The Ford F-150 Lightning's first area Outperforms the Rivian R1T: 

 According to some reviewers, the Rivian is the better option overall.

But Ford outperforms its competitor in a crucial area. What's it, and why doesn't the Rivian measure 

To calculate rankings for each car the site evaluates, U.S. News gathers

information from third-party sources in addition to data from reliable automobile reviews. 

 Here, we contrast the electric pickups, the R1T and the F-150 Lightning. 

According to U.S. News, these vehicles are ranked No. 1 (R1T) and No. 2 in the EV pickup category.

When comparing the individual scores of each truck, the R1T outperformed the Lightning.

This vehicle scored 9.5 out of 10 for performance, 7.7 for the interior, and a flawless 10 for safety; 

Just an 8.8 for performance and an 8.4 for interior space were given to the Lightning variant. 

 For the Ford model, safety and dependability ratings are not yet available. 

According to the newspaper, both variants have a 9.6 critics' rating, which indicates how