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Hyliion Offers Own Trucks to Customers Wanting to Test Hybrid Electric Axle


The electrification company Hyliion announced it is making its hybrid electric 6X4HE axle available to potential customers to test on the company’s own Class 8 trucks.

March 19, 2018
Business, Technology, Equipment, Fuel, Autonomous

Major Fleets Line Up to Test Tesla Semi

Tesla Semi Tesla Inc.

Large for-hire carriers and major retailers are reserving their places in line to be among the first to test the all-electric Tesla Semi in their operations.

Seth Clevenger | Managing Editor, Features
November 21, 2017
Business, Technology, Equipment

Anderson-DuBose Supports Sustainability With Electric Yard Truck

Orange EV announced one of its all-electric Class 8 yard trucks is now operating at The Anderson-DuBose Co. to move trailers used in its McDonald’s distribution network.

September 5, 2017
Business, Fuel

Orange EV Offers New Electric Terminal Truck

Orange EV

Orange EV said it is accepting orders for its all-new T-Series electric terminal truck. Its initial model was completely remanufactured.

August 17, 2016
Business, Fuel

Daimler Challenges Tesla With Its Own Electric-Truck Pledge


Daimler subsidiary Mercedes-Benz outlined plans to start selling an electric heavy-duty truck in about five years, a week after Tesla Motors Inc.’s initial sketch on battery-powered commercial vehicles failed to impress investors.

Elisabeth Behrmann | Bloomberg News
July 27, 2016
Business, Fuel

Nikola Motor Gets 7,000 Reservations for Unseen Electric Class 8 Truck

Nikola Motor Co.

Nikola Motor Co. said it has received more than 7,000 reservations for its yet-to-be-unveiled electric Class 8 truck, the Nikola One.

June 14, 2016
Business, Fuel

Electric Truck Sales Expected to Reach 160,000 Annually by 2023, Report Says

Ken James/Bloomberg News

Sales of commercial trucks and buses that use electric drive technology are expected to grow to 160,000 annually by 2023, according to a new report by Navigant Research.

January 29, 2015