FedEx places reservation for 20 Tesla Semi trucks
FedEx has joined the list of logistics companies getting ready for Tesla’s Semi trucks, having placed a reservation for 20 of the fully electric vehicles.
The trucks, which are scheduled to begin production in 2019, will be operated by FedEx Freight.
“FedEx has a long history of innovation and incorporating sustainability efforts throughout its global network,” said FedEx Freight president and CEO Mike Ducker. “Our investment in these trucks is part of our commitment to improving road safety while also reducing our environmental impact.”
In addition to being fully electric, Tesla’s new trucks will boast a range of advanced technologies and safety features, such as surround cameras and onboard sensors.