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Jun 12, 2012, 00:00 ET

Mission Motors Hires Derek Kaufman as Chief Operating Officer

Mission Motors, a developer of cutting-edge electric vehicle technology, today announced that Derek Kaufman has joined the company as Chief...

Aug 17, 2011, 07:30 ET

Mission Motors Announces Series B Financing Led by Warburg Pincus

Mission Motors, a developer of cutting-edge electric vehicle technology, today announced that it had closed on a $9.0 million dollar Series B...

Dec 17, 2010, 15:36 ET

Mission Motors Unveils Mission R Electric Racing Superbike

Today at the Long Beach International Motorcycle Show, Mission Motors unveiled the Mission R, the company's new electric racing superbike....

Nov 02, 2010, 08:00 ET

Mission Motors Brings High-Performance EV Technology to OEM Market

Today at the 2010 Specialty Equipment Marketing Association Show (SEMA), Mission Motors, a San Francisco based company best known for...

Sep 15, 2009, 08:00 ET
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Mission Motors All-Electric Motorcycle Breaks Bonneville Land Speed Record

Mission Motors, a San Francisco based company redefining the world of performance motorcycles, announced today that its zero-emissions Mission...

Apr 08, 2009, 19:16 ET

Mission Motors Selects Winning Racer Tom Montano as Rider for TTXGP Entry

World's fastest production electric sportbike to compete at first-ever clean emission Grand Prix Mission Motors, builder of the world's fastest...

Feb 04, 2009, 14:00 ET

America's Newest Motorcycle Company, Mission Motors, Launches at TED2009

Mission One, World's Fastest Production Electric Sportbike Design by Yves Behar & fuseproject On February 4, Mission Motors will...