He's heard it before and he'll hear it again, so we might as well come out and say it: Elon Musk is real life's Tony Stark. With his high-end electric car company, Tesla, and its mainstreamrolling out of its domestic manufacturing base in Fremont, Calif., Musk could take a long nap on his laurels. After all, Tesla could herald a new era for clean car manufacturing in the US.
But Musk's entrepreneurial zeal knows no bounds, driving him to found space-exploration company SpaceX, which sent itsinto orbit this October. Musk predicts he'll within 15 years and that isn't out of reach. Suit up, Iron Man.
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