AUTO NEWS – Nikola Faces Troubling New Accusation

Nikola Faces Troubling New Accusation

  • by Automobilnews.eu

Nikola founder and now ex-CEO Trevor Milton is going through a brand new accusation that might additional harm the electrical car automaker’s repute. In accordance with a report from the Monetary Occasions, Milton bought the design of Nikola’s hydrogen-powered semi-truck for a number of thousand {dollars} from a Rimac Automobili designer recognized as Adriano Mudri.

The Nikola One, a hydrogen-powered semi the corporate continues to have grand plans for, has additionally been embroiled in one other authorized situation. Again in 2018, Nikola filed a patent infringement lawsuit towards Tesla claiming the latter’s personal Semi look awfully just like its personal design. Tesla continues to disclaim the fees.

In reality, it was Tesla who, in its response to the lawsuit, accused Nikola of utilizing the Rimac design after which continued to offer the impression it was created in-house.

AUTO NEWS – Nikola Faces Troubling New Accusation


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