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Tesla and Nikola ramp up electric truck plans, stock market signals approval
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11th Jun 2020
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Tesla and Nikola ramp up electric truck plans, stock market signals approval

A fully-electric Tesla truck, called simply the Semi, may be about to go into production after Tesla founder Elon Musk sent a company-wide email out yesterday. In the email seen by news agency Reuters, Musk told employees that it was time to bring the Tesla Semi to "volume production".
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Tesla Semi truck teased at conference
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29th Apr 2017
1 min read

Tesla Semi truck teased at conference

The Tesla Semi truck has been teased by Elon Musk, the company's CEO, during a TED talk this week. According to Business Insider, Musk told attendees: "This will be a very spry truck. You can drive this around like a sports car." Musk stated that the Tesla Semi's mission is to prove electric trucks can outperform their diesel counterparts in terms of range and torque. The teaser was flashed on the stage's big screen, and the image you see here was captured by Johana Bhuiyan‏ from Recode.
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