It hasn’t delivered any cars yet, but Rivian, often seen as a Tesla rival, has made an additional $ 2.5 million investment, which, combined with what it has already achieved, makes a total of $ 6 billion, the equivalent of more than € 5 billion. Even more enlightening, almost all of the investment ($ 5.35 billion) has taken place since 2019.
Among the investors in this startup are big names like Amazon, Ford, BlackRock and fund manager Soros.
Rivian, founded in 2009, is considered one of the startups with the most funds worldwide. The brand has already presented two adventure vehicles, the SUB R1S and the pickup R1T, which can already be booked in the United States, Canada and Mexico.