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Tesla truck titillates, Ford furiously floats F-150 tugging match

You will undoubtedly have seen it by now, but in case you missed the event, Tesla unveiled its new Cybertruck electric pickup, accidentally smashed its windows, and still managed to exceed 200k preorders. Posting a video of the bizarre vehicle hauling a Ford F-150 around seems to have drawn Ford’s ire, and the two companies are enjoying a fairly light-hearted PR battle. However, it won’t take long for the competition to turn really quite nasty, as automakers realize that EVs are here and ready to upend conventional thinking. The Cybertruck has a stupid name and looks like a poorly cropped Delorean, but it is cheap and targeting one of the most lucrative segments in the US passenger car market –…

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