In the race for affordable electric cars, GM has been making a lot of noise about how it was able to get the Chevy Bolt to market before Tesla’s Model 3. Little do people know that this follows a tradition of GM beating Tesla to the punch.

An earlier example was GM developing an underground tunnel for cars long before Elon Musk ever had the idea for his silly Boring company, as —Wack0— pointed out:

Congrats on your COTD win Wacko, and thanks for taking us down memory lane.