The company has not forgiven the familiar science fiction novel.
The Tesla Red Roadster with the "Starman" figure launched by SpaceX in early February, Mars has already passed. Nowadays, it will go from the Sun to a point of its turn. Interesting company highlighted through your Twitter account. The theme was Space.com.
The tweet is a simple sketch of the inner part of the Solar System planets orbits along with the mentioned Tesla transit. It shows that Tesla is roughly the extreme point of the Sun, about 257 million kilometers. That's the thing About a third is less, no original data by the company's head.
Let's add that Tesla and "Starman" have reached the universe within the first sharp rocket test Heavy Falcon. It was artificial only. But the company is also equipped with cameras, and there is so much a four-hour drive of "drive" on YouTube. More information about the Tesla and Starmana trajectories, along with other attractions in a separate article.