Electric vehicles are here to stay. But how good are electric trucks towing in the private sector?
Rivian publishes this progress report today. The video you see below is a summary of the hot weather towing the company performed. Rivian hitched a large car hauler trailer behind an R1T prototype truck and went up and down several challenging mountain roads: Davis Dam Grade, Mt. Charleston, and others.
TFLtruck does not have a way to verify the information reported in this story. TFLtruck did not observe or participate in these tests.
The Davis Dam Grade is a very important real-world test because it part of the SAE J2807 towing standard test that all other pickup truck manufacturers follow and…