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Rivian patent reveals automated control system for semi-autonomous driving

A new patent submitted by Rivian reveals an upcoming control system wherein access to in-vehicle functions like semi-autonomous driving capabilities…

Rivian exec talks manufacturing plant and Amazon vans

Rivian's Vice President of Manufacturing, Matt Tall, has revealed some details about the company's production plant in Normal, Illinois and…

Amazon to help boost oil production amid Climate Pledge, Rivian van orders

Just a few weeks ago, Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos announced that his company would be purchasing 100,000 Rivian electric vans…

Rivian to hold public open-house event near Normal, IL production plant

Electric automaker Rivian has announced that they will host a "pop-up" event in Normal, Illinois, a town about two hours…

Tesla gets praise from Rivian CEO RJ Scaringe at reservation holder’s event

Kim of the YouTube channel Like Tesla was able to attend one of Rivian's reservation holder events as a guest…

Rivian debuts new blue R1T color at customer preview event

Rivian held a pre-order event in Seattle, Washington for its reservation holders over the weekend, unveiling a new blue color…

Is there anything Tesla can’t do in the automotive world?

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Rivian patents unique airbag system for max protection during far-side collisions

Rivian's electric trucks are equipped with a suite of active and passive safety features, among them being a number of…

Jeff Bezos reveals Rivian’s plans to produce electric vans for Amazon

Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos has announced that he plans to begin tackling climate change by committing, among other things, to…

There’s no such thing as bad EV publicity

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Rivian raises $350 million investment from Cox Automotive

Rivian recently announced an equity investment of $350 million from Cox Automotive, a subsidiary of Cox Enterprises, which hosts brands…

Tesla and Rivian are poised to battle Ford and GM for the US’ electric truck market

The US pickup truck market is a hefty prize for any automaker. In the second quarter alone, pickup trucks accounted…

Rivian R1T trucks spotted in Argentina for EV adventure travel show: report

Getting a glimpse of any Rivian vehicle outside their show models is pretty rare, and even then it's usually just…

Rivian releases R1T kitchen video ad amid new tour locations announcement

Rivian has touted its unique portable kitchen that's set to pair with the company's all-electric R1T pickup truck a few…

Rivian teases multiple roof options for R1T pickup truck and R1S SUV

Rivian has traveled to various locations across the United States promoting its upcoming all-electric R1T truck and R1S SUV, and…

Jaguar I-PACE batteries get repurposed as small-scale energy storage devices

Researchers at WMG, University of Warwick have announced that they have found a way to repurpose old Jaguar I-PACE batteries…

Rivian Motorway name change approved by city council despite opposition

The City Council of Bloomington, Illinois approved a motion last night to rename the highway where Rivian's main manufacturing plant…

Rivian patent hints at real-time brake wear monitoring system using driver profiles

Rivian's attention to detail on its all-electric vehicles is laudable, and a recent patent application by the outdoor adventure company…

Rivian’s self-driving patent application hints at driver monitoring functionality

Rivian's Associate Director of Self-Driving, Oliver Jeromin, discussed a driver monitoring system that's part of the company's full self-driving suite…

Tesla Pickup unveiling nears as final truck details take shape

Details about Tesla's upcoming pickup truck are relatively few and far between, so even small updates are welcome among the…