• Rivian is planning to build a second EV factory in the US

    8 days ago - By Engadget

    Electric vehicle manufacturer Rivian is planning to build a second factory. The company may make battery cells as well as EVs at the plant, should it come to fruition. Rivian might make an announcement within the next couple of months and Reuters reports construction could start next year. Rivian spokesperson Amy Mast confirmed to the organization that the company is "exploring locations for a second US manufacturing facility." Mast noted it's early in the process and didn't share additional details. The company's first factory is in Normal, Illinois. Rivian employs around 7,000 people and...
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  • Rivian will build second US production plant for EVs, batteries - Roadshow

    8 days ago - By CNET

    The electric car startup with big backing from Amazon is on the hunt for a new location.
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  • Rivian is planning a second US factory

    9 days ago - By TechCrunch

    Rivian, the Amazon-backed electric automaker that aims to be the first to bring an EV pickup truck to market, plans to open a second U.S. manufacturing factory, sources told TechCrunch, confirming an earlier report from Reuters .
    Rivian wouldn't elaborate on when it planned to build the factory, but did confirm it was in the process of identifying a site for a second plant. Reuters reported that the factory, dubbed Project Tera, would also include battery cell production, a detail that would drive up the cost and size of the factory.
    “While it's early in an evolving process, Rivian is...
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