Now that I've had my R1 for a few days, I've had the chance to play with several features. One of the things that I had been curious about is all of the talk about why the front camera is so bad. The following pulls from some of the stuff picked up decades ago while working on a facial...
Has anyone tried removing the panels that expose the hard lift points?
Ahead of getting my T later this month, I started thinking of what it would take to add running boards for the vertically challenged in my family.
The 6 mounting points for these panels have a 10mm bolt head, was...
Pictures over on Reddit show that OC has black speaker grills in the A pillar and not the White ones shown in the configurator. Essentially, it looks like the one from the video that RJ posted and everyone was complaining about.
Per this post the speaker grills are actual a "gun...
Great post over on Rivian Stories that has a R1S overlay with other SUVs to give a relative size comparison.
2006 Acura MDX
2012 Audi Q7
2018 BMW X5
2018 BMW X7
1986 Chevy Suburban
1991 Chevy Tahoe...
There's a guy over on Reddit that claims to be an Oct 2021 pre order that managed to get his hands on a LE simply by asking his guide if there were other configs available that would get him a quicker delivery. Apparently he was matched to a LG LE and got LE pricing (free wheel upgrades).
Article on EV effeciency that basically sums up what we already knew, even the most inefficient EVs are better than their ICE equivalent. Author states the obvious that it is a step in the right direction (e.g. EV...
I haven't seen a dedicated thread on this and haven't read through all of the hundreds of posts since I went to bed, so hopefully it isn't a duplicate.
Lets assume the following:
100k orders prior to the price increase was announced (probably less than this, but this keeps the math easy)
I know it was a topic of debate here in other posts and I don't see that it is ever addressed directly, but at least in the version that I test drove today there was the ability to display energy usage history. It can be displayed on the driver screen by depressing the steering wheel Left...