The scant details that have become available since then suggest the long-haul trucking vehicle will be significantly cheaper, safer, and more environmentally friendly than current options, particularly when utilized in “platoons.” The truck will reportedly have a range of about 200 to 300 miles between charges.
“A lot of people don’t think you can do a heavy-duty, long-range truck that’s electric, but we’re confident that this can be done,” Musk told shareholders at their annual meeting in June.
Correction: A previous version of this article misstated a joke Musk made during the event. In 1976, Jackie Moon is a singer who used the profits from his one-hit wonder, "Love Me Sexy," to buy a basketball team in the American Basketball Association, the Flint Tropics, becoming the owner, head coach, and starting power forward.The new Tesla semi truck will be powered by the same semi-autonomous technology as other Tesla vehicles.In other words, Tesla wants it to be able to drive by itself on the highway — an impressive feat but one that other companies are also working on.Watch this space for more news of the Semi on the 16th — and don’t forget your portal gun.
It’s a singular feeling when you’re 33 and talking to your mother and she says, “You know what I think you should try?
And even though you think it would be rad to have a significant other who climbs, you go on a climbing date and are sure your partner/potential girlfriend or boyfriend has lost all respect for you when you get Elvis leg and start whining as you freak out on the crux move a few feet off the belay.
Or you want them to live their dreams and you want to live your dreams, but it kind of sucks when they’re gone leading a wilderness trip for a month, or you’re gone for a two-month bike tour and you have to get out your phone and look at photos of them to remember what they look like.
In a Sunday afternoon Twitter post, Tesla founder Elon Musk announced that the company’s electric semi truck will be revealed this Thursday, November 16—and that it would “blow your mind clear out of your skull and into an alternate dimension.” Tesla Semi Truck unveil to be webcast live on Thursday at 8pm!
This will blow your mind clear out of your skull and into an alternate dimension. — Elon Musk (@elonmusk) November 12, 2017 The Tesla Semi has been highly anticipated since Musk teased its prototype at the 2017 TED conference.
” Then there’s another feeling when you say to your mother, “Well, Mom, I had this weird feeling about meeting women and telling them I live in a van full of climbing gear, but then I realized I really only am interested in women who could be interested in a guy who lives in a van full of climbing gear.