Why Not All Electric Big Rigs Have To Be Long-Range

From Transport Evolved.

The recent flurry of electric big rigs and smaller trucks either coming to market shortly or available now generally have a sub-300 mile range. We explain what on earth these trucks are useful for.

…and why not every trucker needs a Tesla Semi.


00:00 – Introduction
01:13 – Support the channel
01:26 – Misconceptions about trucking
02:25 – What about trains?
03:00 – What about the Tesla Semi
03:10 – A brief introduction to drayage
03:49 – Falling haulage distances
04:44 – The impact of imports
07:00 – The average distance travelled by trucks
08:10 – Conclusions
09:17 – Close, Thanks! And How to support the channel


Presenter: Kate Walton-Elliott
Cameras: Kate Walton-Elliott
Editor: Kate Walton-Elliott
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