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We compared the Tesla Cybertruck, Hummer EV, and 4 other upcoming electric pickup trucks by 11 different specs

The Cybertruck, Tesla's first electric pickup truck, is seen in this undated handout picture released by the company Reuters There are currently six electric pickup trucks on the horizon in the US: Tesla's Cybertruck, Bollinger's B2, Lordstown Motor's Endurance, Ford's electric F-150, GMC's Hummer EV, and Rivian's R1T. All of the vehicles have varying specifications and prices. Of the 11 different specifications compared, Tesla's Cybertruck came out as "best in category" five times. Vi...
Tags: Transportation, Electric Vehicle, US, Trends, Tesla, Ford, Mercedes, Pickup Truck, Reuters, Gmc, Lordstown, Nikola, Tech Insider, Electric Pickup Truck, Bollinger Motors, Rivian


Nikola's Badger has been canceled, but other electric pickups with outlandish features are coming — here's what to expect from Tesla, Rivian, GMC, and others

Tesla Cybertruck. Tesla Electric pickup trucks are set to flood the car market over the next couple of years, with many promising cool and useful features.  Tesla claims its Cybertruck will be bulletproof, Rivian has showed off an innovative "gear tunnel" cargo area in its R1T, and the GMC Hummer EV will have a removable, transparent roof.  Buyers of the Bollinger B2 will be able to remove doors and windows, and carry cargo that's up to 16 feet long.  Visit Business Insider's homepage for ...
Tags: Transportation, Elon Musk, Trends, General Motors, Tesla, Features, Ford, Pickup Trucks, Musk, Reuters, Ford General Motors, Badger, Bollinger, Nikola, Tech Insider, Rivian


Tesla's market cap breaches $500 billion as mammoth 2020 rally charges on

Maja Hitij/Getty Images Tesla's market cap rallied above $500 billion for the first time on Tuesday as investors continued to scoop up the highly valued shares.The automaker's stock gained as much as 5.1%, to $548.53 per share, in Tuesday trading.Bullish analyst forecasts and the company's upcoming inclusion in the S&P 500 fueled its latest leg up. Tesla shares now sit more than 550% higher year-to-date.The rally has minted a fortune for Elon Musk. The CEO's net worth skyrocketed more than...
Tags: Elon Musk, Wall Street, Trends, Tesla, Bill Gates, Goldman Sachs, Biden, Musk, Wedbush, Ives, Dow Jones Indices, Dan Ives, Lordstown Motors, Ben Winck, Maja Hitij Getty, Baron Funds


The Station: Lime scoots towards profitability, a framework for AVs, and another electric vehicle SPAC

The Station is a weekly newsletter dedicated to all things transportation. Sign up here — just click The Station — to receive it every Saturday in your inbox. Hi folks, welcome back to The Station, a newsletter dedicated to all the present and future ways people and packages move from Point A to Point B. Let’s get right to it. Companies tried to pack in the news before the Thanksgiving holiday, which means we have a lot to um, digest. Email me anytime at [email protected] to share...
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Lordstown Motors is in a race to bring shuttered GM plant 'back to life,' CEO says

"We're in a race to bring this back to life and, you know, come out with the first electric pickup truck in the United States," CEO...
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Lordstown Motors all-electric truck orders roll in

Lordstown Motors received approximately 50,000 non-binding production reservations from commercial fleets, with an average order size of approximately 500 vehicles per fleet.
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Watch Lordstown's upcoming electric pickup challenge the F-150 to a tug-of-war

The video purports to show that the Endurance offers better traction than the F-150. Lordstown Motors Electric pickup startup Lordstown Motors released a video on Wednesday of its Endurance truck battling the Ford F-150 in a game of tug-of-war.  Lordstown set out to prove that the Endurance offers better traction than the most popular truck in the US.  The Endurance appeared to win the battle, but the video was likely more of a marketing ploy than a true test.  Visit Business Insider's hom...
Tags: Transportation, News, US, America, Trends, Tesla, Ford, Electric Vehicles, Ohio, Trucks, Pickup Trucks, Ev, Lordstown, Ford F-150, Tech Insider, Electric Pickup


7 upcoming electric pickup trucks are all promising outlandish features — here's what to expect from Tesla, Rivian, Nikola, and others

