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Windowless Autonomous Electric Truck to Roam through Sweden by 2020
Windowless Autonomous Electric Truck to Roam through Sweden by 2020

31 Aug 2017, 13:49 UTC / A Swedish startup has unveiled the prototype for a truck that has no driver seat - and, therefore, no windows -, can drive itself and be controlled remotely

 
Royal Mail Unveils New Electric Autonomous Trucks and They Are Unbearably Cute
Royal Mail Unveils New Electric Autonomous Trucks and They Are Unbearably Cute

23 Aug 2017, 15:23 UTC / A small British company is developing a new electric truck platform for a trial run with the Royal Mail, and its design is almost toy-like

 
Electric Truck 'Spy' Video Shows a Mercedes-Benz Actros With 50s Sci-Fi Effects
Electric Truck 'Spy' Video Shows a Mercedes-Benz Actros With 50s Sci-Fi Effects

23 Aug 2017, 12:35 UTC / If you have some money lying around that you were going to throw away anyway, you might want to take a look at Hungarian startup eTruck Motor first

 
Trolley-Like Electric Trucks to Start Testing on German Autobahn
Trolley-Like Electric Trucks to Start Testing on German Autobahn

14 Aug 2017, 11:30 UTC / The term 'road train' might get a new meaning as German company Siemens and local government start testing trucks with overhead contact lines on autobahn

 
Daimler Trucks Official Dismisses the Tesla Semi, Isn't Worried About It
Daimler Trucks Official Dismisses the Tesla Semi, Isn't Worried About It

21 Jun 2017, 11:34 UTC / Daimler, the owner of the Freightliner brand and its market-leading Cascadia semi truck, thinks the Tesla Semi doesn't pose a threat

 
Tesla's Semi Truck Is Being Developed with Help from Potential Customers
Tesla's Semi Truck Is Being Developed with Help from Potential Customers

7 Jun 2017, 10:29 UTC / Elon Musk proves he knows when it's best to listen to others and take advice as he gets future buyers actively involved in the development of the semi truck

 
Workhorse W-15 Is an Electric Pickup Truck with Unbelievable Performance Figures
Workhorse W-15 Is an Electric Pickup Truck with Unbelievable Performance Figures

3 May 2017, 13:53 UTC / Not only is the W-15 very practical, but it's also pretty damn fast and, would you believe it, it's kind of pleasing on the eye too

 
Workhorse Electric Pickup Truck Will Get Working Concept In May 2017
Workhorse Electric Pickup Truck Will Get Working Concept In May 2017

25 Nov 2016, 15:40 UTC / The world's first electric pickup truck will get a functional concept vehicle next year. It is called the Workhorse W-15, and its range is 80 miles

 
We'll Likely Never See Nikola Motor's Super Electric Truck in Real Life
We'll Likely Never See Nikola Motor's Super Electric Truck in Real Life

30 Aug 2016, 16:17 UTC / After raising our interest with very promising claims about its future electric semi, Nikola Motor is now veering off toward fuel cell technology

 
Mercedes-Benz Unveils Urban eTruck, A Short-Range Electric Truck
Mercedes-Benz Unveils Urban eTruck, A Short-Range Electric Truck

27 Jul 2016, 15:53 UTC / Mercedes-Benz has published the first official images of its electric truck, the Urban eTruck. It is designed for short range transport with zero emissions

 
If Audi Did Trucks, We Wish They Looked like These Two
If Audi Did Trucks, We Wish They Looked like These Two

6 Jul 2016, 17:42 UTC / These two concepts are the work of independent designers Artem Smirnov and Vladimir Panchenko - you didn't really think that somebody at Audi did them?

 
Electric Truck Maker Nikola Raises $2.3 Billion In First Month of Pre-Sales
Electric Truck Maker Nikola Raises $2.3 Billion In First Month of Pre-Sales

14 Jun 2016, 08:26 UTC / American truck manufacturer Nikola has raised $2.3 billion in the first month of pre-sales for the One. Nikola One is an electric range-extender truck

 
There's a Simple Solution to Making Long-Haul Trucking Electric
There's a Simple Solution to Making Long-Haul Trucking Electric

13 Jun 2016, 13:39 UTC / We're not yet at the point where EVs represent a significant proportion of our passenger cars, so thinking about trucks might be a little ahead of its time

 
The Formula E Is Getting Electric Trucks from the Creator of Roborace
The Formula E Is Getting Electric Trucks from the Creator of Roborace

26 Apr 2016, 19:33 UTC / A small fleet of weird-looking yellow trucks will begin to make their appearance during the Formula E races starting this weekend in Paris

 
BMW Built an All-Electric Truck, But You Can't Drive It
BMW Built an All-Electric Truck, But You Can't Drive It

7 Jul 2015, 14:11 UTC / BMW Group will be the first automobile manufacturer in Europe to use a 40-ton electric truck for material transport on public roads

 
VIA Motors Unveils Solar Powered Truck
VIA Motors Unveils Solar Powered Truck

28 Nov 2013, 13:04 UTC / VIA Motors has announced the introduction of a solar panel bed cover option for their brand new plug-in electric Chevrolet Silverado-based trucks. Dubbed SolTRUX, the bed cover features high capacit...

 
Coca-Cola Turns Green With eStar Electric Trucks
Coca-Cola Turns Green With eStar Electric Trucks

8 Sep 2011, 16:53 UTC / Coca-Cola, the world's largest beverage company, is turning a new, greener leaf when it comes to the way it delivers its products, as the company will soon take delivery of six eStar all-e...

 
Navistar eStar Electric Truck Joins Canada Post Fleet
Navistar eStar Electric Truck Joins Canada Post Fleet

5 May 2011, 14:00 UTC / Canada Post today announced it has added the first fully electric small delivery vehicles to its fleet, as it has purchased four eStar trucks from Navistar, a vehicle with a range of 160 kilometres ...

 
Navistar eStar Electric Truck Previewed
Navistar eStar Electric Truck Previewed

14 May 2010, 14:33 UTC / Navistar's first ever all-electric truck, the eStar, will hit the streets soon as part of the FedEx fleet, the truck maker announced yesterday, during a web conference with the US Department of...

 
Unites States Postal Service Goes Electric
Unites States Postal Service Goes Electric

18 Feb 2010, 11:31 UTC / Transportation is on its way of becoming all electric, so the United States decided to make another step in becoming more eco-friendly, more efficient and get closer to energy independence. The US P...