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Oh, plus it's slipping driver and passenger doorways plus a full size sleeper that seems rather comfy.
This theory truck and trailer --designed by the transnational retail corporation together with Capstone Turbine, Great Dane Trailers and Peterbilt Trucks -- is known as the WAVE, an initialism for Wal Mart Advanced Car Expertise. It comes with a low-profile design that the business says makes it one-fifth more aerodynamic than now's trailer truck.
The futuristic tractor is hooked around a carbon-fiber trailer that Wal-Mart promises is the first to include an one piece, 53-foot-extended carbon fiber panel.
Under the likewise aerodynamic hood of the theory tractor is a turbine-powered battery-electrical hybrid vehicle drivetrain, as well as a combustion motor can run-on diesel, propane or bio diesel.
And because Wal-Mart runs a fleet greater than 6,000 trucks, even twice mpgs is great. In any case, this is only a concept car and who understands if it'll every truly hit the main road.
In reality, Doug McMillon, Wal-Mart's president and Chief Executive Officer, stated, "It might never make it to the street, although it will enable US to examine new systems and new tactics."View PhotosView Videos
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