Elon Musk’s father says he is not happy with his billionaire son

Elon Musk's father says he's not proud of his billionaire son

Errol Musk even appreciated the appearance of Elon Musk.

Elon Musk’s father, Errol Musk, has admitted that he is not proud of his billionaire son because the entire Musk family has achieved “a lot of things over a long period of time”.

On Monday, the 76-year-old spoke on ‘Kyle and Jackie O’s Show‘ on Australian radio station KIIS FM in a 20-minute interview in which he talked about the Tesla chief and the rest of the Musk family, including Elon’s younger brother Kimbal. In the interview, Errol downplayed the billionaire’s son’s success and downplayed his looks.

“Your descendants are a genius. He’s worth a lot of money and has created so much, you can’t take that away from him. Are you proud?” host Jackie O asked Errol.

To this, the 76-year-old replied: “No. You know, we are a family that has been doing a lot of things for a long time, just suddenly starting to do something.”

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Errol told the radio show that his children from his first wife Maye Musk – Elon, Tosca and Kimbal – have traveled the world with him since they were children, visiting places like China and the jungle. tropical Amazon. “They saw a lot of things, and we did a lot of things together,” he said, adding, “But Elon has actually crossed the mark.”

In the interview, Errol said that his billionaire son feels as if he is running five years behind in his career plan. “He (Elon Musk) is frustrated with progress and that’s understandable,” the billionaire’s father said. He added, “I know it sounds crazy, but we tend to think that way as a family. He’s 50 now and I still think of him as a boy. But he’s 50, I mean an old man.”

Furthermore, Errol went on to say that his 49-year-old son Kimbal Musk, Elon’s younger brother, is his “pride and joy”. He also told the radio host that Kimbal is lucky in his marriage to Cristiana Wyly because they spend a lot of time together. He added that he was worried about the SpaceX CEO not being able to find a partner who would give up his career for him.

Notably, Elon has 9 children with 4 different women but is currently single. Errol said, “He (Elon) had to find a woman to give up on what she was doing, and it wasn’t easy.”

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During the 20-minute interview, the South African engineer then appreciated his eldest son’s appearance. When asked to consider recent pictures of Elon Musk from his Greece trip “Elon is built very strong, but he eats badly,” Errol said. Errol also added that he suggested Elon take a weight loss pill.

Finally, when asked by talk show hosts if he drives a Tesla, Errol admitted that his stable of luxury cars doesn’t include one of his son’s electric cars. He revealed that he instead owns a Bentley, a Rolls Royce and a Mercedes.

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