Wait times may be lengthy as Rivian R1S SUV emerges as a Tesla alternative.

Despite the fact that Rivian is making progress towards becoming a car manufacturer,

 resulting in extended wait periods for some as demand for its SUV increases.

The American EV manufacturer didn't start making electric cars at its site in Normal, Illinois, until 2021.

Therefore, despite a lot of positives, such as an increase in Q2 production levels, persistent consumer interest in the brand,

Initially, it shows the Cybertruck charging at Gigafactory Texas' solar-panel canopied Supercharging station.