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Tesla Semi First Deliveries Set For 2020, Or Maybe Late 2019

Discussion in 'Semi' started by TMC Staff, Oct 29, 2018.

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    Tesla Semi to be launched in late 2019, but more likely expected in 2020. NFI Industries (a third-party logistics provider) is closely watching manufacturers of electric trucks as the Tesla Semi unveiling sparked a lot of interest from shippers – “Tesla effect”. NFI Industries vice president of fleet services James O’Leary said: “Nobody in North America...
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    Anybody know where the semi will be built?
     
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    I was thinking the same thing...where is the Semi going to be built? if the first deliveries are in 2 years or less that means there has to be an existing factory somewhere. CA is built out, the Gigafactory in NV is in work, and Gigafactory 2 in NY is building solar panels.
     
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    I've heard the NV Gigafactory, but nothing official yet. That would seem to make the most sense to me, as they definitely have the land available for a quick build out there, plus the batteries on site (a large increase will be required anyway, so you can built two birds without getting stoned... don't like to kill them).
     
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