- Elon Musk’s father, Errol, stated on an Australian radio present he wasn’t happy with his billionaire son alone.
- Errol stated the household had completed “quite a lot of issues,” although he added Elon had “actually surpassed the mark.”
- Errol stated Elon’s youthful brother, Kimbal, was his “delight and pleasure.”
Elon Musk’s dad has stated he is not happy with his billionaire son alone as a result of the entire Musk household has completed “quite a lot of issues for a very long time.”
In a wide-ranging 20-minute interview on Australia’s “The Kyle and Jackie O Present,” Errol Musk spoke about Elon and the remainder of the Musk household, together with Elon’s youthful brother, Kimbal.
Requested whether or not he was happy with Elon, 76-year-old Errol stated: “No, effectively, you realize, I imply, we’re a household which have been doing quite a lot of issues for a very long time. It is not as if we immediately began doing one thing.”
Musk advised the radio present that his kids — Elon, Kimbal, and Tosca — had traveled world wide with him since they have been little, visiting locations corresponding to China and the Amazon rainforest.
“They’ve seen quite a lot of issues, and we have completed quite a lot of issues collectively,” he stated. “However Elon has actually form of actually surpassed the mark.”
Regardless of this success, the elder Musk stated the Tesla and SpaceX CEO was “not as completely satisfied as he’d wish to be” as a result of he “looks like he is delayed” along with his firms.
“The place he’s now, he would have favored to have been there 5 years in the past,” Errol Musk stated.
He stated his son needed to launch SpaceX’s huge Starship spacecraft a very long time in the past.
“He’s annoyed with progress,” Musk stated.
Later within the interview, Musk stated Kimbal, Elon’s youthful brother, was his “delight and pleasure.”
Musk stated Kimbal was additionally a billionaire, although nowhere close to as rich as Elon, whose well worth the Bloomberg Billionaire Index estimates at $260 billion.
It is unclear whether or not Kimbal Musk is a billionaire; a 2021 Forbes article put his internet price at about $700 million.
Errol additionally advised the radio present that Kimbal was fortunate in his marriage with Cristiana Wyly as a result of they spent quite a lot of time collectively.
He added that he frightened about Elon not with the ability to discover a accomplice who would surrender a profession for him.
“He has to discover a girl to surrender what she’s doing, and that is not straightforward,” Errol stated within the interview.
Elon Musk has been married 3 times — as soon as to Justine Wilson, his first spouse, and twice to Talulah Riley. He has additionally been romantically concerned with a string of celebrities, together with Amber Heard and the musician Grimes.
Unnamed sources advised The Wall Avenue Journal in an article final month that he’d had a short affair with Nicole Shanahan, the spouse of the Google cofounder Sergey Brin, an allegation he vehemently denied.