Gearhead News

July 13, 2021
Rivian files patent application for "K-turn mode"

Rivian is looking to patent a “K-turn mode” for its R1T electric pickup truck and R1S electric SUV, according to an application spotted by a Rivian Owners Forum user. The application describes the use of motor torque to turn the vehicle. Forward torque would be applied to the front wheels while they are turned, while backward torque would… [#item_URL]