Tesla Cybertruck. Tesla Electric pickup trucks are set to flood the car market over the next couple of years, with many of promising cool and useful features.  Tesla claims its Cybertruck will be bulletproof, Rivian has showed off an innovative "gear tunnel" cargo area in its R1T, and Nikola Motors says its Badger will have a drinking fountain.  Buyers of the Bollinger B2 will be able to remove doors and windows, and carry cargo that's up to 16 feet long.  Visit Business Insider's homepage...
Tags: Transportation, Elon Musk, Trends, Tesla, Features, Ford, Pickup Trucks, Musk, Reuters, Hummer, Ford General Motors, Badger, Bollinger, Nikola, Tech Insider, Trevor Milton


Lordstown Motors Completes a Merger, Stock Offering, and Hopes for Massive Government Contract

Startup electric pickup truck maker Lordstown Motors has cash in the bank and the prospect of helping with a massive federal contract.
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Lordstown Motors spikes 19% after SPAC merger kicks off public trading

The Endurance. Lordstown Motors Lordstown Motors surged as much as 19% after shares began trading publicly on Monday.The company, which trades under the ticker RIDE, completed a reverse merger with a special-purpose acquisition company, or SPAC, last week and is set to receive $675 million in proceeds from the deal.Lordstown enjoyed time in the national spotlight when President Donald Trump featured its Endurance pickup on the White House lawn in September.Shares pared gains through the da...
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Hummer EV is just a start: Seven automakers have battery-powered pickups on way

GM, Ford, Tesla, Bollinger Motors, Nikola, Rivian and Lordstown Motors all want a piece of what is now a petroleum-powered market dominated by Ford’s F-Series trucks.
Tags: Ford, Lordstown Motors, Hummer EV, GM Ford Tesla Bollinger Motors Nikola Rivian


GM Sells Out First Year of Electric Hummer Production

General Motors said it has sold out the first year's worth of its hulking GMC Hummer EV electric pickup truck after a splashy video reveal on Tuesday. Reuters reports: The GMC website showed a "reservations full" banner over the Hummer EV "Edition 1," due to start production in the fall of 2021. The next version of the truck, the $99,995 Hummer EV 3X, is not scheduled to begin production until the fall of 2022. The least expensive Hummer EV, starting at $79,995, is scheduled to go into productio...
Tags: Tech, General Motors, Tesla, Gm, Reuters, Gmc, Watts, Nikola Corp, Lordstown Motors, Tesla Cybertruck Bollinger


We compared the Tesla Cybertruck, Hummer EV, and 5 other upcoming electric pickup trucks by 11 different specs and the winner isn't clear

The Cybertruck, Tesla's first electric pickup truck, is seen in this undated handout picture released by the company Reuters There are currently seven electric pickup trucks on the horizon in the US: Tesla's Cybertruck, Nikola's Badger, Bollinger's B2, Lordstown Motor's Endurance, Ford's electric F-150, GMC's Hummer EV, and Rivian's R1T. All of the vehicles have varying specifications and prices. Of the 11 different specifications compared, Tesla's Cybertruck came out as "best in categ...
Tags: Transportation, US, Trends, Tesla, Ford, Reuters, Gmc, Lordstown, Badger, Bollinger, Nikola, Tech Insider, Electric Pickup Truck, Bollinger Motors, Rivian, Cybertruck


EV Hummer is just the beginning: Seven automakers have battery-powered pickups coming soon

GM, Ford, Tesla, Bollinger Motors, Nikola, Rivian and Lordstown Motors all want a piece of what is now a petroleum-powered market dominated by Ford’s F-Series trucks.
Tags: Ford, Lordstown Motors, EV Hummer, GM Ford Tesla Bollinger Motors Nikola Rivian


GMC reveals the Hummer EV: 1,000 HP, 350 mile range, and 0-60 in “around 3 seconds”

General Motors today revealed the GMC Hummer EV, its first electric pickup. The vehicle has a 350 range, 1,000 HP, and up to 11,500 pound feet of torque (through fuzzy math). Yes, it sort of looks like the Tesla Cybertruck. Several key stats stick above the rest. The Hummer EV appears to have the longest battery of any GM vehicle with an electric powertrain. GM says the Hummer EV can hit 60 mph in around three seconds. It also has all-wheel steering, which allows it drive diagonally in a mode ca...
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A running list of all the people Trump came into contact with in the days before he tested positive for COVID-19

