Ahead of Tesla’s Semi trucks getting delivered in December to Pepsi Co, the first company to receive the new all-electric Semi, we’ve received a rather impressive video of it in action. The rare glimpse shows off its impressively fast and smooth acceleration from a complete stop.
For those unaware, earlier this summer, the company surprised many by confirming the Tesla Semi would hit the streets before 2023. Then, we recently learned Pepsi ordered at least 100 semi trucks and would get several of the first models manufacturered.
Elon Musk recently said the Tesla Semi has a 500-mile range and is “super fun to drive.” If you’re wondering how fun, you’ll want to look at the video below spotted on Twitter. The Semi stops at a roundabout, then quickly accelerates to high speeds as it prepares to enter a highway.
If you’ve ever seen a regular diesel semi accelerate, it’s slow, janky, and shifts gears several times every few seconds. Nothing about it is smooth or fast. However, we’re seeing the exact opposite with the Tesla Semi truck gliding along thanks to all the instant torque…
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