BYD Begins Expansion Of Electric Bus Factory In California

After a slow start in 2013, BYD’s activity in the U.S. has progressively expanded step-by-step in the electric bus and commercial truck segments. The Chinese subsidiary has already reached the level of hundreds of commercial units built in the US – about 300 buses and 150 trucks, according to a  recent Trucks…

2 months ago by Mark Kane 10

Tesla Semi Rendering

Tesla Semi Rendered

Some seven months agos, Tesla released Part 2 of its Master Plan. Included in that plan was this: “In addition to consumer vehicles, there are two other types of electric vehicle needed: heavy-duty trucks and high passenger-density urban transport. Both are in the early stages of development at Tesla and…

3 months ago by Eric Loveday 58

Workhorse Unveils 80 Mile Plug-In Hybrid W-15 Truck

Workhorse Group has announced the development of a plug-in hybrid truck, the Workhorse W-15. The Cincinnati-based company intends to begin fleet sales in 2018 for less than $50,000, and that is before the $7,500 federal tax credit is factored in. Articles about the project encourage us that there will be market…

6 months ago by Mark Kane 22