American Tesla Motors presented a prototype of its first electric Tesla truck Semi Truck. The presentation took place in the Californian city of Horton.
The creation of an electric truck is a new step in the direction that will free the economy from fossil fuel, said during the presentation, the founder and CEO of Tesla Motors Elon Musk.
The car can be loaded 36 tons, and can travel on a single charge it can 804,5 km at the highest possible speeds. 30 minutes of charging, the plant will allow to pass 643,6 km of travel. The car has four engines that ensure the work of each of the four wheels.
According to the Mask, Tesla Semi Truck accelerates to 96 km per hour for the first five seconds of movement without a load. At maximum load the machine will reach that speed in 20 seconds.
Musk said that delivery of the new truck will cost $0.85 and 1.6 km, while services diesel trucks cost about $1.51 level.