Visionary Transportation Sketches Plans to Develop Electric SUVs, Rockets

  • Emma Sandler
  • March 21, 2017
Visionary Transportation has big plans for the next few years, including the development of an electric SUV prototype, Mobility Buzz as learned. And that’s not all the startup has planned. Shortly after the SUV prototype is developed, Visionary Transportation will begin research and development on a 15-foot electric rocket for cargo, and it even has grander […]

Rideshare Startup SPLT Seals Funding From Jaguar-Backed InMotion Ventures

  • Natalie Mattila
  • February 23, 2017
InMotion Ventures — powered by Jaguar Land Rover — has inked a deal with SPLT, sealing the rideshare startup’s second round of seed funding. So far, the startup raised $1.2 million in total funding, from investors including Techstars, Verizon Ventures, and Wells Fargo. SPLT joins GoKid, the ridesharing platform for families, in the InMotion Ventures portfolio. […]

Zuum Stays Away from Series A, Targets App Rollout

  • Emma Sandler
  • February 22, 2017
Zuum Transportation is not seeking a Series A … yet. Instead, the startup is focusing on the launch of its mobile app, which has been in beta since September. The app is slated for an official debut in May, at which point Zuum might shift focus to securing venture capitalist investors, Mobility Buzz has learned. “We want to start strong and small […]