Nikola Motors and Bosch are teaming up to develop electric trucks that combine hydrogen fuel cells and Bosch’s self contained e-Axle for Class 8 heavy duty cargo tractors.
Daimler will begin selling its Fuso eCanter electric delivery van by the end of 2018 and is partnering with StoreDot to develop its 5 minute charging technology.
The Volkswagen I.D. Crozz electric crossover concept is on display at the 2017 Frankfurt auto show. It is expected to go on sale in 2020.
Two analysts from Morgan Stanley claim the Tesla Semi could be the biggest catalyst for change in the trucking industry since air brakes. How will that effect the value of Tesla stock?
A conversation with Christina Lampe-Onnerud revealed the innovative thinking behind the battery maker, Cadenza.
Cummins unveiled its Class 7 short range electric truck power train this week. Scheduled for production in 2019, it will feature a 145 kWh battery and one hour charge time.
A team at Germany’s TUM has designed and built an all electric car aimed specifically for use on the unpaved roads of sub-Saharan Africa. Local manufacture is planned.
Ford and Deutsche Post are partnering to produce electric delivery vans in Europe. Sales to third parties are possible starting in 2018.
Chinese startup Chanje will begin importing its fully electric truck, the V8070 medium duty delivery van, this year. It expects to begin manufacturing the vehicles in the US in 2018.
Tesla is talking with officials in Nevada and California about conducting test of systems that will allow autonomous trucks to platoon together on highways.
Electric trucks are helping reduce the amount of carbon dioxide in the atmosphere. While their numbers are small, their emissions are greater than those from automobiles.
The Bolllinger B1 electric truck has been officially unveiled and if one had to pick one word to describe this dual motor off road capable vehicle, that word would be “purposeful.”