The Trucking Industry
Businesses are eager to evaluate the truck, which will lower fuel costs and emissions thanks to an aerodynamic design that is more efficient than even some passenger cars. With an estimated cost saving of 25 cents per mile, early adopters are queuing up to reserve trucks for their own fleets.
The commercial haulage market orders 250,000 to 300,000 trucks a year, so the 200 or so pre-orders are a drop in the internal combustion engine ocean, but they do offer an insight into the future of the motor vehicle. Here are the companies that have ordered so far: