We invested in Open Motors because it makes building a car easier than it’s ever been. Future car companies and transportation services will be powered by platforms like this the same way open source software enabled the incredible proliferation of web applications.
Sam Altman

CEO of OpenAI and former President of Y Combinator

“The open framework that truly welcomes makers and professionals, to vehicle.”
Eric Pan

Founder & CEO, Seeed Studio

“Building cars on open platforms is an idea whose time has come”
Brad Templeton

Developer of and commentator on self-driving cars, board member of the Electronic Frontier Foundation, Chair for Computing at Singularity University, consultant on Google Self-Driving Car (now Waymo)

“Magnificent project to follow”
Tristan Nitot

Founder and former president, Mozilla Europe

Open Motors allows new players in the EV industry by helping them to save millions & years in R&D. Just like in software, where new companies use AWS rather than setup their own servers, Open Motors provides a platform to build a custom EV quickly.

Qasar Younis

Former COO, Y Combinator

“The future is open, platform-driven, collaborative and mobile. Open Motors is unleashing creativity + tools to drive rapid innovation for mobility at a global scale. Seriously impressive.”
Lisa Gansky

entrepreneur, author, speaker, instigator - founder, Instigasting+co & Mesh Ventures

“I just love this. A car based on open. Open Source, Open Standards, Open Platform”
Jan Wildeboer

Evangelist, RedHat

“You can build whatever you can imagine”
Sherry Lassiter

Director, Fab Foundation MIT