Nikola Tre FCV to spawn in Europe round 2022-2023
Nikola Motor Firm introduced the third mannequin of its hydrogen gasoline cell truck – the Nikola Tre (means “Three” in Norwegian) – designed for the European market.
The revealing is scheduled for April 2019, whereas first exams ought to begin in Norway in 2020. Manufacturing of Tre ought to start in 2022-2023 identical to in case of the North American variations. Nikola at the moment seeks a manufacturing location in Europe.
The Tre, relying on the model, will be capable of go 500-1,200 km and in line with Nikola, it will likely be absolutely geared up with stage 5 autonomous driving ().
Nikola Tre spec:
- 500-1,200 km (310-746 miles) of vary
- 20 minute refill time
- 500-1,000hp of energy and as much as 2,000 ft-lbs (2,712 Nm) of torque.
- redundant braking, redundant steering, redundant 800Vdc batteries and a redundant 120 kW hydrogen gasoline cell, all needed for true stage 5 autonomy
Nikola Launches Beautiful Truck for European Market
Zero-emissions European business truck to be on show at April 16-17 Nikola World
PHOENIX, AZ (November 5, 2018) — In response to widespread curiosity from European prospects, Nikola Motor Firm has created a hydrogen-electric truck for European markets.
Reservations for the Nikola Tre (means “Three” in Norwegian) are actually open at www.nikolamotor.com/tre.
Company on the April 16-17 Nikola World in Phoenix 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,” stated Nikola Motor Firm Founder and CEO Trevor Milton. “Will probably be the primary European zero-emission business truck to be delivered with redundant braking, redundant steering, redundant 800Vdc batteries and a redundant 120 kW hydrogen gasoline cell, all needed for true stage 5 autonomy. Count on our manufacturing to start across the similar time as our USA model in 2022-2023.”
The Nikola Tre has 500 to 1,000 HP, 6×four or 6×2 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 correct location for its European manufacturing facility.
Nikola is at the moment working with Nel Hydrogen of Oslo to supply hydrogen stations for USA. “Nel has been good to work with for our USA station design and rollout. We are going to work with Nel to safe sources for our European development technique. Now we have a whole lot of work forward of us, however with the appropriate companions, we are able to accomplish it,” stated Kim Brady, Nikola Motor Firm CFO.
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 day by 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.
On the April 16-17 Nikola World in Phoenix, attendees will witness the Nikola Two in motion pulling loaded trailers together with a prototype show of the Nikola Tre. Hydrogen filling will even be proven on the occasion at 700 bar or 10,000 PSI. Nikola’s powersports division will present buyer rides all through the day and showcase pre-production items of the Nikola NZT off highway four×four.
Up to now, the corporate has roughly eleven billion in pre-order reservations. Ryder System and Thompson Equipment will probably be on web site at Nikola World to work with US prospects.
Registration for the Nikola World occasion to be held in Phoenix will open on December three, 2018 at www.nikolamotor.com.
European fleets or prospects taking a look at reserving greater than 10 vehicles can e mail firstname.lastname@example.org. All different reservations will be made on-line at www.nikolamotor.com.