-DC hyperloop
4 years ago

Amber Heard gets 'cheeky' with Elon Musk

Amber Heard posted a suggestive photo with the Tesla founder.
4 years ago
Amber Heard gets 'cheeky' with Elon Musk
4 years ago

Billboard near Elon Musk's Tesla factory asks him to 'dump Trump'

"I believe this is doing good, so I will remain on council," Musk tweeted.
4 years ago
Billboard near Tesla factory asks Musk to 'dump Trump'
5 years ago

Elon Musk Expected to Detail SpaceX's Mars Ambitions

Musk is set to speak to the International Astronautical Congress in Guadalajara.
5 years ago
Elon Musk Expected to Detail SpaceX's Mars Ambitions
5 years ago

Tesla Model S 'Floats Well Enough' to Double as a Boat, Elon Musk Says

Tesla owners needing to pull a James Bond style move in a pinch, listen up.
5 years ago
Tesla Model S 'Floats Well Enough' to Double as a Boat, Elon Musk Says
5 years ago

SpaceX CEO Elon Musk Wants to Send Humans to Mars by 2025, Years Ahead of NASA

He already has a plan to launch an unmanned spacecraft to Mars in 2018.
5 years ago
Elon Musk Wants to Send Humans to Mars by 2025
5 years ago

Hyperloop One Completes 1st Public Test of Futuristic Transportation System

The public got its first glimpse at the futuristic transportation system.
5 years ago
Elon Musk's Hyperloop Vision Completes 1st Public Test