The exact feature set of the truck is still somewhat mysterious, but there have been clues. It's expected to have a range of between 200 to 300 miles, so it'll be focused more on short hops than across-country hauls. And it's no surprise that Elon Musk likes the idea of autonomous trucks, so it's reasonable to see a more truck-oriented take on Autopilot that might include platooning when there's a multi-truck convoy.
Hard to say if this will come to light at an appropriate time to be called a leader. Tesla has a hard enough time producing cars let alone big rigs in a timely fashionTesla's electric big rig spotted in the wild
Oct 3, 2017