Latest Coda Automotive Stories

2010-01-06 12:57:00

SANTA MONICA, Calif., Jan. 6 /PRNewswire/ -- Highlighting the viability of its industry technology and attractiveness of its business model, California-based electric car and battery company, CODA Automotive, announced today the first close of a Series C preferred investment round totaling $25 million. Funding will be used to support the 2010 California market entry of CODA's all-electric car and CODA's battery manufacturing joint venture. Specifically, this funding will be allocated for...

2009-09-24 07:30:00

AUBURN HILLS, Mich., Sept. 24 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- BorgWarner announces another eGearDrive transmission application on the all-electric CODA sedan, scheduled for introduction in California in 2010. Ideally suited for full performance electric vehicles on either front-wheel drive or rear-wheel drive transverse driveline applications, the BorgWarner 31-03 eGearDrive(TM) single-speed transmission delivers high torque capacity, high efficiency, and low noise, vibration and harshness (NVH)...

2009-08-12 12:07:00

SANTA MONICA, Calif., Aug. 12 /PRNewswire/ -- Coda Automotive, a California-based electric car and battery company, has hired Kerri Martin as Chief Marketing Officer in preparation for the launch of its four-door, five-passenger, all-electric sedan in 2010. Prior to joining Coda, Martin was Director of Brand Innovation and Marketing Communications at Volkswagen of America. (Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20090812/LA60690LOGO) "Kerri is a welcome addition to the Coda team and...

2009-07-29 11:30:00

SANTA MONICA, Calif., July 29 /PRNewswire/ -- Coda Automotive, a California-based electric car and battery company, announced today that former U.S. Treasury Secretary Henry M. Paulson, Jr., who has extensive business and political experience in China, will serve as an advisor, providing guidance on the company's Chinese partnership activities. "Coda's non-capital intensive business model and globally collaborative partnership strategy persuaded me to join the advisory board," said Paulson....

2009-07-28 11:00:00

SANTA MONICA, Calif., July 28 /PRNewswire/ -- California-based electric car and battery company, Coda Automotive, announced today the close of a Series B investment round totaling $24 million. The capital will be used to support the development and 2010 California market entry of its all-electric sedan and funding of its battery manufacturing joint venture. The Series B investment round held its final close in early summer 2009. Investors include: the two Series A round investors, Miles...

2009-06-03 12:00:00

Announces Global JV with Lishen to Develop Automotive Grade Battery Systems SANTA MONICA, Calif., June 3 /PRNewswire/ -- Coda Automotive, formed and developed under the stewardship of entrepreneur Miles Rubin (known for his marketing and sales of low-speed, electric fleet vehicles under the Miles Electric Vehicles brand), today announced that it will be introducing an affordable, full performance all-electric sedan to the mainstream California market in 2010. Additionally, the company, which...

2009-03-31 13:25:00

Former Goldman Sachs Co-Head of Investment Banking Backs EV Manufacturer SANTA MONICA, Calif., March 31 /PRNewswire/ -- Steven "Mac" Heller has been named Co-Chairman of the Board of Directors of Miles Electric Vehicles, a California-based all-electric vehicle manufacturer. Heller joins Miles Rubin, Founder, as Co-Chairman. With his extensive background in the financial services industry and specific experience in investment banking, Heller's leadership will be invaluable to the company....

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