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The ripples acquired by Tesla’s genius/botched presentation of its Cybertruck abide to accomplish advance outward. The company’s competitors, for example, are actuality affected to react. Ford had already appear its affairs for an electrified F-150, but now General Motors confirms its timeline for bearing an electric-powered auto of its own.
Lo and behold, the plan involves introducing the EV appropriate about the aforementioned time as Ford’s… and Tesla’s.
“General Motors understands barter buyers, and we additionally accept bodies who are new advancing into the barter bazaar … that appearance it as a affairs vehicle. It will be a actual able truck. I’m appealing aflame about it.”
– GM CEO Mary Barra
That quote, to be clear, is from a presentation accustomed by the General Motors bang-up aftermost Thursday… afore Tesla’s acknowledge of the Cybertruck.
Mary Barra additionally said that the aggregation had abstruse from its acquaintance with the Chevrolet Volt and Bolt models that what consumers appetite it is a “beautiful vehicle” that delivers 500 km of range. She additionally common that amalgam systems represent, in GM’s view, a acting band-aid and that the company’s audience is not decidedly absorbed by them, abacus that industry-wide sales abstracts aback that appraisal up.
On the added hand, GM continues to accept that hydrogen-based powertrains are potentially profitable.
“We accept affective to electric cartage is the appropriate affair to do for the environment. Solving the chump affliction credibility to drive EV adoption, as against to actuality regulatory-driven, is what we’re affective full-steam-ahead on.”
– Mary Barra