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 14
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
Rivian Automotive Stories May 18
Electric pickup truck startup Rivian has unveiled a very interesting camper version of its R1T electric pickup truck with very useful features. expand full story
Rivian Automotive Stories April 24
Ford announced today that it is investing $500 million in electric pickup startup Rivian and the automaker will use the startup’s platform to make an all-electric vehicle. expand full story
Rivian Automotive Stories March 12
Rivian, a Michigan-based startup that could become the first automaker to bring an all-electric pickup truck to market, is patenting an interesting modular box system for its R1T electric pickup truck. expand full story
Rivian Automotive Stories February 27
In order to bring its own electric pickup trucks to market, Rivian has installed its electric powertrain inside several undercover F-150 electric pickup trucks driving around as test mules in its development program. expand full story
Rivian Automotive Stories February 21
Rivian has filed for a patent to expand the energy capacity of its upcoming R1T electric pickup truck through a novel auxiliary battery which can be added to the truck’s bed after manufacture.
The patent was filed last year, published last month and today is marked as “pending” by the US patent office.
Rivian Automotive Stories February 15
After rumors earlier this week that GM and Amazon were interested in Rivian, an electric pickup and SUV maker, the company has now confirmed that they are closing a $700 million round of funding led by Amazon. expand full story
Rivian Automotive Stories February 12
Electric pickup truck startup Rivian is reportedly attracting interest from GM and Amazon for a massive round of funding to help bring its vehicles to market.