tech truck entrepreneur Asher Bennett
By LAURIE STONE
AWARD-WINNING tech truck entrepreneur Asher Bennett is in good company as billionaire business magnate Elon Musk continues to create headlines around the world as he bids to revolutionise transportation on earth and in space.
But Asher doesn't get too excited about the Silicon Valley giant and his new generation of petrol and diesel free motors. Asher has his own ambitions - to rid the globe of heavy-duty trucks spewing out their pollutants damaging air quality and fueling climate change.
The 48-year-old former Israeli submarine commander has used his expertise to surface in England where he is leading the way in battery-operated trucks that can literally go the distance.