Does The Rivian R1T Have A “Rapidgate” Issue?

Credit to Author: Jennifer Sensiba| Date: Mon, 30 Jan 2023 17:05:58 +0000

RivianIf you’ve followed my articles, you might remember the problems I’ve had with the 2018 Nissan LEAF I used to own. Living in Phoenix at the time I bought it, the vehicle would overheat just driving down the freeway in the summer temperatures there. Even in cooler temperatures in the fall and winter, the battery […]

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Elon Musk’s DC Visit Stirs EV Charging Standardization Pot, Again

Credit to Author: Tina Casey| Date: Mon, 30 Jan 2023 03:27:16 +0000

ev charging stations electrify americaWith EV charging standardization still up in the air, Tesla CEO Elon Musk goes to Washington.

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8 Reasons You Don’t Want to Miss this EV Raffle — Your Best Chance to Win a Rivian or Tesla

Credit to Author: Guest Contributor| Date: Wed, 25 Jan 2023 18:33:24 +0000

Why buy an electric vehicle, when you could win one? Climate XChange’s seventh Annual EV Raffle gives you the opportunity to fully customize a Rivian or Tesla, and there’s only one month left to enter. Here are eight reasons why Climate XChange’s EV Raffle is the best choice — for you and for the planet: […]

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Sandy Munro On Which Automakers Are Getting It Right Besides Tesla

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Wed, 28 Dec 2022 21:30:56 +0000

In another piece highlighting some comments Sandy Munro made in an extended Q&A session at TeslaCon Florida, this one includes a few videos about the EV transition, big legacy automakers he believes in and ones he doesn’t, and even short commentary on the large potential customer Sandy decided to turn down. In the first video […]

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Florida HOA Wants A Man To Hide His Rivian R1T

Credit to Author: Jennifer Sensiba| Date: Mon, 19 Dec 2022 00:42:32 +0000

Local 10 News in Miami and Fort Lauderdale, Florida, recently ran a story about a proud owner of a new Rivian R1T electric truck. Everything seemed to be going fine with the truck, and neighbors regularly stopped by to tell him how much they liked it. However, HOA managers, being the Super Karens they often […]

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Tesla Model 3 Performance vs. Rivian R1T — Odd But Fun Drag Race

Credit to Author: Iqtidar Ali| Date: Sun, 04 Dec 2022 00:30:33 +0000

We know that this is an odd combination — putting a luxury compact sedan against a pickup truck in a drag racing challenge. But nevertheless, it is interesting too — two quiet electric vehicles competing on a dragstrip against each other, and we get to explore Rivian’s potential. YouTuber Branden Flasch bought a Rivian R1T […]

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From Hyundai Kona EV to Tesla Model Y Standard Range

Credit to Author: David Waterworth| Date: Mon, 28 Nov 2022 06:44:10 +0000

Phil bought an electric Hyundai Kona three and half years ago, and we have met on and off at various car events and coffee mornings since then. He recently traded up to a Tesla Model Y Standard Range and has modified it for his wife Gwen’s disability. I spent the morning with him today. We […]

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Should Rivian Open Up Its Adventure Network To The Public?

Credit to Author: Jennifer Sensiba| Date: Thu, 24 Nov 2022 22:05:01 +0000

Rivian Adventure NetworkA couple days ago, I came across an interesting tweet by Rivian Updates. The company asked its fans whether they think Rivian should make its Rivian Adventure Network accessible to all EV drivers. At present, it’s only open to Rivian vehicles, but the stations tend to sit empty a lot. What should Rivian do? #rivian […]

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