It's remarkably fast for its size.
30 will go to customers for field testing this year
Tesla just released a new video that appears to exist for no other reason than to recap Tesla. There are coupes and SUVs going fast, batteries and a gigafactory, a couple of semis, "The machine that makes the machine," and lots of shots of active, intense factory workers. There's also, at the 0:15-second mark, a tease of some new Tesla half built and half hidden under a sheet. We will assume this is the Model Y. And at the 1:05 mark we get a few seconds of the coming Roadster cockpit looking lik
"We are estimating that we could have pay back within a year-and-a-half based on energy usage as well as lower maintenance cost," says DHL executive Jim Monkmeyer.
Companies who reserved the big truck are preparing the infrastructure now
It's so quiet compared to its diesel brethren.
Musk hinted the new truck might be bigger than an F-150 'to account for a really gamechanging feature.'
More than a dozen companies have ordered so far.
Tesla's commercial truck is unique in many ways.
It's one of the biggest reservations for the Tesla truck so far.
Fortigo Freight Services in Canada will also test the Tesla Semi.
Elon tweeteth, the world taketh note.
Electric trucks, including the Tesla Semi, are inevitable and welcome. But questions remain about this particular implementation.
From supercharged V8s to fancy electric motors and lithium ion batteries, last week was all about power.