In response what it mentioned is widespread curiosity from European clients, Nikola Motor Firm has designed a hydrogen-electric truck for European markets. Reservations for the Nikola Tre (means “Three” in Norwegian) at the moment are open at www.nikolamotor.com/tre.
Company at Nikola World in Phoenix in April 2019 will be capable of view a prototype show of the Nikola Tre, together with different new zero-emission merchandise from Nikola together with the manufacturing intent Nikola Two.
This truck is an actual stunner and lengthy overdue for Europe. It is going to be the primary European zero-emission industrial truck to be delivered with redundant braking, redundant steering, redundant 800 Vdc batteries and a redundant 120 kW hydrogen gasoline cell, all obligatory for true degree 5 autonomy. Count on our manufacturing to start across the similar time as our USA model in 2022-2023.
—Nikola Motor Firm Founder and CEO Trevor Milton
The Nikola Tre has 500 to 1,000 HP, 6x4 or 6x2 configurations and a spread of 500 to 1,200 kilometers relying on choices. The Tre will match throughout the present dimension and size restrictions for Europe.
European testing is projected to start in Norway round 2020. Nikola can also be within the preliminary planning levels to determine the right location for its European manufacturing facility.
Nikola is at present working with Nel Hydrogen of Oslo to offer hydrogen stations for USA.
By 2028, Nikola is planning on having greater than 700 hydrogen stations throughout the USA and Canada. Every station is able to 2,000 to eight,000 kgs of every day hydrogen manufacturing. Nikola’s European stations are deliberate to come back on-line round 2022 and are projected to cowl a lot of the European market by 2030.
To this point, the corporate has roughly eleven billion in pre-order reservations. Ryder System and Thompson Equipment might be on web site at Nikola World to work with US clients.