CeramicSpeed Driven opens to crowdfunding after split from CeramicSpeed

(Image credit: CeramicSpeed)

CeramicSpeed has today announced that its forward-thinking shaft-drive drivetrain concept, Driven, is formally separating from the Danish brand to become its own business entity, and that the newly formed company is opening up to investors. 

In an exclusive interview with Cyclingnews, Jason Smith, lead inventor of Driven, chief technology officer at CeramicSpeed, and now the CEO of Driven Technologies Inc, revealed that the new company is opening itself up to equity crowdfunding, hosted by platform SeedInvest. 

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Josh Croxton
Associate Editor (Tech)

Josh is Associate Editor of Cyclingnews – leading our content on the best bikes, kit and the latest breaking tech stories from the pro peloton. He has been with us since the summer of 2019 and throughout that time he's covered everything from buyer's guides and deals to the latest tech news and reviews. 

On the bike, Josh has been riding and racing for over 15 years. He started out racing cross country in his teens back when 26-inch wheels and triple chainsets were still mainstream, but he found favour in road racing in his early 20s, racing at a local and national level for Somerset-based Team Tor 2000. These days he rides indoors for convenience and fitness, and outdoors for fun on road, gravel, 'cross and cross-country bikes, the latter usually with his two dogs in tow.