Thursday, January 20th, 2022

Tag: truck

Rivian R1T plcks up MotorTrend Truck of the Year Award

In each case, it was the first time any automaker has won the award with its first vehicle. Tesla won Car of the Year in 2013 with the Tesla Model S, another electric vehicle...

North American Car, Truck and Utility of the Year Awards finalists include startups Lucid, Rivian

The Ford and Hyundai brands each account for two of the nine finalists for the 2022 North American Car, Truck and Utility Vehicle of the Year Awards. Electric vehicle startups Lucid and Rivian also are...

Florida dealership employee dies in apparent accident involving truck

An employee of an auto dealership in the Florida Panhandle died Monday evening in an apparent accident involving a pickup, according to local reports. The 34-year-old man was working under a heavy-duty pickup at...

Penske Automotive acquires commercial truck dealership McCoy Freightliner

Penske Automotive Group Inc. has acquired Oregon-based McCoy Freightliner, growing its offering of commercial trucks and expanding its reach to the Pacific Northwest. The deal, announced Tuesday, brings Penske unit Premier Truck Group three...

Rivian, Georgia officials discuss EV truck maker’s second assembly plant, report says

Rivian’s second plant could be located in Georgia, the Atlanta Journal-Constitution reported Monday. The electric-truck maker is in late-stage negotiations for a parcel of land east of Atlanta that would be home to a...

‘Too risky’ to not use battery and hydrogen tech: Daimler Truck CEO

An eActros is unveiled at the Mercedes-Benz truck plant of Daimler Truck AG on Ocotber 7, 2021. Uli Deck | picture alliance | Getty Images The Daimler Truck CEO has spoken of the challenges...

Daimler Truck CEO says he’s more concerned about chips than Covid

A Mercedes-Benz super lorry leaves the Daimler factory in Sindelfingen, Germany, 08 December 2015. Daniel Maurer | Getty Images Daimler Truck CEO Martin Daum revealed Friday that he’s more worried about the global semiconductor...

Rivian stock sale: How EV truck maker will use cash

Rivian’s initial public offering on Wednesday infused its ledger with nearly $12 billion, boosting the electric truck startup’s cash cushion to roughly $16 billion. After rising 29 percent in its first day of trading...

Rivian IPO: How EV truck maker will use cash

Rivian’s initial public offering on Wednesday infused its ledger with nearly $12 billion, boosting the electric truck startup’s cash cushion to roughly $16 billion. After rising 29 percent in its first day of trading...

Ford’s stake in EV truck start-up Rivian is worth more than $10 billion in first day of trading

Rivian electric trucks are seen parked near the Nasdaq MarketSite building in Times Square on November 10, 2021 in New York City. Michael M. Santiago | Getty Images A major winner following electric vehicle...