Age by Category in Transportation Technology - Q3 2017

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The following graph shows average and median age in the Transportation Technology sector. The graphic includes data through August 2017.

Transportation Technology Age by Category

The above graph summarizes the average age and median age of companies in each Transportation Technology category. The V2V Communications, Intelligent Transit, and Infotainment categories all have the highest average age at around 21 years. The V2V Communications category also has the highest median age at around 19 years. On the other hand, the Auto Ownership category is the youngest Transportation Technology category with an average age of around 5 years and a median age of around 4 years.

We are currently tracking 1181 Transportation Technology companies in 17 categories across 66 countries, with a total of $92.1 Billion in funding. Click here to learn more about the full Transportation Technology market report.

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Transportation Technology Funding Trends - Q3 2017

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The following graphs highlight recent trends in Transportation Technology startup funding activity. The graphics include data through August 2017.

Transportation Technology Funding by Year

The above graph summarizes the total funding raised by Transportation Technology startups for each year. 2016 has the most funding to date at $24B. 

Transportation Technology Funding by Vintage Year

The above graph summarizes the total amount of funding raised by Transportation Technology companies founded in a certain year. Companies founded in 2012 have raised the most funding at over $23B.

We are currently tracking 1179 Transportation Technology companies in 17 categories across 66 countries, with a total of $92 Billion in funding. Click here to learn more about the full Transportation Technology market report.

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Transportation Technology Funding by Round - Q3 2017

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The following two graphs summarize the rounds of funding going into the Transportation Technology space. Please note these graphics are made using data through August 2017.

Transportation Technology Funding Amount by Round

The graph above shows the total amount of VC funding broken out by round. In recent years, we’ve seen a large increase in the amount of Series A and Late Stage funding events. The amount of Series D funding events has seen a large growth in 2014 and then quickly decreased.

Transportation Technology Funding Count by Round

The graph above shows the total count of funding events broken out by round. Over the past few years we’ve seen a general upward trend that peaked in 2015 and dipped slightly in 2016. Earlier stage deals (Seed, Series A, Series B) have seen the largest growth in the number of funding events.

We are currently tracking 1174 Transportation Technology companies in 17 categories across 66 countries, with a total of $91.3 Billion in funding. Click here to learn more about the full Transportation Technology market report.

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Transportation Technology Activity by Selected Investors - Q3 2017

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The following graph summarizes investor activity in the Transportation Technology space. These graphics are made using data through August 2017.

Transportation Technology Activity by Selected Investors

The above analysis summarizes the total number of investment rounds Transportation Technology investors participated in, and the number of unique companies funded by selected investors. Major investors include Sequoia Capital, Kleiner Perkins, Fontinalis, and Qualcomm.

We are currently tracking 1163 Transportation Technology companies in 12 categories across 66 countries, with a total of $88.4 Billion in funding. Click here to learn more about the full Connected Transportation market report. 

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Average and Median Age by Transportation Technology Category - Q3 2017

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The following graph shows average and median age in the Transportation Technology sector. The graphic includes data through May 2017.

Age by Transportation Technology Category

The above graph summarizes the average age and median age of companies in each Transportation Technology category. The Intelligent Transit Systems category has the highest average age at around 21 years, followed by the V2V Communications category and the Infotainment category with an average age of around 20 years each. V2V Communications category has the highest median age at 18 years, followed by the Infotainment category with a median age of 17 years.

We are currently tracking 1147 Transportation Technology companies in 17 categories across 66 countries, with a total of $77.6 Billion in funding. Click here to learn more about the full Transportation Technology market report.

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Connected Transportation Companies Founded by Year - Q3 2017

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The following graph shows the founding year distribution in the Connected Transportation sector. The graphic includes data through May 2017.

The above graph summarizes the number of Connected Transportation companies founded in a certain year. 2013 ranks at the top with 106 companies founded in that year. 2014 is the runner-up with 104 companies founded in that year.

We are currently tracking 1141 Connected Transportation companies in 17 categories across 66 countries, with a total of $77.3 Billion in funding. Click here to learn more about the full Connected Transportation market report.

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Connected Transportation Exits by Category and by Year - Q2 2017

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The following graphs highlight the exit activity in the Connected Transportation sector. The graphics include data through May 2017.

Exit Activity by Category in Connected Transportation

The above graph summarizes the number of exits (acquisitions and IPOs) in each Connected Transportation category. The Telematics category is leading the sector with 31 acquisitions and 11 IPOs. The Mapping, Location, and Route Optimization category is the runner-up with 27 acquisitions and 6 IPOs.

Exit Activity by Year in Connected Transportation

The above graph summarizes the number of exits (acquisitions and IPOs) in Connected Transportation by year. 2016 leads the sector with 35 acquisitions and 3 IPOs, with 2015 in the second place with 24 acquisitions.

We are currently tracking 1129 Connected Transportation companies in 17 categories across 66 countries, with a total of $72.9 Billion in funding. Click here to learn more about the full Connected Transportation market report.

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Connected Transportation Funding Trends - Q2 2017

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The following graphs highlight recent trends in Connected Transportation startup funding activity. The graphics include data through January 2017.

Connected Transportation Funding by Year Q2 2017

The above graph summarizes the total funding raised by Connected Transportation startups for each year. 2016 is the best year with over $21B in funding. 2015 comes in at second with around $13B in funding.

