A Union of Concerned Scientists study found that electrification of heavy-duty trucks and buses in California would create cleaner air in low-income communities and expand job growth in the burgeoning electric vehicle industry.
Self-driving and electric trucks have the potential to yield significant economic benefits for the trucking industry, according to a report from Morgan Stanley Research.
Tesla Chief Executive Elon Musk says the automaker’s focus on its Model 3 compact sedan launch will push truck and bus production into a five-year timeframe.
Volkswagen’s electric Budd-e van, which features advanced connectivity, took the honor at the Concours d’Elegance of America event this weekend, beating entries from Lincoln, Kia and Nissan.
Mercedes-Benz is looking at launching an electric version of its Sprinter commercial van as it starts construction of a new auto factory in Charleston, S.C.
Nikola motor’ chief executive says Tesla Motors’ entry into the electric truck market brings legitimacy to the industry.
Tesla Motors Chief Executive Elon Musk announced a broad push into electric vehicles that will include self-driving electric semi-trucks, pickups and buses.
An $18-million partnership with the South Coast Air Quality Management District and other agencies hopes to see whether overhead catenary charging -- already used for buses and light rail -- will work for freight haulers.
Trevor Milton launches Nikola Motor Co. to develop electric hybrid heavy-duty trucks that can replace diesel big rigs, but can the first electric-natural gas hybrid Class 8 truck hold its weight?