Just two days after the introduction of the electric turntable R1T, the American start offered the second model of Rivian Automotive – the electric crossover of the Rivian R1S. The model is made on the same platform as the pickup, so that the basic performance characteristics of both models are the same.
In particular, the four-wheel drive Rivian R1S with four electric motors and a power reserve of 105 kWh and a power reserve of 370 km / h, a power reserve of 135 kWh and a power reserve of 480 km / h and 180 kWh. The same three modifications with a power reserve of 640 km / h.
The power version with a minimum battery capacity of 300 kW (560 Nm) is gaining the first 100 mph in 4.9 seconds. The average version received 562 kW (750 hp) power, 1120 Nm torque and acceleration time to first "face" in 3.0 seconds. The maximum version received 522 kW of power (1120 Nm) and an acceleration time of 3.2 seconds.
Unlike the five-seater, the Rivian R1S has three rows of seats and seven seats, while the second and third row seats can be folded into a closed cargo compartment for large loads. R1S crossover length 5040 mm (wheelbase 3075 mm), width – 1710 mm, height – 1820 mm, curb weight 2650 kg, full – 3470 kg. For comparison, the pickup length of the R1T is 5475 mm (wheelbase – 3450 mm), width – 1710 mm and its height – 1815 mm at the same weight.
The Rivian R1S electric car has a sensor (high-precision GPS, cameras, radars, lidar and ultrasonic sensors) with enough sensors to operate the 3-level level, as well as a three-touch-screen 15.6-inch, 12.3-inch similar dashboard with a 6.8-inch.
Electric Rivian R1S will cost $ 72,500 for the minimum version and sales will start at the end of 2020 with the electric Rivian R1T. It is clear that the Tesla Model X electrocross will be the main competitor of the model in the US market.
Source: Electrek, Rivian