LONDON, March 7 (Reuters) - Former Ferrari chief designer Nikolas Tombazis has joined Formula One's governing body, the International Automobile Federation (FIA), to work with teams on future technical regulations.
Until April 1st, 2016, the only thing I knew about Tesla Motors came from a news story reporting on an esoteric car company out of California that had appropriated the last name of famous inventor Nikola Tesla, and was marketing an awesome electric car with a price tag of $100,000. Show More Summary
Building on its earlier announcements relating to the release of a hydrogen fuel cell powered Class 8 semi truck, and also reservations, Nikola Motor Company has now unveiled plans relating to the development of a $1 billion manufacturing facility near Phoenix, Arizona
The commercial vehicles technology and services provider WABCO Holdings has invested $10 million into Nikola Motor Company, thereby acquiring a 1% stake in the company
The startup Nikola Motor Company is bringing the hydrogen economy to life with a long-haul hydrogen fuel cell truck and a 2000-mile fueling station network. The company claims a 15-minute fueling time for a range of 800 to 1,200 miles for the Nikola 1 long-haul, and it is free fuel, to boot.
While Tesla currently leads the EV segment, no one is likely to take their Model S or Model X off-roading. That's where the Nikola Zero electric UTV comes in. It has room for four passengers and an insane 555 horsepower that's enough power to tackle even the toughest terrain — and according to electrek, it is surprisingly comfortable.[...]
The somewhat controversial firm Nikola Motor Company — controversial because of the apparent flipflop from planning to offer an all-electric truck to offering a hydrogen fuel cell one, after numerous deposits were taken, amongst other reasons — has selected Nel ASA as the builder of its planned 16-station hydrogen refueling network
The company accused Tesla of "misleading shareholders."
Nikola Motors says it's not afraid of Elon Musk's latest.
Nikola Motor Company, the Utah-based company that is working on building heavy-duty transport trucks using hybrid hydrogen-electric powertrains, announced today that it’s partnering with global automotive industry supply leader Bosch to design and build said powertrains. Show More Summary
At truck with up to 1,200 miles in range will run on Bosch’s eAxle platform.
Offering up to 555 hp, 32? wheels, 20? of suspension travel, and 14.5? of ground clearance, this all-electric open-air 4×4 is ready to be the Tesla of UTVs. It does 0-to-60 in 3.9s, its motor and gearbox are waterproof, and it can go up to 200 miles on a charge.
When Nikola Motors started advertising outrageous specs for its Zero all-electric side-by-side, we figured there was no way those specs would survive the journey to market. A 520-hp figure may sound plenty normal for sports car, but it's pretty out there for a side-by-side. Show More Summary
Nikola Motor Company has released new renderings of its upcoming One hydrogen fuel-cell semi-truck, while also handing down initial details of the vehicle’s infotainment and technology suite. Since the Nikola One’s initial reveal, the...Show More Summary
Anyone who paid attention in history class as a child knows Nikola Tesla created the Tesla coil and Henry Ford created Ford Motor Company. Unbeknown to many, there are inventions and creations we see every day that bear the name of their ingenious innovator. Read more... Permalink | Email this | Linking Blogs | Comments
Having released details about what's powering its hydrogen big-rig earlier this year, Nikola Motors has taken another step towards being production ready. The startup used an event in Salt Lake City last week to show off a fully-built One truck, announcing distribution partners and service plans in the process. Show More Summary
Startup Nikola Motor Co. revs up legacy trucking firm Ryder's transition to a low-carbon business model, with big plans for hydrogen fuel cell trucks.
Nikola Motors has been in the news lately over its innovative yet seemingly troubled turbine hybrid electric turned hydrogen electric Class 8 semi truck concept. Well, the startup automaker has defied naysayers by actually producing a working prototype and meeting its December 2, 2016 debut deadline. Show More Summary
A Utah-based startup is trying to revolutionize the trucking industry with hydrogen power. Nikola Motor Company unveiled its hydrogen-powered truck, the Nikola One, on Thursday evening. The truck primarily relies on hydrogen fuel cells,...Show More Summary
We sit down with Nikola Motor Company CEO Trevor Milton to get the skinny on this zero-emission hauler.