Tesla sets sights on freight emissions with new electric truck

Madeleine Cuff
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The Tesla Semi can do 500 miles on a single charge | Credit: Tesla
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The Tesla Semi can do 500 miles on a single charge | Credit: Tesla

Could this be the electric truck the world has been waiting for? Plus, Tesla's surprise new sports car

The world's best-known electric vehicle company Tesla has finally revealed the zero-emission vehicle it hopes will make the major inroads into the commercial freight market, unveiling its first electric...

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