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Tesla launches electric truck it guarantees won't break for a million miles

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Re: Tesla semi?

Given that electric motors do operate more efficiently at constant speed, this isn't unreasonable. Quick acceleration, speed changes, etc. will suck up amps just like it would on a gas powered vehicle. So yes, for best efficiency and mileage, a light foot, constant speed (if possible) is required.

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