The United Kingdom encouraged Rivian to set up its new factory in that country.
A few weeks ago, we already learned that Rivian intends to build its second factory after a $2.5 billion investment.
Now newly leaked reports indicate that the United Kingdom is betting very hard for Rivian to choose the country that will have its first factory outside the United States.
To promote this decision, The UK government has laid out some succulent stimulus packages at the top of the week And support, nevertheless, these European countries are still in the party and the decision is not closed at the moment.
These European countries that will initially play with the United Kingdom are Germany and Netherlands, again the option of Spain was abandoned or not even considered.
The arrival of Rivian in Europe with one factory would mean the expansion of the brand to one of the continents where the demand for electric vehicles is going to be great in the coming years.
Rivian tends to have many open fronts, it reminds us of Tesla’s part a few years back, but it knows that time is money and whatever can speed its expansion will find ground.
Next month, the month of September will be a very important month for the company, as after initial delay in its delivery Pickup Rivian R1T In the United States, this month will finally be the month that deliveries begin and we may be seeing this great electric pickup for the first time.
Rivian has always raised great expectations for its commitment to finding a one-of-a-kind electric vehicle designed for adventure, a reason why from the very beginning the big companies looked to invest in the company, as did Amazon and Amazon. In Ford’s case, a few main investors support the project.
What’s more, Amazon ordered 100,000 vans from Rivian to be used in the delivery of packages, the first units of which have already been delivered and commissioned.
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