Automotive in the US: Market and Investment Overview - Q4 2022

The automotive industry continues to evolve, with new technologies and trends shaping the future of transportation. This report provides insights into the top investment trends and companies driving innovation in the sector.

From autonomous vehicles and self-driving technologies to electric and connected vehicles, this overview covers the most significant developments in the automotive industry. Whether you are an investor looking for the latest investment opportunities or a business owner seeking to keep up with the latest trends, this report offers valuable insights and analysis to help you stay ahead of the curve.

Here are the key takeaways from our snapshot:

1. Top Investment Trends in Q4 2022

  • Autonomous Vehicles: With $274M, companies developing autonomous vehicles and solutions for autonomous driving were the most funded in Q4.
  • Electric Vehicles: The electric vehicle industry received $148M for technology advancement.
  • Connected Vehicles: Companies building solutions for real-time vehicle communication via IoT and telematics received $75M in funding.

2. Most-Funded Autotech Segments in Q4 2022

  • Electric Vehicle Manufacturers
  • Autonomous Vehicle Software Providers
  • Advanced Driver Assistance Systems (ADAS) Providers

3. Most-Funded Autotech Companies in the US in Q4 2022

  • Swift Navigation: With $100M in funding, Swift Navigation provides positioning and navigation systems for farm tractors.
  • ZeroAvia: Manufacturer of aviation powertrains powered by hydrogen fuel cells, ZeroAvia received $80.2M in funding.
  • Sonatus: Development of software-defined in-vehicles and cloud platforms earned Sonatus $75M in funding.

Our snapshot also covers more insights, such as the latest investment deals and patents related to autotech, as well as expert opinions on AI, cloud technology, and telematics from industry leaders like Phyron and VNC Automotive.

If you're interested in learning more about the autotech market and investment landscape in the US, download our snapshot today!