26 Sep '16, 4am

Tesla Ramps Up Semi Truck Game, Poaches Daimler's 'Super Tuck' Engineers - Hybrid Cars News

Tesla Ramps Up Semi Truck Game, Poaches Daimler's 'Super Tuck' Engineers - Hybrid Cars News

Shortly after Tesla Motor’s CEO Elon Musk published his Master Plan: Part Deux last July, the electric carmaker promoted Jerome Guillen, a former Daimler Truck executive, to VP of the Tesla Semi business unit. Before joining Tesla in 2010, Guillen was an executive at Daimler’s Freightliner division in Portland, OR where he was involved with that company’s ‘SuperTruck” program. Now, Electrek is reporting that Tesla has hired several key Daimler engineers who also worked on the same program, including most recently, Evan Chenoweth. Chenoweth was the lead design engineer of Freightliner’s SuperTruck’s hybrid engine, and is now a Tesla senior mechanical design engineer. SuperTruck is a U.S. Department of Energy (DoE) initiative that issues millions of dollars in grants to truck manufacturers to increase the fuel efficiency of medium- and heavy-duty trucks by developing new tec...

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