Tagged: vehicles

Chase Announces Partnership With Automotive Fintech Company AutoFi

Chase announced on Thursday it has formed a partnership with AutoFi, a San Francisco-based fintech company that helps customers select and finance vehicles through their automotive dealers’ website and reduce the time it takes to complete the sale. The banking giant revealed it is the… Read More

Sustainable Transportation Company Arcimoto Partners With WR Hambrecht to File For IPO Under Reg A+

WR Hambrecht + Co recently announced Oregon-based sustainable transportation company Arcimoto has filed its Form 1-A Offering Circular to file for its IPO under Reg A+ rules. The company reports that the Arcimoto’s offering will set the stage for a potential future listing on the NASDAQ… Read More

StartEngine-Funding Alkane Truck Company Announces Exclusive Agreement With Brazilian Truck Manufacturer Agrale

Following the launch of its StartEngine crowdfunding campaign, South Carolina’s Alkane Truck Company announced its exclusive agreement with Brazilian truck manufacturer, Agrale. The company stated the agreement names it the sole representative for Agrale’s sales and service in North America. As previously reported, Alkane assembles heavy-duty trucks that… Read More

Canadian Trike Company Campagna Motors Launches Reg CF Offering on StartEngine

Campagna Motors, a Canada-based trike company, announced on Wednesday the launch of its Reg CF offering on crowdfunding portal, StartEngine. The company is currently seeking up to $1 million in funding as it prepares to expand across the U.S. Since 1988, Campagna Motors has continuously… Read More

Elio Motors Answers: Is an Electric Car in the StartEngine Alum’s Future?

Continuing to build excitement for its highly anticipated three-wheel vehicles and its growth, Elio Motors recently discussed the possibility of producing its own fleet of electric cars.  In a recent blog post, the Elio team stated the reason why the first version of their vehicles… Read More

Swedish Electric Car Company Uniti Seeks €500,000 on FundedByMe to Build Production-Ready Prototype

On Wednesday, Swedish electric car company Uniti launched an equity crowdfunding campaign on FundedByMe to raise €500,000 as it prepares to build its first production-ready prototype vehicle. The company is currently developing a lightweight electric city car that combines both holistic sustainability and a futuristic user experience…. Read More

RateSetter’s New Milestone: Surpasses £100M in Auto Loans

Earlier this week, RateSetter announced it has surpassed 100 million in car financing. and is considered the first peer-to-peer lending platform to lend the amount through motor partnerships. Sharing details about the new milestone, head of RateSetter Motor Finance, Nick Elkan, reportedly stated: “These are exciting… Read More

UK’s Classic Car & Motorcycle Company The Tingle Factory Seeks £240,000 on Crowd For Angels

Last month, new classic car and motorcycle business, The Tingle Factory, launched an equity crowdfunding campaign on Crowd For Angels to raise £240,000 to purchase stock. Once its website is launch, the company stated it would source and sell both cars and motorcycles. It will also… Read More

Elio Motors Completes First E-Series Test Vehicle

Elio Motors, Inc. (OTCQX: ELIO) announced on Thursday it completed its first E-Series test model. The first E-Series vehicle, code-named the E1A, was unveiled in front of more than 200 automotive supplier executives and engineers who reportedly have key roles in the long-term development the company’s vehicles.  Elio’s founder… Read More

Vroom Vroom: British Designer & Manufacturer Zenos Cars Seeks £750,000 Through Seedrs For New Vehicles

Zenos Cars, a British car designer and manufacturer, has launched an equity crowdfunding campaign on Seedrs to raise £750,000 as it prepares to create new vehicles.  The company, which was founded in 2012, designs and produces high-performance, lightweight sports cars that deliver thrilling driving experiences. In just… Read More

Riversimple Looks to Raise £1M Through Sharein For Lightweight Hydrogen-Powered Vehicle “Rasa”

Riversimple, a UK-based hydrogen fuel-cell car brand, has launched a Sharein campaign to raise £1M for the development of its lightweight hydrogen-powered vehicle, Rasa. The Rasa is described as a two-seater “network electric” car that is powered by a hydrogen fuel cell. Riversimple confirmed that the vehicle’s… Read More

Paul Elio Declares at TEDxDetroit: “Simple Innovations Can Have Far Reaching Benefits”

Elio Motors’ founder and CEO Paul Elio today said innovation can come from some of the simplest ideas, but can have world-altering results.  The entrepreneur made his remarks at TEDxDetroit, where he was one of nearly 50 visionary leaders who took the stage to inform… Read More

Orange County Startup MotorMood Debuts Kickstarter to Make Roadways a Happier Place By Placing Smiley Faces on Cars

Taking a step to ending road rage, MotorMood has launched a Kickstarter campaign to raise $130,500 so that it can give motorized vehicles… smiley faces? You read that correctly: MotorMood’s self-titled system says thanks to other drivers at night using a remote controlled light-up happy face…. Read More

Electric Vehicle Technology Company Brammo Chooses Equity Crowdfunding Platform EarlyShares for its $3 Million Capital Raise

Equity crowdfunding platform, EarlyShares, announced on Thursday (September 25th) the launch of a $3 million convertible debt investment offering for Brammo, an electric vehicle technology company seeking to scale the business and execute on international expansion plans through its equity crowdfunding campaign. CEO and chairman at Brammo, Craig… Read More