Tag: Rivian R1T

Rivian’s IPO Filing Confirms Huge Financial Losses And 48,000 Preorders

Rivian edged closer to its long-awaited initial public offering when it filed its S-1 document with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission on Friday. The document reveals that Rivian reported a net loss of $426 million in 2019 and that in 2020, these losses more than doubled to $1.01 billion as the company invested heavily […]

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Rivian Was Initially Developing This Sports Car; Could It Still See The Light Of Day?

Long before Rivian started working on the innovative R1T pickup truck and R1S SUV, it thought about following in the footsteps of Tesla by first launching a sports car. RJ Scaringe founded the car manufacturer in 2009 and while speaking with members of the media at the recent launch of the R1T, told TheDrive that […]

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The First Rivian R1T Reviews Are In, Here’s What They’re Saying

The Rivian R1T has finally launched as the world’s first all-electric pickup truck and according to the first reviews of it, it was worth the wait. Rivian recently hosted the media launch of the R1T in the mountains of Colorado and invited a selection of automotive and technology reviewers. Found below are some of the […]

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Watch Motor Trend’s Second Part Of Its Trans-America Roadtrip With The Rivian R1T

The second part of Motor Trend’s journey across the United States with the Rivian R1T has been released, showing Jonny Liberman and Miguel Cortina driving the pickup from Dalton, Georgia to Bartlesville, Oklahoma. Rather than driving the R1T along motorways for hours and hours on end, Motor Trend decided to test it along the 4,253-mile […]

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Rivian R1T Prototype Crashes Into Parked Ford Explorer And Mercedes S-Class

A Rivian R1T prototype crashed while testing near Rivian’s facility in Irvine, California. The accident happened on Wednesday, September 22 as the R1T was allegedly traveling south along Myford Road and approaching Dow Avenue. Images of the crash were first shared to Reddit before also appearing on the Rivian Forums. It appears as though the […]

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Meet The Contenders For 2022 North American Car, Truck And Utility Of The Year

The semi-finalists for the 2022 North American Car, Truck and Utility Vehicle of the Year have been announced at Motor Bella. After an initial round of voting, 23 out of 36 eligible vehicles will be competing for top honors. Among them are eight cars, six trucks and nine utility vehicles. Without further ado, let’s meet […]

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Motor Trend Takes Rivian’s R1T Electric Pickup Truck On The 4,253-Mile Trans-America Trail

Rivian has started building R1T electric pickup trucks for customers with first deliveries imminent, but meanwhile, Motor Trend had the chance to put one through its paces in a different kind of road trip. In the coming months, we expect to see many reviews of the R1T hit the web and chances are, they will […]

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Rivian’s First Waypoint Charging Stations Have Popped Out Around Moab

Rivian‘s R1T electric truck and R1S electric SUV are some of the most promising entries into the electric vehicle market at the moment. Following the news that the first models are finally ready for delivery, things are only getting better, as the long-awaited waypoint charging stations along off-road trails have begun to pop up around […]

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Rivian R1T Has 314 Miles Of EPA Driving Range, R1S Rated At 316 Miles

Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) range figures have just been released for the Rivian R1T and Rivian R1S prior to customer deliveries kicking off. Numbers confirmed by the EPA relate to the flagship Launch Edition variants of the R1T and R1S, both outfitted with the largest 135-kWh battery pack available, and equipped with 21-inch wheels. On […]

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