Tag: electric pickup truck

Industry Focus Areas, Motorized Vehicle

Rivian R1T Max with 400-mile Battery Gets Delayed to 2023; Prioritizes Standard Line for 2022

December 28, 2021

Via: Tech Times

Rivian is delaying its R1T Max, with 400 miles of range on its battery to 2023, and it is because the company will prioritize the production of its regular line of electric pickup trucks. People with preorders to the long-range […]

Design & Planning, Industry Focus Areas, Motorized Vehicle, Process

Engineering Solutions by Design News Talks F-150 Lightning Keeping its Cool

June 8, 2021

Via: Design News

Ford has vast experience with designing hard-working pickup trucks. But designing a pickup truck to do that work using purely electric power stored in its battery pack and driving through electric motors presented new challenges for the team working on […]

Industry Focus Areas, Motorized Vehicle

Tesla unveils first-ever electric pickup truck

November 22, 2019

Via: Reuters

(Reuters) – Tesla Inc (TSLA.O) unveiled on Thursday its first-ever pickup truck, a long-awaited expansion to its product line-up that poses a direct challenge to Detroit automakers. At a launch event in Los Angeles, Tesla Chief Executive Elon Musk unveiled […]

Industry Focus Areas, Motorized Vehicle

Tesla rival Rivian says Ford Motor invests $500 million in firm

April 24, 2019

Via: Reuters

(Reuters) – U.S. electric pickup truck startup Rivian Automotive LLC said on Wednesday that Ford Motor Co invested $500 million in the company, which is seen as one of the major rivals to Tesla Inc. Investors led by Inc […]