Five years ago, Rivian introduced the R1S and R1T, two high-end, all-terrain electric adventure cars.

Not only did the two American-made EVs deliver on their

performance promise when they hit the road in 2021 and 2022, respectively,

but Rivian's premium models were devoid of native video in-car entertainment.

a homemade solution involving a USB memory stick. Meanwhile, owners of

Tesla EVs were able to enjoy games and YouTube videos while their cars were charging. But not any more.