Rivian will start under expected $69,000 price – Cybertruck effect in action?

The upcoming Rivian R1T pickup and R1S SUV will be cheaper than previously expected.  The R1T was originally announced with a $69,000 base price (and the R1S SUV at $72k).

Rivian now says that $69k will be the price for a “well-equipped vehicle” and that base model pricing will actually be lower than that.

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Listen to Trump’s dinner guests talk complete nonsense about Tesla and EVs

An 83 minute-long video of a dinner attended by Donald Trump in April 2018 was released today by Lev Parnas.

The video touches on many subjects, many of which been covered elsewhere.  But here on Electrek, we are particularly interested in the part starting around minute 57, where there is approximately 15 minutes worth of discussion about electric vehicles, alternative fuels, shipping, and autonomous driving.

And almost all of it is nonsense.

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