President Donald Trump listens as songs are sung at a remembrance candle lighting during a reception to honor Gold Star Families on Sunday, Sept. 27, 2020, in the East Room of the White House. Official White House Photo by Andrea Hanks Before President Donald Trump tested positive for COVID-19 early Friday morning, he came into contact with hundreds of people. Here's a running list of the high-profile contacts we know about, and whether they have tested positive or negative for the coronav...
Tags: Politics, New York, Science, News, Minnesota, Supreme Court, White House, Trends, Joe Biden, Cnn, Pennsylvania, Washington Dc, New Jersey, Ohio, Fox News, Biden


Trump had an extensive list of meetings and events the week prior to testing positive for COVID-19

President Donald Trump and Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden participate in their first 2020 presidential campaign debate held on the campus of the Cleveland Clinic at Case Western Reserve University in Cleveland, Ohio, September 29, 2020. Brian Snyder/Reuters President Donald Trump tested positive for COVID-19 on Friday.  Trump was tested after White House counselor Hope Hicks tested positive earlier this week. Trump attended an extensive list of meetings, a rally, fundraisers, an...
Tags: Politics, Chris Christie, News, Minnesota, Supreme Court, Washington Post, White House, US, Trends, Joe Biden, Cnn, New Jersey, Boris Johnson, Biden, Donald Trump, Trump


Morning Headlines: 44 KSU Students Told to Quarantine; Lawmaker Demands Charges Against DeWine

Here are your morning headlines for Tuesday, September 29: 44 KSU students required to quarantine Lawmaker demands charges against DeWine over virus orders Cleveland urges calm among protesters ahead of presidential debate Cleveland officials laud Cleveland-Cliffs deal Akron sets trick-or-treat, issues guidelines UA to offer free COVID-19 testing for campus community Ohio tells GM to repay tax break after it shut down plant Trump praises Lordstown Motors ahead of debate Federal judge rejects cha...
Tags: Gm, Ohio, Cleveland, Akron, Trump, Kent State University, KSU, UA, DeWine, Clark Hall, Cleveland Cliffs, Lordstown Motors, Kent City Health Department


Navarro touts Lordstown Motors as part of 'a great future for the Mahoning Valley and Ohio'

The acquisition of the former General Motors Lordstown plant by electric vehicle manufacturer Lordstown Motors and the launch of their Endurance pickup truck is part of the future of Ohio's automotive industry, White House Trade Adviser Peter Navarro told Fox Business Network's "Making Money with Charles Payne" Monday.
Tags: Finance, White House, Article, Ohio, Fox Business Network, Peter Navarro, FBN, Charles Payne, Navarro, Mahoning Valley, Fbn/markets, FOXBusiness, Fox-business/industries/auto, Fox-business/politics/white-house, General Motors Lordstown, Fox-business/shows/making-money-with-charles-payne


Workhorse surges 16% after President Trump views Lordstown's EV pickup Endurance at the White House

The Endurance. Lordstown Motors Workhorse surged 16% on Monday after it was reported that President Trump viewed the Lordstown Motors 2021 Endurance pick-up truck on the South Lawn at the White House.Workhorse owns a 10% equity stake in Lordstown Motors, which is targeting a 2021 launch of its electric pick-up truck.DiamondPeak Holdings also jumped 12% on the news, as the SPAC has previously announced that it will merge with Lordstown Motors, bringing the company public once again after Wor...
Tags: Finance, White House, Trends, Investing, Markets, Electric Vehicles, Ohio, Stocks, Stock Market, Donald Trump, Cnbc, Movers, Trump, SPAC, Lordstown, South Lawn


Trump avoids tax return questions as he brings yet another truck to the White House

President Trump ignored every pressing topic Monday as he welcomed one of his favorite things to the White House.The New York Times dropped a bombshell report Sunday evening revealing Trump leveraged business losses to avoid paying taxes for years, as well as using other dubious financial strategies to lower his tax bills. Trump denied the report in a Sunday press conference, and on Monday, avoided questions about his tax returns altogether as he praised an electric pick-up truck.The White House...
Tags: News, White House, Earth, New York Times, The Washington Post, Trump, South Lawn, Lordstown Motors


