While Rivian is also building a car brand based on battery electric technology such as Tesla, they are focusing on supplying platforms for other companies thus saving them lots of time and R&D money.
The video gives a short idea of how to start an auto company. Rivian is young company building EV platforms that can be used for various purposes and brands. Rivian will be also using it to build the Amazon prime EV delivery truck.
This is not an actual episode of The 2pt5 podcast. I included this video into the new series of “Innovators out there” as innovator Robert “RJ” Scaringe and people from his team are talking about starting their company. And I think there is something to learn from this official Rivian video.