Rivian Automotive Inc.Amazon Inc., Ford Motor Co., media outlets reported Wednesday. and others, the EV manufacturer has begun notifying delivery delays to customers who have booked the R1S SUV.
shares in Rivian It closed at $114.85 on Wednesday, down 4.2 percent.
The company previously sold R1S as Normal, Ill. He said that he would start production at his factory in December and that the first deliveries are expected in January.
According to InsideEVs and media outlets, Rivian began sending out emails to customers to let them know that the delivery window has been changed between May and July at the earliest. electric.
Reuters was unable to independently verify the information, and Rivian was not immediately available for comment.
beginning, a Successful IPO of $100 billion, has announced plans for a second US factory and eventually plans to open factories in Europe and China as well. It did not provide a location or time frame for the second US facility.
Delays are mounting for the automaker as it begins full production at its Illinois plant.