Electric vehicle makers find a back door to Wall Street

Steve Burns pulled together several pieces of a business venture over the last year: His company, Lordstown Motors, designed an electric pickup truck, acquired a plant and machinery from General Motors, and racked up thousands of orders.
Tags: General Motors, Steve Burns, Lordstown Motors


The Station: Canoo paddles into the SPAC current and the next threat to micromobility

The Station is a weekly newsletter dedicated to all things transportation. Sign up here — just click The Station — to receive it every Saturday in your inbox. Hello and welcome back to The Station, a newsletter dedicated to all the present and future ways people and packages move from Point A to Point B. Let’s just get this out of the way: Tesla shares are up. Way up. Tesla shares, which have risen 38% since the first trading day in August, closed at $2,049.98 on Friday. A year ago, Tesla sha...
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The Station: Canoo paddles into the SPAC current and the next threat to micro mobility

The Station is a weekly newsletter dedicated to all things transportation. Sign up here — just click The Station — to receive it every Saturday in your inbox. Hello and welcome back to The Station, a newsletter dedicated to all the present and future ways people and packages move from Point A to Point B. Let’s just get this out of the way: Tesla shares are up. Way up. Tesla shares, which have risen 38% since the first trading day in August, closed at $2,049.98 on Friday. A year ago, Tesla shares...
Tags: Apple, Amazon, TC, Transportation, Lyft, Uber, New York, California, Senate, China, Los Angeles, Tech, Tesla, Automotive, United States, Volkswagen


Electric vehicle startup Canoo to go public via SPAC

Canoo, the Los Angeles-based electric vehicle startup, has struck a deal to merge with special-purpose acquisition company Hennessy Capital Acquisition Corp., with a market valuation of $2.4 billion. The announcement Tuesday marks the fourth time this summer that an electric vehicle company has skipped the traditional IPO path and instead taken the company public through a merger agreement with a SPAC, also known as blank check companies. Nikola Corp., Fisker Inc. and Lordstown Motors have al...
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The Station: Uber eats rides, the next micromobility trend, Levandowksi’s day in court

The Station is a weekly newsletter dedicated to all things transportation. Sign up here — just click The Station — to receive it every Saturday in your inbox. Hello and welcome back to The Station, a newsletter dedicated to all the present and future ways people and packages move from Point A to Point B. A series of recent and upcoming vehicle reveals have provided yet another reminder of how automakers are doubling down on tech. This isn’t just about the shift away from knobs and buttons and to...
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Lordstown Motors Releases New Video Showing the All-Electric Endurance at Work

Last month, Lordstown Motors Corp. CEO Steve Burns unveiled the first pre-production Lordstown Endurance at its Northeast Ohio headquarters to a crowd that included government officials, Lordstown employees and local stakeholders. Vice President Mike Pence and U.S. Secretary of Energy Dan Brouillette also spoke. The event can be seen in its entirety at ​ youtube.com/lordstownmotors ​ . “Endurance isn’t just the first all-electric pickup truck in America—it’s a virtue the people of...
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Why 2020 is the year of the SPACs (And what the heck is a SPAC?)

Lordstown Motors is the latest high profile company that plans to go public through a merger with a special purpose acquisition company. These types of so-called blank check deals used to be an object of scorn on Wall Street. Now they're all the rage.
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Morning Headlines: Ohio Stays Below 1,000 COVID-19 Cases for Third Day; Lordstown Motors Goes Public

Here are your morning headlines for Tuesday, August 4: Ohio stays below 1,000 COVID-19 cases for third day in a row LaRose backs state house efforts in revealing political dark money State lawmakers mull nuclear bailout repeal One year after mass shooting in Dayton, frustration and disappointment loom Lordstown Motors goes public, reaches deal with DiamondPeak Holdings Former Cleveland dance teacher arrested on sexual abuse charge KSU student files suit against university, seeks refund for cance...
Tags: Ohio, Cleveland, Cincinnati, State, Dayton, KSU, Mike DeWine, Ohio Department of Health, LaRose, Lordstown Motors, COVID, DiamondPeak Holdings


Lordstown Motors, an electric truck rival to Rivian and Tesla, gets GM investment and becomes publicly traded

Electric-truck maker Lordstown Motors is becoming a publicly traded company in a deal that will add $675 million to its coffers, funding production of the Lordstown Endurance all-electric light-duty pickup.
Tags: Tesla, Gm, Rivian, Lordstown Motors