German Autolabs raises €7 million for its in-car voice assistant tech

Berlin-based startup German Autolabs has raised €7 million in a funding round led by nbr Tech Ventures, VC Fonds Technologie Berlin, and coparion, with participation from Target Partners. The company plans to use the funding to further develop its retrofit in-car voice assistant named Chris, as well as a “voice AI cloud platform for Automotive […]

Italian automotive retail startup brumbrum raises €20 million

Milan-based automotive e-commerce startup brumbrum has raised €20 million in a funding round led by Accel, with participation from Bonsai Ventures, eVentures, and United Ventures. The startup plans to use the money to expand across Italy and prepare for entering other European markets. Founded in 2017, brumbrum markets itself as a player that brings “transparency, […]

British electric motorcycle startup Arc secures funding from Jaguar Land Rover, shows its first £90,000 vehicle

The UK-based startup Arc has landed an unspecified amount in funding from InMotion Ventures, Jaguar Land Rover’s venture capital fund, and Mercia Fund Managers. The company has also unveiled its first product — a £90,000 electric motorcycle dubbed Vector. The vehicle comes together with a helmet that doubles as a heads-up display (HUD) and a bespoke […]

Mondial Tech—The place for startups and innovation at Paris Motor Show

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