Amazon Rivian To Integrate Amazon Alexa Into Electric Vehicles By Ryan Denham • Jan 6, 2020 Rivian Rivian announced Monday that its owners will be able to use Alexa voice commands to control key vehicle features—the latest collaboration between the electric automaker and Amazon. Rivian Lands Another $1.3 Billion In New Investment Round By Ryan Denham • Dec 23, 2019 Megan McGowan / WGLT Rivian on Monday announced its fourth major investment of 2019—this time $1.3 billion led by funds and accounts advised by T. Rowe Price. After Rivian Investment, Cox Wants To Learn How To Value Used Batteries By Ryan Denham • Dec 2, 2019 Twitter / @Rivian An auto services company hopes its $350 million investment in Rivian will help it better understand the value of used batteries after they’re pulled out of electric vehicles. B-N Community Cheers Amazon's Big Rivian Order By Charlie Schlenker & Eric Stock • Sep 19, 2019 Eric Stock / WGLT The Bloomington-Normal community was charged up Thursday after Amazon announced its 100,000-van purchase from Rivian—the largest order ever for electric delivery vehicles. Amazon To Buy 100,000 Electric Vans From Rivian By Ryan Denham • Sep 19, 2019 Business Wire The retail giant Amazon announced Thursday it plans to buy 100,000 electric delivery vehicles from Rivian as part of a larger effort to reduce its carbon footprint. Big If True: Why Would GM, Amazon Invest In Rivian? By Ryan Denham • Feb 14, 2019 Ryan Denham / WGLT This week’s Reuters report that GM and Amazon are considering investments in the electric startup Rivian raises all sorts of questions. Why? How much? And what does this mean for Bloomington-Normal? Chicago Makes Amazon's Finalist List For Second Headquarters By AP • Jan 18, 2018 Richard Drew / AP Chicago has made the list of the top 20 cities Amazon is considering for its massive second headquarters. Chicago Officially Submits Bid For Amazon's 2nd Headquarters By AP • Oct 17, 2017 Richard Drew / AP The city of Chicago has officially submitted its bid to be home to Amazon's second headquarters.