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How Far Can a Rivian R1T Electric Pickup Go Off-Road on a Charge?
How Far Can a Rivian R1T Electric Pickup Go Off-Road on a Charge?

31 May 2022, 10:44 UTC / A Rivian R1T owner was curious to see just how far can his truck go on a charge while off-roading, and it crunched the numbers in a scientific manner

 
Battery Pack Fire Reported at Rivian Plant, It's the Third in Recent Months
Battery Pack Fire Reported at Rivian Plant, It's the Third in Recent Months

31 May 2022, 08:01 UTC / Normal firefighters responded to a fire at the Rivian Automotive plant after a defective battery pack ignited inside the battery assembly area

 
Rivian R1T Sport Pickup Looks Plain and Ugly, a Weird Case of Lowered CGI Truck
Rivian R1T Sport Pickup Looks Plain and Ugly, a Weird Case of Lowered CGI Truck

30 May 2022, 06:33 UTC / Jim, the virtual artist better known as “jlord8” on social media, took a break from wonderful new ways of improving our feisty, street bonanza truck dreams

 
Consumer Reports Impressed by the Rivian R1T, Compares It to a Honda Ridgeline
Consumer Reports Impressed by the Rivian R1T, Compares It to a Honda Ridgeline

27 May 2022, 11:19 UTC / Consumer Reports has finally got the chance to test the Rivian R1T electric truck, and the experience has wowed CR testers, despite minor complaints

 
Rivian Is In a Legal Battle With Seat Supplier That Will Delay Amazon's Electric Vans
Rivian Is In a Legal Battle With Seat Supplier That Will Delay Amazon's Electric Vans

17 May 2022, 08:40 UTC / According to the Wall Street Journal, Rivian is suing the Commercial Vehicle Group alleging the supplier sharply raised seat prices.

 
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.

 
Rivian Buyers Will Not Be Able To Lock In a Price After Overhauling the Ordering Process
Rivian Buyers Will Not Be Able To Lock In a Price After Overhauling the Ordering Process

13 May 2022, 15:08 UTC / Rivian has decided to separate the ordering and the configuration steps which will prevent customers from locking in a price for their vehicles

 
Rivian R1T Dyno Run: 526 HP at the Wheels, Torque Management Ruins the Fun
Rivian R1T Dyno Run: 526 HP at the Wheels, Torque Management Ruins the Fun

13 May 2022, 14:09 UTC / Even with all the nannies turned off, the Rivian R1T can't put down the maximum horsepower and torque at the wheels on a dyno

 
Brand-New Rivian R1T Damaged During Transport
Brand-New Rivian R1T Damaged During Transport

13 May 2022, 09:02 UTC / Someone won't be getting their 2022 Rivian R1T on time given the damage sustained on the left rear caused by a two-vehicle collision

 
Rivian R1T Gets Its First Recall Over Safety Issue
Rivian R1T Gets Its First Recall Over Safety Issue

12 May 2022, 11:11 UTC / Rivian may be an inexperienced automaker, but the first recall of the R1T electric pickup isn't Rivian's fault. The blame falls exclusively on the supplier

 
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

 
Ram TRX Drag Races Rivian R1T, the ICE Age Is Over
Ram TRX Drag Races Rivian R1T, the ICE Age Is Over

5 May 2022, 19:14 UTC / The Rivian R1T is the new kid on the block, and it obviously can't allow the Ram TRX to retain its pickup truck supremacy. Time for a race!

 
Rivian Will Get $1.464 Billion in Incentives From Georgia to Build Its Second Plant
Rivian Will Get $1.464 Billion in Incentives From Georgia to Build Its Second Plant

3 May 2022, 22:04 UTC / It seems the local concerns about the factory will not stop politicians and local authorities from making sure Rivian feels at home.

 
Towing a 7,000-lb Trailer With a Rivian R1T More Than Halves the Range, It's Great News
Towing a 7,000-lb Trailer With a Rivian R1T More Than Halves the Range, It's Great News

30 Apr 2022, 01:02 UTC / You may be inclined to think that an EV pickup truck couldn’t be of much use when towing, but here’s why this result makes sense, and it is encouraging

 
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

 
Car Collector Manny Khoshbin Is Not a Truck Guy, Tries Out the 2022 Rivian R1T, Loves It
Car Collector Manny Khoshbin Is Not a Truck Guy, Tries Out the 2022 Rivian R1T, Loves It

28 Apr 2022, 13:22 UTC / Manny Khoshbin usually goes for sleek, modern, and unique vehicles, so getting to watch him behind the wheel of an electric pickup truck is quite a sight

 
Rivian R1T Gains 500-Amps Charging Capability With the Latest Software Update
Rivian R1T Gains 500-Amps Charging Capability With the Latest Software Update

27 Apr 2022, 09:41 UTC / The latest OTA update for the Rivian R1T has brought a slight bump in charging speed, with the peak charging current of 500 A up from 450 A

 
Rivian Is Developing a Smaller Car Platform For More Affordable EVs, the R2
Rivian Is Developing a Smaller Car Platform For More Affordable EVs, the R2

20 Apr 2022, 17:19 UTC / This is probably the architecture that will have the 800V system, LFP batteries, and bidirectional charging, with vehicles being called R2T, R2S, and so forth.

 
Fresh Footage From Rivian's Plant in Normal Shows Nobody's in Any Rush
Fresh Footage From Rivian's Plant in Normal Shows Nobody's in Any Rush

19 Apr 2022, 19:17 UTC / We get a chance to see inside Rivian’s manufacturing line again, but it shows something that’s not been entirely expected. Here’s what’s inside

 
2022 Rivian R1T Auction Craze Begins, Jump in Front of the Line
2022 Rivian R1T Auction Craze Begins, Jump in Front of the Line

19 Apr 2022, 15:52 UTC / Yet another Rivian R1T is being auctioned off by its owner, and an all-out bidding war has already begun, with plenty of time to spare for newcomers