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Can Tesla’s electric pickup crack the market?

Jack Stewart Nov 22, 2019
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Tesla unveiled its Cybertruck at an event in Los Angeles. Tesla

Can Tesla’s electric pickup crack the market?

Jack Stewart Nov 22, 2019
Tesla unveiled its Cybertruck at an event in Los Angeles. Tesla
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Tesla, Elon Musk’s electric car company, has revealed its latest vehicle. It’s called the Cybertruck, an ultra-modern take on a pickup. The wedge-shaped steel vehicle is the company’s latest attempt to enter the mainstream and take a chunk of the lucrative U.S. truck market.

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