Rivian Automotive Stories September 19

Rivian is unveiling the first picture of its new electric delivery van — the company’s third electric vehicle — as it already has over $4 billion in orders from Amazon for it. expand full story

Rivian Automotive Stories September 10

Rivian, a startup trying to bring an electric pickup truck and electric SUV to market, has been raising a lot of money this year. After large investments from Ford and Amazon, the startup is now announcing a $350 million investment from Cox Automotive. expand full story

Rivian Automotive Stories August 31

The highly-anticipated Rivian R1T electric truck has been spotted undergoing winter testing in Tierra del Fuego, Argentina, according to a post a rivianforums.com.

The truck is still a preproduction model, but has some changes from the concept we saw last year at its LA Auto Show unveiling.  Among these are a new color, new charge port placement, interior changes and a slightly redesigned rear end.

*Update: Rivian has clarified that these vehicles have a lot of “non-production representative content.”  In particular, the production interior is going to look much more like the concept car than the test vehicles seen in this post.

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Rivian Automotive Stories August 22

Rivian is hyping up its electric pickup truck with a new video of it being used with a camper configuration, as it is about to take it on a tour for reservation holders to see it ahead of production. expand full story

Rivian Automotive Stories August 15

Rivian confirmed that it will offer electrochromic glass, as well as several other options, for the roof of its electric pickup truck and SUV. expand full story

Rivian Automotive Stories July 24

Rivian’s electric pickup truck, the R1T, is going to have some special features, and one less known about is the ability to steer like a tank.

A new video shows what it looks like. expand full story

Rivian Automotive Stories July 22

Rivian is pushing to be amongst the first electric vehicle startups to actually reach volume production and it is now teasing pre-production manufacturing of its electric pickup truck at its Illinois factory. expand full story

Rivian Automotive Stories June 14

Electric pickup truck startup Rivian announced that they are deploying used battery packs as a second-life energy storage on a solar microgrid in Puerto Rico. expand full story

Rivian Automotive Stories June 8

Rivian is creating a lot of hype for its R1T electric pickup truck by showcasing the “adventure” side with its camper configuration. expand full story

Rivian Automotive Stories June 6

Rivian’s CEO confirmed that the electric truck startup is going to enable vehicle-to-vehicle charging so R1T electric pickup truck owners will be able to share power. expand full story

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