Automotive startups always need to be viewed with a little caution, but as Jonny Smith discovers, Rivian have presented a very convincing launch. A large SUV and pick up truck at the LA motor show. Most impressive.
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Comments

    • Lekcom
      Lekcom

      love it

      about 12 hours ago
    • James Barrow
      James Barrow

      Well the presenter misspoke when he said they are the only company which builds truck type EV's in North America. VIA Motors in Utah is actually the first manufacturer of full-sized fully electric and hybrid American pickup trucks and vans from the Big 3 automakers used mostly in the commercial market ie; package delivery, utility services, mining, and emergency vehicles. Still it's nice to have another entrant into the full-sized SUV/pickup truck fully electric vehicle market and these Rivian vehicles are really nice. Maybe I can afford a used one in twenty years from now as $70k is out of my grasp. Since I won't be alive in twenty years from now, guess its just a dream.

      about 17 hours ago
    • Jared Sherr
      Jared Sherr

      $70,000 to start... ooof.

      about 19 hours ago
    • Mr. RASH
      Mr. RASH

      Well, I didn't want an EV truck but shut up and take my money.

      about 20 hours ago
    • Core Blackburn
      Core Blackburn

      Wow!!!! I can’t wait to be there, in the future i mean, with all this electric transportation, neuralink, 5G (or else), solar power. Rivian cars are wise choice in the near future.

      about 23 hours ago
    • Choa William
      Choa William

      more room for 8 people

      about 1 day ago
    • Choa William
      Choa William

      this car is good for camping

      about 1 day ago
    • Pramienjager
      Pramienjager

      Texas boy through and through but I've never been a truck guy either. I never understood why these guys buy huge pick ups just to park them in the lot at their office. And they are always the slowest and most in the way on any road you get on. Now that doesn't have to be the case. You don't have to be a gas guzzling, smoke blowing, POS who sits in the fast lane in the way of every car on the highway. Now you can have a truck and not be an idiot. You can have a truck that is useful in many way. I love this idea, I loved the concept years ago when I first heard of it, and while I realize this isn't the kind of truck you take to the construction site to haul bricks, it is nice to finally see something new and different that I can look forward to.

      about 2 days ago
    • Nibir
      Nibir

      Rivian: Truck Across the Earth Plane.

      about 2 days ago
    • Mr.Shaez Qasim
      Mr.Shaez Qasim

      He stole the show from you btw 😁 great presentation 👍

      about 2 days ago
    • Sports EA
      Sports EA

      all wait Rivan

      about 3 days ago
    • Joy  Joseph Iyana
      Joy Joseph Iyana

      Wow, a dream car that is coming true. Amazing...

      about 3 days ago
    • M V
      M V

      Range? Did I miss it?

      about 3 days ago
    • Del Schier
      Del Schier

      I would never go off road with a megabuck battery pack ready to be smashed on the bottom. I know someone that had a Tesla 3 for a few months, went into a ditch avoiding a deer and with no visible damage to the exterior had his Tesla totaled.

      about 4 days ago
    • Shaun Gordon
      Shaun Gordon

      SHUT UP AND TAKE MY MONEY!

      about 5 days ago
    • Lucas Boytim
      Lucas Boytim

      most under rated car brand as of now

      about 5 days ago
    • silverback17 S
      silverback17 S

      Andddd I'll still take a Tesla

      about 6 days ago
    • Benjamin Neal
      Benjamin Neal

      pretty soon, if it hasn’t already happened, electric cars will be able to go hundreds of miles more on a charge than the most efficient gas tanks. That’s when companies either adapt or get fucked

      about 6 days ago
    • Steffano Ducati
      Steffano Ducati

      These things wouldnt do well here on Canadas west coast . 400M is nothing and workng thru our mountain fsrs long steep inclines those batteries would be drained FAST

      about 6 days ago
    • SuperAman12345678
      SuperAman12345678 In reply to Steffano Ducati

      100% agree. In our rocky mountians this would be trash

      about 6 days ago
    • Ron Skender
      Ron Skender

      F

      about 7 days ago
    • Watchdog1953
      Watchdog1953

      I want one, RHD, into New Zealand soonest please.

      about 7 days ago
    • Robb Marrero
      Robb Marrero

      Ford, "the best selling truck" BUT, not the best truck. This here is going to kill Ford.

      about 7 days ago
    • PQTH
      PQTH In reply to Robb Marrero

      Robb Marrero haha no, no it’s not

      about 7 days ago
    • John
      John

      Over 800 thumbs down? This this rocks and they don't seem to be like that China outsourcing shithead Musk. Musk shut down a supplier outside of St Louis now gets parts from China. Go after him Mister Trump

      about 7 days ago
    • Ken Chow
      Ken Chow

      what an ugly-looking truck

      about 7 days ago
    • Kevin Jenkins
      Kevin Jenkins

      Now that is an electric vehicle that's worth having. Didn't see a single thing I disliked. If I had the money I would have one for sure!

      about 8 days ago
    • ananda priyadarshan
      ananda priyadarshan

      This is taking the existing design and improving it in practical ways!

      about 8 days ago
    • Eric Duquesne
      Eric Duquesne

      Brilliant US made engineering! 👏

      about 8 days ago
    • Geofrey K
      Geofrey K

      I love the pickup!!

      about 8 days ago
    • Carlos Flores
      Carlos Flores

      70k is not bad at all. Thinking a Rubicon or Land Rover is over 50K. I WANT A RIVI now!

      about 8 days ago
    • Carlos Flores
      Carlos Flores

      I hope Jeep takes note! This could kill their market.

      about 8 days ago
    • Rick & Zack Explore Offroad
      Rick & Zack Explore Offroad In reply to Carlos Flores

      Most off roaders require a capable off road vehicle with a range better than a few hundred miles.

      about 7 days ago