Watch: Billionaire Launches Most Powerful Rocket Ever

On Tuesday afternoon, at Kennedy Space Center in Cape Canaveral, Florida, Elon Musk’s SpaceX company launched the most powerful rocket to ever head into space.

The Washington Post reported, “As a promotional stunt, SpaceX founder Elon Musk loaded the Falcon Heavy with his own cherry red Tesla Roadster carrying a spacesuit-clad mannequin in the driver’s seat the company named ‘Starman.’ Musk said he planned to send the convertible, built by another one of his companies, into an orbit around the sun that would take it near Mars.”

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