Tag: Rivian

Rivian Hires Young GM Engineer As It Ramps Up Development Of Its EVs

Electric vehicle startup Rivian has hired General Motors engineer Alex Archer in just the latest instance of the EV manufacturer pinching rising talent from traditional automotive manufacturers. The 27-year-old engineer graduated from Stanford University in 2015 and was immediately put to work by GM where she led the team that invented the intriguing power sliding […]

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Rivian R1S And R1T Delayed Due To Coronavirus

General Motors isn’t the only one delaying future models as Rivian has announced their highly anticipated electric truck and SUV are also being impacted by the coronavirus. Rivian didn’t go into specifics, but said “The world has changed a lot in these last few weeks” so they’ve shuttered their facilities to protect their employees and slow […]

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We Could See Rivian R1S And R1T Working As Police Cruisers (But PD’s Budgets Might Not)

<!––> <!––> The Rivian R1T and R1S are two of the most eagerly-anticipated new electric vehicles heading for the market and when deliveries do commence, we expect owners to soon start putting the EVs through their paces. Rivian has been keen to promote the adventurous spirit of both the R1T and R1S and is marketing […]

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Amazon’s Rivian Electric Delivery Van Taking Shape, Still A Long Way To Go

Amazon stunned the world last year when it placed an order for 100,000 electric delivery vans with EV startup Rivian. While the order itself is the highest ever made for an EV fleet, what was more surprising is that Amazon chose Rivian, an EV startup that has yet to put a production model on the […]

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These Are The Most Googled Upcoming Cars Per State In America

Partcatalog has released a new map showing which upcoming vehicles are most anticipated in the United States. Complied using Google Trends data, the map shows the 2021 Ford Bronco is the clear winner as it’s getting the most interest in 19 states. Unsurprisingly, the SUV is popular in the Midwest as well as Ford’s home […]

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Battle Of The Electric Trucks: See How The GMC Hummer EV, Tesla Cybertruck And Rivian R1T Stack Up

2021 is shaping up to be the year of the electric pickup as GMC will launch a Hummer EV and Tesla will start production of the Cybertruck. These models will follow the highly anticipated Rivian R1T which is coming in the second half of 2020. Now that we know a little bit about the models, […]

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Lincoln And Rivian Confirm They’re Working On A New EV, Will Likely Be A Crossover

Lincoln and Rivian have confirmed they’re working together to develop an all-new electric vehicle based on the latter company’s skateboard platform. The automakers are keeping details under wraps, but Lincoln said the model will feature “advanced and intuitive technologies” as well as their “Quiet Flight DNA.” Little is known about the vehicle at this point […]

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