'We restored some pride in the shirt': England captain Kane after devastating World Cup semi loss

England captain Harry Kane says he believes his side “restored pride in the shirt” after the team’s gallant march to the World Cup semi-final, which ended in a 2-1 defeat to Croatia at Luzhniki Stadium in Moscow. Read more A Mario Mandzukic goal in the 109th minute sealed an extra time victory for Croatia after […]

Daimler just unveiled an electric truck to take on Tesla’s Semi

Daimler Daimler unveiled two electric trucks on Thursday, one of which will compete directly with Tesla‘s semi-truck, the Semi. The Freightliner eCascadia will have a range of 250 miles and be able to receive 200 miles of range from a 90-minute charge. Tesla’s Semi will have double the range of the eCascadia, 500 miles, and be […]

Tesla is about to make its first delivery with its all-electric Semi (TSLA)

Elon Musk posted a picture showing Tesla’s electric semi-truck before it set out on its first cargo delivery on Wednesday. The Semi was unveiled in November and wowed observers with its specs, like a range of 500 miles per charge. Since November, a number of major companies have ordered Semis, including Pepsi, Walmart, and Anheuser-Busch. Tesla’s electric semi […]

DHL exec figures Tesla Semi would pay itself off within two years

The numbers behind Tesla Inc’s long-distance Semi electric trucks are close to making sense for haulers looking at a shift away from diesel that may save them tens of thousands of dollars a year, according to an executive with DHL. Jim Monkmeyer, president, Transportation at DHL Supply Chain, was among the first to order the […]

Tesla Semi Caught Testing, Quietly, on Public Roads [Video]

– If the fully electric Tesla Semi lives up to the company’s claims, it will be far quicker than any other normal-production tractor-trailer on the market, capable of accelerating to 60 mph in just five seconds with no load or in just 20 seconds—the same as an empty diesel semi—when pulling a trailer that increases the gross weight […]

Tesla Semi spotted driving on public roads

Enlarge (credit: Brandon Camargo) A couple of months after Tesla announced its all-electric semi-truck, someone has spotted a prototype driving around the streets of Santa Clara, California, captured it on video, and uploaded the video to YouTube. Tesla Semi Tesla CEO Elon Musk made some ambitious promises when he unveiled the Semi back in November. […]

Tesla is now taking Semi orders in some European countries — here are all the companies buying the electric truck (TSLA, PEP, WMT, BUD, SYY, R, JBHT, UPS)

Tesla Tesla has started receiving Semi orders from some countries in Europe. Asko, a Norwegian food distributor, joins major companies like Pepsi, Walmart, and Anheuser-Busch as early customers for Tesla’s new electric trucks. Some were skeptical of Tesla’s ability to break into the trucking industry. Tesla is now taking Semi pre-orders from some European countries, as Norwegian […]

UPS places largest Tesla Semi order yet

Since the unveiling of the Tesla Semi, we’ve already seen a lot of hand-raisers for the design-forward electric truck. J.B. Hunt and Walmart signed on to test the big rigs shortly after the event in California. Anheuser-Busch ordered 40, while Sysco opted for 50 units. Delivery company DHL climbed aboard before Pepsi signed up for […]

The ET-One electric semi from Thor Tucks

LA-based startup Thor Trucks recently unveiled its zero-emission semi truck the ET-One. There are two versions of the ET-One, a $ 150,000 option with 100 miles of range, and a 300-mile range version that costs $ 250,000. Thor Trucks plans to begin shipping the ET-One in 2019. For more details head over to https://www.autoblog.com/ Let’s […]

The Tesla Semi could create a dangerous situation for the company (TSLA)

Tesla The Tesla Semi has been racking up high-profile pre-orders since it was unveiled. Those deep-pocketed customers are going to want their trucks — they’ll be less patient than Model 3 buyers. Tesla might want to think about prioritizing the Semi. The Tesla Semi reveal at SpaceX headquarters near Los Angeles in November was easily […]