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.
CEO of OpenAI and former President of Y Combinator
“The open framework that truly welcomes makers and professionals, to vehicle.”
Founder & CEO, Seeed Studio
“Building cars on open platforms is an idea whose time has come”
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”
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.
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.”