• Tesla's Semi-Truck Already Has Two Potential Customers

    One year ago - By Fortune

    Tesla Semi, the new electric heavy-duty truck unveiled Thursday night by Tesla CEO Elon Musk, has at least two companies interested in buying the product, including J.B. Hunt Transport Services .
    J.B. Hunt Transport Services announced Friday it placed a reservation to buy “multiple” Tesla semi-trucks. Meijer Inc., the Michigan-based grocery chain, has reserved four Tesla Semi trucks, Bloomberg reported Thursday night. Each reservation requires a $5,000 deposit.
    J.B. Hunt says it plans to use the electric Tesla Semis to support operations on the West Coast, a region with increasingly strict...
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  • Tesla's New Semi Truck Gave the Company's Stock a Supercharge

    One year ago - By Fortune

    Shares of Elon Musk-run Tesla Motors jumped as much as 4% in early trading Friday after J.B. Hunt Transport Services announced that it had reserved a number of the electric automakers' recently unveiled semi truck, called the Tesla Semi.
    The announcement from J.B. Hunt, which previously said it plans to add 600 to 820 trucks to its fleet this year, came hours after Musk unveiled the Tesla Semi and Roadster on Thursday.
    "Reserving Tesla trucks marks an important step in our efforts to implement industry-changing technology," said J.B. Hunt CEO John Roberts in a statement. "We believe...
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  • Tesla Unveils Its Electric 'Semi' Truck, And Adds A Roadster

    Tesla Unveils Its Electric 'Semi' Truck, And Adds A Roadster

    One year ago - By NPR

    Elon Musk unveiled the Roadster's return toward the end of an event that was supposed to be all about Tesla's new Semi trucks.
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  • Watch Elon Musk show off Tesla's first electric 18-wheeler - which can go from 0-60 mph in five seconds

    One year ago - By Business Insider

    Elon Musk unveiled the Tesla Semi, the company's first electric 18-wheeler. The truck is capable of going from 0-60 mph in five seconds, and has a range of 500 miles on a single charge.
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  • WATCH: Tesla unveils its electric semi truck

    One year ago - By ABC News

    Automaker Tesla unveiled its new electric semi truck Thursday night near at an event held in a hangar at its design center in Southern California.
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