Though a number of specs and prompt pricing has been launched, there nonetheless are quite a lot of unanswered questions concerning the Tesla Semi. Initially, the corporate stated the 500-mile model would value $180,000 and as much as $200,000 for the Founders Version however nothing official is launched. The vary was claimed to be 300 or 500 miles and consumed underneath 2 kWh/mile however no affirmation on the long-range Semi. The Tesla Semi is claimed to be highly effective sufficient to hit 60 mph with an 80,000-pound payload in solely 20 seconds, so unloaded it ought to actually cook dinner with its 4 separate motors on rear axles.
It’s nonetheless unclear what battery or specs the Semi will use because the design was conceived at a time the older 2170 cells have been the usual versus at the moment’s 4680 battery cells. Past that, the Semi has large guarantees to ship on in 2022, very like the controversial Cybertruck will do in 2023.