The company will not forgive the popular science-fiction novel.
At the beginning of the Mars, the red Star Tesla Roadster with the Starman statue, launched by SpaceX, has already taken place. These days, the sun goes down to the most extreme point of the sun's trajectory. An interesting company highlighted Via Twitter account. Theme was Space.com.
Twit Sun A simple sketch of planets on the inner part of the solar system and the trajectory of the given Tesla. This indicates that Tesla is about the closest point of the Sun, about 257 million kilometers. That's it less than one third, according to the head of the company.
It's worth noting that Tesla and Starman entered the world in the first place sharp rocket test Falcon Heavy. It was just artificial. However, the company has equipped it with a camera and recorded a four-hour "car" on YouTube. Additional information about Tesla and Starmana trajectories and other sights in a separate article.