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Tesla really changed the way we think about electric cars and what they were capable of with the Model S, and the company is now looking to change opinions in the long-haul trucking industry. Back in April, CEO Elon Musk teased its all-electric semi-truck, but didn’t provide any additional details. Earlier this month, it was revealed that the trucks would be capable of traveling in fully autonomous platoons that are led by a single vehicle. This information was gleaned from email communications between Tesla and the Nevada Department of Motor Vehicles. This week, Reuters is reporting that Tesla’s semi-trucks (which will not feature a sleeper cab) will be capable of traveling between 200 to 300... Read more...