Rivian

Tesla alumnus replaces ex-McLaren exec as Rivian’s new VP of engineering

It appears that Rivian Automotive recently welcomed yet another employee with an extensive background in Tesla. As indicated in a…

Rivian pushes back against Tesla, claims trade secret theft lawsuit spreads FUD

Tesla may have opened its patents to other automakers to help foster the rise of electric cars, but the company…

Tesla, Rivian, and Nikola’s battle for electric truck market share laid out in new graphic

After the all-electric Model S sedan paved the way for battery-powered SUVs and crossovers, it was only a matter of…

Rivian R1T offers Hollywood star support on 13,000-mile journey in new TV series

Rivian's R1T pickup truck made an extensive 13,000-mile journey alongside Hollywood actor Ewan McGregor and friend Charley Boorman for their…

Tesla’s Elon Musk talks Rivian lawsuit, “They’re doing bad things, so we sued them”

Tesla CEO opened up about his company's recently opened lawsuit against fellow electric carmaker Rivian in a recent interview, stating…

Rivian reveals delivery dates for R1T and R1S

Rivian has revealed the delivery dates for its R1T pickup truck and R1S Sport Utility Vehicle. Both of its all-electric…

Tesla claims Rivian stole trade secrets, poached employees in new lawsuit

Tesla has opened a lawsuit against fellow electric vehicle manufacturer Rivian, stating that an "alarming pattern" of poaching employees and…

Rivian gets $2.5 billion in funds in first investment round of 2020

Electric car maker Rivian has closed a $2.5 billion investment round led by fund manager T. Rowe Price. The company's…

Rivian R1T takes on intense off-road and speed performance testing

Rivian's R1T electric pickup truck took to off-road and speed test proving grounds in Arizona to assess the vehicle's suspension…

Rivian R1T and R1S production delayed until 2021 over COVID-19 interruptions

American electric vehicle startup Rivian has confirmed that the start of its electric vehicle production at its factory in Normal,…

Rivian electric ambulance wins April Fools after local Fire Dept trolls the unsuspecting

April 1 is a day notorious for lighthearted and satirical jokes that Tesla CEO Elon Musk has taken advantage of…

Tesla-style direct-to-consumer EV sales close to being finalized in Colorado

Electric car makers like Rivian with a direct-to-consumer sales model like Tesla may soon find themselves doing business in Colorado,…

Rivian is bringing its R1T and R1S Open House tour to LA, Miami and other key US cities

Rivian is expanding its Open House event across major metropolitan areas in the United States, giving people the opportunity to…

Tesla’s Giga Texas completely solves the Cybertruck’s ‘Cowboy Problem’

Yesterday, Elon Musk posted a cryptic tweet asking the Twitterverse about the possibility of Tesla establishing a Giga Texas facility.…

Amazon reveals design of its Rivian-powered electric delivery van

Amazon has revealed the design of its upcoming all-electric delivery vehicle, produced in partnership with Rivian. The $1 trillion dollar…

Rivian's partnership with Ford will bring Lincoln its first luxury electric vehicle

Rivian has teamed up with Ford to develop and produce an electric vehicle for Lincoln: Ford's luxury brand that has…

Leading US Bank calls for renewed fossil fuel support as Tesla shifts industry to sustainables

The Annual World Economic Forum Annual Meeting in Davos, Switzerland took place recently. The Forum is a great opportunity for…

Rivian readies for big R1T and R1S Open House event in Tesla’s backyard, San Francisco

Rivian will be holding an Open House event in Tesla Country this weekend, where the billion-dollar electric car startup will…

Rivian faces new competition in commercial EV space from Hyundai and Kia partnership

Hyundai and Kia have invested approximately $110 million into British-based electric car startup Arrival. The new partnership announced through a…

Rivian integrates Alexa into R1T pickup, R1S SUV, and Amazon delivery van fleet

“Alexa, let’s do a Tank Turn.” Rivian owners may find themselves uttering such commands in the future while operating their…