Trucks

Commercial Electric Powertrain Demand Soars For TM4

The orders apparently keep on piling up for the electric motors that power Workhorse’s plug-in delivery vans. TM4 received a follow-on order for more than 500 SUMO MD electric powertrains from the Workhorse Group for its all-electric E-100, or range-extended E-GEN delivery vans. The E-100 is rated at 100 miles range, while…

1 month ago by Mark Kane 7

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PepsiCo Orders 100 Tesla Semis

PepsiCo becomes the first known corporation to place a three-digit number of reservations for the Tesla Semi by reserving 100 units – twice the amount of the second highest known reservations from Sysco Corporation. PepsiCo’s fleet consists of nearly 10,000 big rigs, so purchasing 100 means electrification of 1%. PepsiCo,which makes Mountain…

1 month ago by Mark Kane 57

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Early Sketch Of Tesla Semi Released By Chief Designer

Early sketch of BAMF #BAMF Semi @Tesla. Order here: https://t.co/Ktiz1AH1nF pic.twitter.com/G1aCTqcb8l — Franz von Holzhausen (@woodhaus2) December 8, 2017 Chief designer at Tesla, Franz von Holzhausen, has released an official, early sketch of the Tesla Semi. One would think that, other than taking an opportunity to show off the drawing,…

1 month ago by Steven Loveday 7

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Tesla Might Have Over 1,230 Semi Reservations

If reservation numbers are sequential, there’s a chance that Tesla has logged over 1,230 Semi reservations to date. As we’ve previously reported, Tesla (or other corporations placing Semi orders) have made it publicly known that Semi reservations are at least as high as 190 units. However, those are just publicly…

1 month ago by Eric Loveday 57

Tesla Opens Up Semi Reservations To All

Tesla has updated its Semi page to include a reserve now button, so it appears as though the automaker truck maker is ready to open the floodgates. To date, Tesla has likely logged a few hundred Semi orders. On record, we know of at least 190 orders from companies including Meijer,…

1 month ago by Eric Loveday 25

First Daytime Video Of Tesla Semi Surfaces

Tesla Semi Truck #tesla #teslasemi #teslasemitruck #spyshot #truckspotted #carspotted #carporn #truckporn #allelectric #electric #instavid #vidoftheday #teslahawthorne #teslahq #teslaheadquarters #teslaroadster #roadster A post shared by Roy Greenberg (@roymilloy) on Dec 7, 2017 at 12:00pm PST We’ve seen it at night, at the big reveal, but now here’s some daytime footage of…

1 month ago by Eric Loveday 30