Rivian’s SUV manufacturing is outpacing pickup truck quantity

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McDonough mentioned the SUV accounts for approximately 70 p.c of Rivian’s pre-orders and that the higher output stems, partially, from its paintings round to the semiconductor lack. The corporate has been ready to vacay that offer chain bottleneck via creating a two-motor powertrain in-house referred to as Enduro, she mentioned, which is supplementing a four-motor design made via Robert Bosch GMBH that has confronted lingering backlogs.  

“The Enduro ramp continues to be slightly ahead of plan,” the CFO mentioned, including that Rivian has simply begun output of two-motor SUVs in contemporary weeks. 

The R1S is one in all a handful of three-row battery-powered SUVs recently in the marketplace within the U.S., together with Tesla Inc.’s Type X and Type Y. However legacy automaking giants Ford Motor Co., Basic Motors Co. and Toyota Motor Corp. all have introduced plans to go into the branch. 

Stocks of Rivian had been up about 4.3 p.c in early buying and selling in Pristine York on Friday at $15.89. The hold is unwell about 17 p.c this time. 

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