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    Rivian Raises $2.5 Billion in Funds After Huge Round of Investment

    Ah Rivian, the prodigal electric truck company that has so much pressure on its shoulders. Well, now a lot of that pressure has been taken off, with a giant windfall of financial support from a private round of fundraising. The company has announced a $2.5 billion chunk of money has been handed over towards bringing […] More

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    Rivian Takes Their R1T Off-Roading in Exciting New Video

    Rivian has been at it again, releasing a video of the company’s engineers taking their upcoming R1T electric pickup into the desert for some dirty fun. The shoot showcases the impressive off-road capabilities of the R1T. The truck will be able to flex it’s chops, once it get’s to the outdoorsy destinations unlocked by its […] More

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    Rivian Reopens Its Manufacturing Plant And Confirms Pickup Delay

    In a mix of good and bad news, Rivian has announced that they reopened their manufacturing plant in Normal, Illinois. The former Mitsubishi factory has been in the process of retooling towards the 2021 release of Rivian’s R1 line of electric trucks. Unfortunately, those trucks are now confirmed to have been delayed by at least […] More

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    Ford Axes Lincoln EV Co-Development With Rivian

      After investing $500 Million dollars in EV-startup Rivian, Ford has decided to cancel its plans to launch a Lincoln SUV powered by their electric powertrain. Lincoln announced the shelving of plans Tuesday, while qualifying that they and Ford still intend to develop electric vehicles in the future, just not this particular model. The decision […] More