27 Mar '18, 9pm

FedEx Orders 20 Tesla Semi-Electric Trucks

FedEx has jumped on the Tesla bandwagon and has placed a new order for 20 Tesla Semi-electric trucks. The Tesla Semi fleet will work to replace FedEx’s freight shipping vehicles used for FedEx Freight, its subdivision which handles small cargo as a “less-than-truckload” (LNL) service, operating more than 20,000 trucks around the globe. According to FedEx, it has replaced roughly 158 million gallons of fuel by substituting older vehicles in its legacy fleet for cleaner technologies including hybrid and natural gas vehicles. ALSO SEE: Tesla Semi Acceleration With a Trailer is Still Solid No word on whether FedEx purchased the base 300-mile or 500-mile range version. “FedEx has a long history of innovation and incorporating sustainability efforts throughout its global network,” said FedEx Freight president and CEO Mike Ducker in a statement. “Our investment in these trucks is...

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