The brewer has reserved 40 of Tesla’s electric trucks as it seeks to cut fuel costs and vehicle emissions. Anheuser-Busch has reserved 40 of Tesla Inc.’s TSLA -0.64% all-electric Semi trucks, as the maker of Budweiser seeks to reduce fuel costs and vehicle emissions. Tesla’s Semi truck due in 2019 Photo: Alexis Georgeson/Tesla Motors/Zuma PressThe Semi tractors are designed to travel as much as 500 miles on a single charge. Still, companies looking to trim transportation costs are seeking to test out the Tesla truck. YRC trucks make both local and long-distance trips, and the Tesla truck’s 500-mile range would be a liability on long-haul routes, he said.
Source: Wall Street Journal December 07, 2017 12:00 UTC