USA Truck to buy 10 Nikola Tre BEV trucks; fleet-as-a-service model; option for 90 more over next 2 years
USA Truck Inc. has entered into a Letter of Intent (LOI) for an initial purchase of 10 Nikola Tre BEV trucks from Thompson Truck Centers, a member of the Nikola Corporation sales and service dealer network. The LOI between USA Truck and Thompson Truck Centers is a “fleet-as-a-service” model in which Thompson will provide sales, service, maintenance, and energy infrastructure required to operate the Nikola Tre BEV trucks, expected to be delivered in the first half of 2022.
The agreement also includes the option to purchase an additional 90 Nikola zero-emission trucks over the next two years.
USA Truck is a leading capacity solutions provider headquartered in Van Buren, Arkansas. With more than 2,000 driving team members, USA Truck is regarded as one of the nation’s largest over-the-road truckload carriers and brokers, providing capacity solutions to a broad customer base throughout North America.