Published Sept. 29, 2014, on WFAE, Charlotte’s NPR News Source.

Condor_PrepElectric cars were largely novelties until Tesla introduced its Roadster in 2008. Now, a few small start-ups are trying to repeat Tesla’s success in another sector of the electric vehicle industry. They’re building trucks, hoping to sell them en masse to government and business fleets. Read or listen to the full report here.