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In addition, initiated by the United States presented two electric vehicles, which are scheduled to enter production by 2020. Interestingly, not a novice Rivian electric car, but a company that has been around for nine & # 39; years. Already in 2009, Rivian was graduated from MIT R. J. Scaringe – f & # 39; the time nor the Tesla Model S was marketed.
Since then, secretly Rivian tkebbu b & # 39; two vehicles and has grown to a company with & # 39; & # robust of 39; 500 million b & # 39; more than 600 employees. Investments in the majority originating from Saudi Arabia and Japan. The goal of the company is to bring the electric drive in the world of adventure vehicle.
The pickup comes in three different versions, all of which are worn to 200 kilometers per hour. Each wheel pick-up is driven by its own electric motor. Configurations are planned & # 39; 105, 135 and 180 kWh, top model which has a & # 39; up to 640 kilometers. It is charged with & # 39; up to 160 kW & # 39; energy, with fast load to provide 80 percent of battery capacity in & # 39; 50 minutes only.
The electric pickup Rivian R1T from all sides:
For the body, depending on Rivian double cabin and four & # 39; doors for typical truck format & # 39; USA. So one can & # 39; tidy experiencing adventures with vehicle long & # 39; 5.50 meters, has a depth of & # 39; standing a meter and gradità & # 39; 45 degrees. According Rivian, you & # 39; & # 39 towing loads; trailer & # 39; not more than five tons with pick-up and loading & # 39; maximum & # 39; 800 kilograms. Most version b & # 39; her health shall be the middle, to the equivalent of & # 39; approximately 750 hp (562 kW). This will give you a zero to hundred kilometers per hour in three seconds.
On the same platform of the pick-up Rivian also build SUV R1S. The so-called platform & # 39; skateboard was developed from scratch especially for electric cars and later will serve as a basis for model & # 39; crossover. Rivian even be cross-platform & # 39; other manufacturers if necessary.
Both vehicles are built in & # 39; Mitsubishi factory & # 39; before in the United States. Until the first model & # 39; production but the tape is running, you must be patient. According Rivian, the pick-up car presented is ready & # 39; 92 percent of the production model. At the latest by 2020, be produced – but not more than 50,000 units a year. In comparison, Tesla meanwhile produce more than 80,000 car every three months.
In the US, the car can now be ordered in advance for a deposit & # 39; $ 1,000. Priced, two models ranging from $ 69,000 to $ 100,000, depending on the model. If Rivian bring its vehicles to Europe, the start has not yet announced.
With pick up their Rivian challenging pioneer Tesla. Elon Musk confirmed many times that the work is carried out on a pick-up in Teslav Cork and looks very futuristic. However, according to Musk, the Model Y 3 and Truck Tesla are even more important at the moment. (PLS)
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