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I saw these in LA and they look really darn close to production ready.  Both of them are "tweeners" in exterior size.  They don't feel as big as an F-150, but not as small as a Ranger either.  The SUV looks about Explorer sized.   Their third vehicle should be a smaller crossover about the size of the old Equinox.

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On 11/27/2018 at 6:12 PM, balthazar said:

these last 15 years.

Give them another 15....

55 minutes ago, Drew Dowdell said:

I saw these in LA and they look really darn close to production ready.  Both of them are "tweeners" in exterior size.  They don't feel as big as an F-150, but not as small as a Ranger either.  The SUV looks about Explorer sized.   Their third vehicle should be a smaller crossover about the size of the old Equinox.

That should fit in well with consumers.

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I didn't realize Rivian's designer was formerly FCA/designed the Grand Cherokee.

 

 

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Seems the growing excitement has some folks that have awesome photo shop skills are offering what the R1S would look like in Off-Road extreme form.

Rivian_Off-Road.jpg

Rivian_Park-Ranger.jpg

Found this with credit to the orignal designer Mo Aoun on the Teslarati site.

https://www.teslarati.com/rivian-r1s-suv-off-road-images/

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21 minutes ago, Drew Dowdell said:

Not sure what the front differential on those is for... but A for imagination. 

Yup, I figure the person does not understand the EV power train and is building for a look or maybe a cover that looks like a Diff but just covers the motor? 🤷‍♂️

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Hello, 

Has anyone spotted where the front cupholders are in the R1T?!?

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The idea that one Rivian can charge another Rivian out in the wild is, of course- interesting, but imagine how many decades it might take for 2 to find each other in the same place.

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10 hours ago, balthazar said:

The idea that one Rivian can charge another Rivian out in the wild is, of course- interesting, but imagine how many decades it might take for 2 to find each other in the same place.

Not if Rivian has a "Find a Friend" app on their Rivian app store. These are supposed to be "lifestyle" vehicles, non?  

Image result for find a friend app

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On 6/10/2019 at 4:48 PM, Guest BulbaBulba said:

Hello, 

Has anyone spotted where the front cupholders are in the R1T?!?

As per the video, you can see the cup holders are on the front of the center storage section between the seats.

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