autoevolution

Stories about: rivian r1s

Rivian Is Testing Its Enduro Electric Motors in New Zealand, RJ Scaringe Shares
Rivian Is Testing Its Enduro Electric Motors in New Zealand, RJ Scaringe Shares

8 Aug 2022, 11:20 UTC / Developed internally by Rivian, the new drive unit made its premiere on the EDV program, powering the front wheels of the electric vans

 
Rivian Pre-Order Holders Want To Sign the Buyer's Agreement ASAP, RJ Got a Letter
Rivian Pre-Order Holders Want To Sign the Buyer's Agreement ASAP, RJ Got a Letter

7 Aug 2022, 23:13 UTC / The new EV tax credit bill’s making all-electric customers nervous. Rivian’s now in a pickle. The company’s being persuaded into giving its customers the $7,500

 
Rivian R1X Could Be a Monster 1,200-Horsepower SUV That Eats Raptors for Breakfast
Rivian R1X Could Be a Monster 1,200-Horsepower SUV That Eats Raptors for Breakfast

4 Aug 2022, 22:34 UTC / Rumor has it that Rivian is working on a 1,200-horsepower performance SUV built on the R1 platform to rival the Ford Bronco Raptor

 
Rivian's Illinois Facility Is a Robotic Wonder Churning Out the R1T, R1S, Delivery Vans
Rivian's Illinois Facility Is a Robotic Wonder Churning Out the R1T, R1S, Delivery Vans

16 Jul 2022, 09:20 UTC / From humble beginnings as a hopeful sports car company, the electric vehicle automaker is making things rumble at its production facility.

 
RJ Scaringe Confirms Rivian Will Layoff Staff to Grow Sustainably
RJ Scaringe Confirms Rivian Will Layoff Staff to Grow Sustainably

14 Jul 2022, 16:20 UTC / The CEO said that the focus is to act strategically rather than just worry about cost cutting per se: 700 people may get the pink slip.

 
Rivian Removes Statement To Build 3,500 Charging Stations by 2023 From Its Website
Rivian Removes Statement To Build 3,500 Charging Stations by 2023 From Its Website

4 Jul 2022, 16:53 UTC / Rivian promised to build more than 3,500 fast-charging stations at 600 locations by the end of 2023, but it has now removed the deadline from its website

 
Rivian Updated R1S Reservation Holders With a Delivery Window, It's Not What They Expected
Rivian Updated R1S Reservation Holders With a Delivery Window, It's Not What They Expected

13 Jun 2022, 10:19 UTC / Rivian started sending emails to R1S Launch Edition reservation holders with updated delivery window, showing more delays are to be expected

 
Rivian Software Update Introduces "Soft Sand" Drive Mode to R1T and R1S
Rivian Software Update Introduces "Soft Sand" Drive Mode to R1T and R1S

31 May 2022, 12:04 UTC / Rivian's latest over-the-air software update brings forth Soft Sand mode to the R1T pickup truck and R1S sport utility vehicle

 
Rivian Lost $1.6 Billion in Q1 2022, But Strong Demand Keeps It Confident About the Future
Rivian Lost $1.6 Billion in Q1 2022, But Strong Demand Keeps It Confident About the Future

13 May 2022, 22:38 UTC / RJ Scaringe said that cycle times are three times higher than at the beginning of 2022 and that the R2 family will arrive in 2025 at the Georgia plant.

 
Ford Sells $214 Million Worth of Shares in Rivian, Keeps 10.5% Stake
Ford Sells $214 Million Worth of Shares in Rivian, Keeps 10.5% Stake

11 May 2022, 08:15 UTC / After selling eight million Rivian shares for $214 million, Ford now holds a total of 94 million shares, which equates to a 10.5% stake

 
Rivian R1T and R1S Will Get a New Sand Mode and Other Features in a Future Update
Rivian R1T and R1S Will Get a New Sand Mode and Other Features in a Future Update

28 Apr 2022, 16:33 UTC / Rivian's CEO RJ Scaringe shared a video on Twitter showing an R1S spinning all four wheels in the sand and promised a new "Sand mode" coming in a future update

 
Rivian Promises LFP, 800V Architecture, and Bidirectional Charging in Future EVs
Rivian Promises LFP, 800V Architecture, and Bidirectional Charging in Future EVs

11 Mar 2022, 10:46 UTC / RJ Scaringe said that when at the company’s earnings call while also giving bad news: it lost $2.46 billion in the last quarter of 2021.

 
Rivian CEO Strategically Tells Most Pre-Order Holders Will Not Be Charged New Prices
Rivian CEO Strategically Tells Most Pre-Order Holders Will Not Be Charged New Prices

3 Mar 2022, 18:57 UTC / The dire repercussions of the decision made RJ Scaringe honor the agreed price reservation holders had before March 1st, 2022.

 
Rivian Increases Prices by Up to 20%, Shows Decreasing Battery Values Are Gone
Rivian Increases Prices by Up to 20%, Shows Decreasing Battery Values Are Gone

2 Mar 2022, 11:56 UTC / To be fair, Laura Schwab had already warned Rivian would have to increase its prices before raw material shortage hit electric cars

 
Rivian Would Now Be Able to Deliver 200 EVs Per Week Despite Supply Challenges
Rivian Would Now Be Able to Deliver 200 EVs Per Week Despite Supply Challenges

27 Jan 2022, 11:42 UTC / Ramping up production has not been easy, but Rivian managed to quadruple production numbers from December – and it is just getting started

 
Rivian Produced 1,015 Vehicles and Delivered 920 Units in 2021
Rivian Produced 1,015 Vehicles and Delivered 920 Units in 2021

11 Jan 2022, 01:12 UTC / The company did not inform how these vehicles were R1T and R1S units, the only two products Rivian has presented so far.

 
Rivian Rolls Out First OTA Update to Customers, Looks Like the Kids Were Forgotten
Rivian Rolls Out First OTA Update to Customers, Looks Like the Kids Were Forgotten

7 Jan 2022, 09:34 UTC / Rivian pushed what seems to be their first commercial OTA update to R1 customers and things are going smooth apart from the rear display

 
Rivian's 400-Mile Models Won't Be With Us Soon, You Might Want To Change Your Order
Rivian's 400-Mile Models Won't Be With Us Soon, You Might Want To Change Your Order

30 Dec 2021, 09:06 UTC / In a letter sent to customers, Rivian's CEO RJ Scaringe said Max Pack battery options for R1T and R1S will be delayed well into 2023

 
Rivian Spills the Beans About the First Two Delivered R1S, No Money Changed Hands
Rivian Spills the Beans About the First Two Delivered R1S, No Money Changed Hands

21 Dec 2021, 18:04 UTC / Rivian revealed who got the first two R1S SUVs that made the news the other week and it turns out it is even harder now to call them "deliveries"

 
Rivian Confirms First R1S Customers Got Their Toys To Play With for Christmas
Rivian Confirms First R1S Customers Got Their Toys To Play With for Christmas

17 Dec 2021, 14:56 UTC / In its first public earnings report, Rivian confirmed deliveries of R1S SUV are already underway. Don't expect volume production just yet, though