MT article comparing R1S vs. HumS vs. TesX

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A fair amount of outdated info on the R1S in that article. Some of the obvious to those of uss on this forum:

  • Max Pack (or Mega-Pack in their terminology) with 400+ miles not going to be offered
  • HP and torque numbers
  • Vehicle width (but Rivian just corrected their own site today)
 

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A fair amount of outdated info on the R1S in that article. Some of the obvious to those of uss on this forum:

  • Max Pack (or Mega-Pack in their terminology) with 400+ miles not going to be offered
  • HP and torque numbers
  • Vehicle width (but Rivian just corrected their own site today)
Yeah, sadly people don't do their homework before writting an article.
 
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yeah, it's a lame-effort article. but I know some want to feed on any carcass of news :computerrage:
 

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  • Max Pack (or Mega-Pack in their terminology) with 400+ miles not going to be offered
Did I miss something? Max Pack won't be offered right away with LE - but will be an option in the future (2022?). Is that correct?
 

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Did I miss something? Max Pack won't be offered right away with LE - but will be an option in the future (2022?). Is that correct?
A longer range pack, but specifically doesn't call it the Max Pack.
 

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Did I miss something? Max Pack won't be offered right away with LE - but will be an option in the future (2022?). Is that correct?
Not on the R1S.
They are working on a larger pack with more range, but it won't be the "Max Pack" (formerly 180 kWh) nor will it achieve 400+ miles of range.
 

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Did I miss something? Max Pack won't be offered right away with LE - but will be an option in the future (2022?). Is that correct?
www.rivian.com/r1s, where it talks about range under the capability tab...

...We are launching with our seven seat, 300+ mile range R1S. After launch, we’ll announce the timing of our 250+ mile and longer range R1S, also with seven seats.³"
 

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How can anyone compare a Model X to either of these 2 "real" SUVs. Who would take a Model X rock crawling? It would fall apart.
 

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yeah, it's a lame-effort article. but I know some want to feed on any carcass of news :computerrage:
100% most of the Hummer dimensions they quoted are from the Truck and not the SUV.
 
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They are counting the exterior spare tire in the overall length of the hummer but call the Rivian much smaller next to the hummer... I bet the spare is the difference in length and the rivian might actually be longer.
 
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They are counting the exterior spare tire in the overall length of the hummer but call the Rivian much smaller next to the hummer... I bet the spare is the difference in length and the rivian might actually be longer.

True... found this in Hummer EV Pickup Vs Hummer SUV article - https://www.motortrend.com/news/202...2022-hummer-pickup-off-road-specs-comparison/


" The biggest differences between the two new electric Hummers are their lengths; the Hummer EV SUV measures in at 196.8 inches in overall length, a full 20.0(!) inches shorter than the 216.8-inch-long 2022 Hummer EV Pickup. Wheelbase differs, too. The Hummer EV Pickup stretches 135.6 inches between its axles whereas the SUV has a 126.7-inch wheelbase. "
 

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These are the numbers I find for the R1S and Hummer EV Mirrors are the ones I can't find comparable numbers. R1S is mirrors folded, Hummer just says with mirrors I assume extended

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These are the numbers I find for the R1S and Hummer EV Mirrors are the ones I can't find comparable numbers. R1S is mirrors folded, Hummer just says with mirrors I assume extended

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Hummer width without mirrors is 86.7 inches.
 

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