It would be a better question to ask me what I like about him.
He might have been a spearhead in some places back in the day, but nowadays he's not as much of an engineer as he is a person that has the money to "make ideas come true".
Matter of fact, most of the cool shit he announces never even see's the light of day. Makes it plainly obvious that those things more than often are deterrents to other issues that are surfacing at the very same time. Very conventiently deployed to make the other drama disappear in the media outrage.
Combine this with his extreme overuse of platforms like Twitter and just being the worst of [...]
His labor practices are abhorrent. He has been given more credit than he deserves as a "genius" or even just as a "smart person..." which lent him this reputation he has with his following as someone SO SMART with SUCH INTERESTING THINGS TO SAY, basically A COMIC BOOK HERO like BRUCE WANYE or TONY STARK. That's a reputation he uses to spread idiotic misinformation that a concerning umber of people think must be right because "he's a very smart man, albeit a little eccentric." He has no science degree or qualifications, he has no science background of any kind, he isn't an engineer, he didn't "invent the electric car" and he [...]