From Automotive News:
Rivian is in a good position for direct sales in the company’s home state of Michigan. Rivian expects to already be able to sell directly in Arizona and is seeking dealer licenses in Illinois, Massachusetts, California and Florida to do the same. The company is pushing for...
Official Press Release From Ford, Published Today:
LINCOLN, RIVIAN PARTNER TO DELIVER LINCOLN’S FIRST ALL-ELECTRIC VEHICLE
JAN 29, 2020 | DEARBORN, MICH.
Lincoln and Rivian will work together to develop an all-new fully electric vehicle, based on Rivian’s skateboard platform
Also added this to first post by @EyeOnRivian
Also as reported by CNET:
There are two major ways Rivian's Alexa integration will work. First, it'll do all the usual stuff you expect, say, an Echo Dot to do: It can play music, make calls and send directions to connected devices like light...
The Rivian pickup’s real edge over Tesla’s Cybertruck isn’t its battery
The electric vehicle startup’s platform approach helped it raise nearly $3 billion this year.
1.3B is no joke! Shows some serious commitment and trust in Rivian's products and business model by these companies.
Here's an article from Automotive News on the this new investment round:
Rivian's 'Guardian Mode' will safely move passengers without any driver present
December 19, 2019
A new patent submitted by electric car marker Rivian aims to create a safe traveling experience without anyone actually operating the vehicle. This would allow the vehicle to...
Lincoln electric SUV to use Ford-backed startup's 'skateboard' chassis
November 26, 2019
DETROIT (Reuters) - A battery-powered Lincoln SUV, due in mid-2022, will be the first Ford Motor Co (F.N) vehicle built on a custom electrified chassis that resembles a skateboard, which was...
Rivian's Christmas gift to its followers and future owners is this video of the R1T using the Tank Turn feature! The caption officially confirms that it will be available for both the R1T and R1S.
Caption: Tank Turn. Available on the R1T and R1S :)
Is a Tank Turn feature...
Back in March, a design prototype that clearly was not the R1T or R1S was spied inside Rivian's workshop. It was speculated to possibly be the model which will come after the R1T and R1S. At last year's LA Auto Show, British mag Autocar wrote: “Rivian founder and CEO RJ Scaringe said that the...