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2 months ago

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Elon Musk: Semi-Truck Reveal And Test Ride Set For October 26th

Tesla CEO Elon Musk has announced the date for his company’s reveal of its all-electric semi-truck. And while most assumed it would debut in about two weeks time…because Musk said so, in reality the date has been pushed back to later next month. “Tesla Semi truck unveil & test ride…

4 months ago

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Tesla’s Master Plan Could Include Vehicles Of All Types

TESLA’S MASTER PLAN CONTAINS DARK MATTER In a couple months, when everyone is fussing about the Model 3 ramp, the Tesla Semi will rush from the shadows and shock us. Tesla’s vast commercial applications will suddenly tickle the brain more than the bland ol’ Model 3 ramp. It’s tempting to say…

6 months ago

Tesla, Apple Urge California To Ease Autonomous Car Rules

Tesla, Apple, and others are pushing the California DMV to change current self-driving car testing rules, but it seems that the company’s motives may not always match up. Tesla asked California to ease up on current restrictions that ban testing of autonomous vehicles over 10,000 pounds. The automaker said that…

7 months ago

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Tesla Semi To Use Model 3 Motors, Other Interchangeable Parts

Tesla’s largest vehicle will incorporate parts straight from its smallest car. Yesterday, during Tesla’s Q1 conference call, Tesla CEO Elon Musk made it known that the automaker’s upcoming semi truck will employ electric motors that are found in the soon-to-launch Model 3. The actual word from Musk is that the…

7 months ago

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Analyst Downgrades Cummins, Kenworth, Peterbilt Stocks On Tesla Semi Announcement

Turns out an electric semi truck might actually pose a significant threat to tradition big rig makers. That’s the word from Piper Jaffray analyst Alex Potter following the announcement and slight reveal of the Tesla semi truck. Potter sent out a note to investors following this Tesla semi news. Potter stated:…

7 months ago

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Experts Talk Tesla In The Semi-Truck Business

According to experts, successfully bringing electrification to long-distance trucking will prove a monumental task for Tesla. Although research firm IHS Markit speculates that the electric hauling industry will grow by a whopping 10 percent over the next decade following 2020, the research shows that it will be slow going over…

7 months ago

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Elon Musk: Tesla Semi Truck To Debut This September, Pick-Up Truck To Follow

The news flow from Tesla CEO Elon Musk continues to be prolific. Today’s revelation concerns the company plans around producing an all-electric truck.  Better still, according to Musk on Twitter, Tesla will reveal it just a few months – September 2017! Tesla Semi truck unveil set for September. Team has…

11 months ago

2017 Will Be A Key Year For Tesla – Here’s Why

We have said before that Tesla is an extremely busy company, and CEO Elon Musk surely has his hands full. It’s actually quite astounding that he manages to keep up with the barrage of Tweets, and the company itself has been able to handle issues as quickly as we have…

1 year ago

Bloomberg’s Niedermeyer: Tesla Master Plan Part 2 Is Just Promises?

Recently announced Tesla’s Master Plan Part Duex met with a hard assessment in Edward Niedermeyer’s article “Tesla’s ‘Master Plan’ Is All Promise, No Product“ on BloombergView. One might remember Mr. Niedermeyer at the center of the Model S suspension failure allegations back in June (that ultimately didn’t lead to any findings…

1 year ago

Tesla’s Jerome Guillen Already Driving/Testing Tesla Semi

In a Tweet issued by Tesla CEO Elon Musk following the reveal of Master Plan Part Deux, Musk revealed that the Tesla semi is likely much further along in the development process than we would’ve guessed. According to Musk, Tesla’s Jerome Guillen is already driving and testing the Tesla semi….

1 year ago

Tesla Releases Master Plan Part 2 – New Kind Of Pickup Truck Part Of Plan

Tesla CEO Elon Musk first published “The Secret Tesla Motors Master Plan (just between you and me)” way back in August 2006. The bullet points of that original secret plan was/is as follows: Build sports car Use that money to build an affordable car Use that money to build an even…