Electropica are gaining popularity among consumers, so automakers have to add this type of car in its range. Why are only Tesla Cybertruck and pickup from Rivian presented last year. To contribute to the development of this segment decided and manufacturer of hydrogen trucks Nikola Motors.
The company Nikola has introduced a concept electric pickup truck called Badger. The model is designed for five passengers and has a length of 5900 mm, width – 2160 mm, and height – 1850 mm. The truck looks pretty aggressive. He received a contrast body, rugged front bumper with integrated led panel, unique grille, and hidden door handles daytime running lights, like the GMC Sierra, according to the Auto Informant with reference to the press service of the company.
As for the power plant, it is Badger mixed type and consists of four electric motors, peak power is 906 HP and torque to 1386 Nm. The motors can be powered with batteries with a capacity of 160 kW or hydrogen fuel cells. Reserve up to one electricity is 483 kilometers, and if you connect the fuel elements, then it will increase to 966 kilometers.
The pickup is able to tow up to 36оо pounds and can move a fully loaded ascent 30 C, and no load can rise to 50 percent slopes. In addition, the Badger is equipped with a special connector, through which it can give up to 15 kW of energy. For example, it can be used to connect power tools or external lighting. In this mode it can work up to 12 hours.