Connected Transportation Funding by Vintage Year Q2 2017

The above graph summarizes the total amount of funding raised by Connected Transportation companies founded in a certain year. Companies founded in 2012 have raised the most funding at just under $15B.

We are currently tracking 1,102 Connected Transportation companies in 17 categories across 65 countries, with a total of $65 Billion in funding. Click here to learn more about the full Connected Transportation report. 

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Connected Transportation Activity by Selected Investors - Q1 2017

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The following graph summarizes investor activity in the Connected Transportation space. Please note these graphics are made using data through January 2017.

Connected Transportation Investor Activity Q1 2017

The above analysis summarizes the total number of investment rounds Connected Transportation investors participated in, and the number of unique companies funded by selected investors. Sequoia Capital takes the lead in the number investments made at around 33. Capital Group and Techstars have backed the highest number of companies, at around 17.

We are currently tracking 1,089 Connected Transportation companies in 17 categories across 64 countries, with a total of $58 Billion in funding. Click here to learn more about the full Connected Transportation market report.

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Where in the world are Connected Transportation startups? Q1 2017

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The analyses below summarize where Connected Transportation innovations are occurring. The graphic includes data through January 2017.

Transportation Startup Count by Country

The above map shows the number of Connected Transportation companies located in different countries. The United States ranks as the top country with over 500 companies.

Transportation VC Funding by Country

The above map shows the amount of total Connected Transportation startup venture capital funding in different countries. The United States has the most VC funding at around $28B.

We are currently tracking 1,072 Connected Transportation companies in 17 categories across 65 countries, with a total of $53B in funding. Click here to learn more about the full Connected Transportation landscape report and database.

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Transportation Technology Market Overview - Q4 2016

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Transportation Technology Market Overview Map

The above sector map organizes the Transportation Technology sector into 13 categories and shows a sampling of companies in each category.

Auto Clean Tech: Companies that create next-generation solutions seeking to make transportation for friendly towards the environment. Examples include technologies to increase fuel efficiency, lower emissions, and take advantage or renewable fuels.

Auto Fleet Management: Solutions for professional owners of large fleets of vehicles, enabling them to better optimize their total cost of ownership. Examples include solutions for tracking fleet locations, managing repairs and service, and fueling payment systems.

Auto Heads Up Displays (HUD): Technologies that bring "cockpit" style display technologies into the automotive realm. Examples include technologies based cell phones, mounted dashboard projectors, and windshield embedded devices.

Automotive Infotainment: Communication and entertainment services that are integrated/streamlined into...

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Connected Transportation Funding Over Time - Q3 2016

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The above graph summarizes the total funding raised by Connected Transportation companies for each year. 2016 was the best year so far with over $13B raised, 2015 has the second most funding with around $11B.

We are currently tracking 976 Connected Transportation companies in 17 categories across 62 countries, with a total of $46.4 Billion in funding. Click here to learn more about the full Connected Transportation landscape report with dataset.

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Where in the World are Transportation Tech Startups? - Q3 2016

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The analyses below summarize where Transportation Technology innovations are occurring.

The above map shows the number of Transportation Tech companies located in different countries. The United States ranks as the top country with over 426 companies.

The above map shows the amount of total Transportation Tech venture capital funding in different countries. The United States has the most VC funding at around $19.8B.

We are currently tracking 896 Transportation Technology companies in 17 categories across 61 countries, with a total of $45.9 Billion in funding. Click here to learn more about the full Transportation Technology landscape report and dataset.

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Transportation Technology Exits by Category and by Year - Q3 2016

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The above graph summarizes the number of exits (acquisitions and IPOs) in each Transportation Technology category. The Telematics category is leading the sector with 22 acquisitions and 12 IPOs.

The above graph summarizes the number of exits (acquisitions and IPOs) in Transportation Technology by year. 2010 leads the sector in IPOs (4 companies), while 2015 leads the sector in acquisitions (17 companies).

We are currently tracking 884 Transportation Technology companies in 17 categories across 60 countries, with a total of $42.9 Billion in funding. Click here to learn more about the full Transportation Technology landscape report and dataset.

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Venture Investing In Transportation Technology

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The above graph compares the total venture funding in each Transportation Technology category to the number of companies in the category. The Ride Hailing category is leading in the Total Funding stat with over $30.2B, whereas the Telematics category is leading in the Company Count stat with 191 companies.

We are currently tracking 859 Transportation Technology companies in 17 categories across 58 countries, with a total of $44.2 Billion in funding. Click here to see the full Transportation Technology landscape report and data.

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Transportation Technology Q2 Update in 15 Visuals

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We at Venture Scanner are tracking 855 Transportation Technology companies across 17 categories, with a combined funding amount of $43 Billion. The 15 visuals below summarize the current state of Transportation Technology.

1. Transportation Technology Market Overview

We organize Transportation Technology into the 17 categories listed below:

Auto Clean Tech: Companies that create next-generation solutions seeking to make transportation friendly towards the environment. Examples include technologies to increase fuel efficiency, lower emissions, and take advantage of renewable fuels.

Auto Fleet Management: Solutions for professional owners of large fleets of vehicles, enabling them to better optimize their total cost of ownership. Examples include solutions for tracking fleet locations, managing repairs and service, and fueling payment systems.

Auto Heads Up Displays (HUD): Technologies that bring "cockpit" style display technologies into the automotive realm....

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