Daimler beats Tesla to electric truck production with Fuso eCanter
Sunday, 17 September 2017 Tesla may have pushed back the reveal of its electric semi-trailer truck to October, but German auto giant Daimler is moving full-speed ahead with its own electric truck plans. This week Daimler, which owns the Mercedes-Benz and Smart car brands as well as the Freightliner and Western Star truck brands, revealed the production-ready Fuso eCanter...
Nissan’s new Leaf is an OK electric car—and that’s a great thing. The original Leaf was a global best seller. Now the 2018 LEAF has to compete with Chevy's Bolt and Tesla's Model 3. WIRED takes the car, and its semi-autonomous features, for a spin.
2018 DNA Awards Luxury PHEV/Electric: Tesla Model 3 Powertrain 50 or 75 kWh battery paired to an electric motor Transmission single-speed transmission Drivetrain rear-wheel drive 0-60 mph Time 5.1 -.. Source: NYDN Wibbitz -
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Tesla is up more than 5% Monday despite no significant positive news or Wall Street analyst upgrades. There were reports, however, that the company had to temporarily shut down Model 3 production last.. Source: Wochit Business -
On Wednesday, Elon Musk posted a photo showing a pair of Tesla's all-electric semi trucks embarking on their first-ever delivery run. According to a report by Digital Trends, the run, which involves.. Source: Wochit News -
GM CEO Mary Barra announced the automaker plans to ramp up production of the Chevy Bolt during 2018.
According to Barra, GM is picking up the pace of their electric vehicle production since Tesla is.. Source: Wochit -
California resident Vladik Fedorov captured video of Tesla’s electric semi-truck on a Sacramento highway on February 28.Tesla’s semi is powered by four independent motors and operates on.. Source: Storyful Studio -
According to Porsche, their first all-electric production car will outperform the Tesla Model S. According to Stefan Weckbach, the company's head of battery electric vehicles, Porsche's Mission E will.. Source: Wochit Tech -
On Monday, the US Department of Transportation finalized rules that will require “quiet cars” like electric vehicles and hybrids, to emit alert sounds to warn pedestrians of their approach. The new.. Source: Wochit Tech -