Rivian’s newest over-the-air (OTA) replace, model 2023.38.0, rolls out towing enhancements and revamps the Drive Modes app.
“Our car software program retains getting higher because of the direct suggestions we obtain, and this replace was largely knowledgeable by our homeowners. We’re excited to see what these new options unlock for our group,” acknowledged Rivian.
Rivian’s final software program replace, model 2023.34.0, was launched final month. It rolled out new pace choices, vary enhancements, and extra.
New Trailer Profiles
Rivian’s 2023.38.0 OTA replace claims to take all of the guesswork out of towing because of new trailer profiles. The brand new function mechanically senses the burden of a trailer and predicts the car’s vary wants. Rivian’s new Trailer Profiles function allows drivers to observe their cargo by means of a devoted truck mattress view by means of the rear-facing mattress view digital camera within the R1T pickup truck. Drivers can also activate Snow, snow Sand, All-Terrain, and Rock Crawl modes whereas towing for Quad-Motor R1 automobiles.
Redesigned Drive Modes App
Rivian additionally redesigned its Drive Modes app with improved accessibility. The corporate relocated the Drive Mode settings to the left aspect of the display screen, nearer to the steering wheel, for simpler entry. It launched flicking gestures so drivers might simply choose their drive modes or swap between them.
The brand new Drives Modes app supplies drivers direct entry to Rivian’s ‘Trailers’ tab to see as much as three distinctive trailer profiles. As soon as a trailer is attached to a Rivian car, it senses the burden and aerodynamics of the tow. Then, the Rivian automobiles will estimate the vary of the automobiles primarily based on the data gathered from the tow.
The Drive Modes app additionally has a brand new Gauge View, providing dynamic, real-time details about an R1 car’s battery, motor temperature, torque, steering angle, tire strain, and extra.
Beneath are the discharge notes for Rivian replace 2023.38.0
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