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Batteries

Mack to Beat Nikola to Refuse Truck Market

Volvo Group subsidiary Mack Trucks announces commercialization of Mack LR Electric refuse truck

Hybrid

Cheap Chinese EVs Coming to Texas

Geely affiliate to launch U.S. sales this year

Production

Lordstown Motors Plans IPO

Reverse merger strategy for year-end offering

Economics

Chinese EV Maker Plans U.S. IPO Worth $950 Million

Li Auto hopes to tap current stock market mania for EVs

Autonomous Vehicles

Velodyne to Merge with Acquisition Specialist

Deal increases funding for further development and commercialization of lidar  

Hybrid

The Auto Industry Is a Tough Business: Just Ask Byton

The company that seemed to be on a roll with its EV has put on the (regenerative?) brakes for six months

Production

Lordstown Electric Truck Takes Shape

Endurance promises best-in-class traction and sports car-like handling

Batteries

Trevor Milton of Nikola Talks Industry Disruption

Will Nikola become the Tesla of Class 8 trucking (the Tesla semi notwithstanding)? It sure seems like a good bet. And lots of investors are betting it will

Production

Nikola's Stock Soars After NASDAQ Listing

Startup begins taking orders for fuel cell-electric pickup truck

Fuel Cells

New Toyota JV Targets Fuel Cell Trucks in China

Commercial vehicles could be the right application for fledgling technology

Fuel Cells

Volvo Group, Daimler Team Up on Fuel Cell-Powered Big Rigs

Can trucks save the hydrogen-based technology after a tepid response to fuel cell cars?

Fuel Cells

Toyota, Hino Partner on Fuel Cell Truck

Truck tests accelerate, while car sales continue to flounder

Fuel Cells

The New Nikola Corporation Announced

Here is a quick guide to what’s what with Nikola and VectoIQ

Electronics

GM Develops a New Electrical Platform

GM engineers create a better electrical architecture that can handle the ever-increasing needs of vehicle systems

Fuel Cells

Nikola Reveals Electric Pickup Plans

Nikola jumps into a crowded electric pickup truck market

Fuel Cells

Honda, Isuzu Target Fuel Cell Trucks

Joint research project aims to apply struggling car tech to commercial vehicles

Autonomous Vehicles

“Reckless” military-grade with hydrogen fuel cell propulsion; A more communicative VW Golf; cryogenic hydrogen; Stratasys in space.

“Reckless” military-grade with hydrogen fuel cell propulsion; A more communicative VW Golf; cryogenic hydrogen; Stratasys in space.  

Hybrid

The Remarkable Rimac

Both the car and the man are astonishing

Business

CNH Invests $250 Million in Nikola

Industrial vehicle producer CNH Industrial NV is investing $250 million in Nikola Motor Co. and forming a joint venture to help launch the startup company’s fuel cell and electric trucks in Europe.

Fuel Cells

Bosch Touts Potential of Fuel Cell Vehicles

Robert Bosch GmbH says fuel cell powertrains will play a growing role in next-generation vehicles, especially medium- and heavy-duty commercial trucks.

Fuel Cells

Consortium Targets Components for Fuel Cell Trucks

Hyundai, Nikola Motor and Toyota and three hydrogen suppliers have agreed to develop standardized fueling hardware for fuel cell-powered heavy-duty trucks.

Fuel Cells

Nikola to Build Electric Trucks

Nikola Motor Co. is developing all-electric variants of two of its three fuel cell-powered heavy-duty trucks.

Business

Anheuser-Busch Orders 100s of Nikola’s Fuel-Cell Trucks

Anheuser-Busch Companies LLC says it will buy as many as 800 hydrogen-fueled highway trucks from developer Nikola Motor Co.

Business

Tesla Sued for Lookalike Semi Truck

Startup Nikola Motor Co. has filed a lawsuit claiming that Tesla Inc.’s Semi electric truck design is a copy of its own Nikola One and Two hydrogen-powered trucks, Reuters reports.