Nikola Motor founder Trevor Milton: “I wanted to build the locomotive semi-truck”

Nikola Motor founder Trevor Milton: “I wanted to build the locomotive semi-truck”

The founding of Nikola Motor Company did not happen overnight; it actually dates back to a time when a six-year-old boy was bothering his railroad-working father and was sent to see a train engineer.

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Want a Nikola hydrogen-electric truck? You will have to wait

Want a Nikola hydrogen-electric truck? You will have to wait

If you can get your hands on a Nikola Two hydrogen-electric truck in the near future, it could save you money compared to a diesel model, the company said. Getting one, though, will be hard due to early demand.

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What gets hauled to Vegas, stays in Vegas

What gets hauled to Vegas, stays in Vegas

Market expert Dean Croke writes about the construction boom in Las Vegas, the number of flatbed trucks hauling steel to the city for its mega-construction projects, and the outlook for the flatbed truck market in 2019.

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Today’s Pickup: Isuzu introduces craft beer truck complete with taps

Today’s Pickup: Isuzu introduces craft beer truck complete with taps

Isuzu with partners Supreme and Delivery Concepts have introduced a truck body designed for craft brewers, complete with taps. Plus, ports seek alternative fuels, concerns over fracking, and Walmart pressures suppliers.

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Today’s Pickup: Auto sales declining, but consumer confidence remains

Today’s Pickup: Auto sales declining, but consumer confidence remains

Auto sales are declining, but the National Automobile Dealers Association still expects strong sales for 2019, plus the one area where Amazon is losing and opposition to Canada’s carbon tax grows.

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