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GM’s blockbuster deal to buy 11% of Nikola and make the startup’s electric trucks, will not close today as scheduled, over turmoil that has erupted over allegations of fraud at Nikola.

The agreement, announced earlier this month, had been a coup for Nikola, a come-from-nowhere startup that had never made…


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The EV truck startup has a $23 billion valuation — staggering for a company that generates virtually no revenue and has yet to sell anything

Nikola Motor is taking pre-orders on its consumer-facing Nikola Badger pickup truck June 29, 2020, which will retail for an estimated $60,000. Nikola hopes it will be a direct competitor to Ford’s F-150 in 2022. Photo: Nikola Motor

Every successful company produces imitators, but truly great companies are hard to copy. So the only question with a close imitator is who are they trying to fool: themselves or their investors?

In the ’80s and ’90s, there were reams of books published about how companies could be more like…

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