Truck News


  • President’s Choice: Loblaw prepares for a future with electric vehicles

    January 21, 2020 2:53PM by John G Smith

    TORONTO, Ont. — Canada’s largest grocer is shopping for something that doesn’t exist. Not yet. But that has hardly slowed Loblaw in a bid to electrify its private fleet within the decade. It was one of the first Canadian operations

  • BYD delivers 100th electric truck in U.S.

    January 13, 2020 8:15AM by Truck News

    LOS ANGELES, Calif. – BYD recently reached a new milestone, delivering its 100th battery-electric truck in the U.S. The Class 8 truck was delivered to Anheuser-Busch, which will use it to support its Oakland, Calif., operations. The truckmaker has delivered

  • BYD names Aaron Gillmore VP of truck division

    December 4, 2019 10:51AM by Truck News

    LOS ANGELES, Calif. – Chinese electric vehicle giant BYD has named former Tesla executive Aaron Gillmore vice-president of truck business. In his new role, Gillmore will oversee project management, engineering, sales and aftersales, the company said Wednesday. “Aaron understands the

  • Anheuser-Busch makes zero-emissions beer run

    November 22, 2019 2:44PM by Truck News

    ST. LOUIS, Mo. — Anheuser-Busch, in partnership with Nikola Motor Company and BYD Motors, completed their first ever ‘Zero-Emission Beer Delivery’ in the company’s hometown of St. Louis — utilizing both companies’ innovative fleet technology to deliver beer from the

  • Anheuser-Busch adds electric BYD trucks

    October 3, 2019 7:49AM by Truck News

    LOS ANGELES, Calif. – Anheuser-Busch has announced it will deploy 21 BYD battery-electric trucks in its California fleet, which marks the largest Class 8 electric truck deployment in North America. The trucks will be added as part of the Zero

  • News Equipment

    Chinese electric truck manufacturer may set up shop in Ontario

    December 13, 2017 9:38PM by Truck News

    TORONTO, Ont. – A Chinese manufacturer of electric vehicles is considering setting up a plant in Ontario, where it may produce electric-powered refuse and delivery trucks, among other electric vehicles. BYD Company officials recently met with Ontario Premier Kathleen Wynne