S4 E11: Electric Racing for All (with Hypercraft's Jake Hawksworth)

Season 4 | Episode 11
50m | Aug 31, 2023

S. Garlick talks to Jake Hawksworth, CEO and co-founder of Hypercraft, a company making electric drive systems for all kinds of wheeled and non-wheeled vehicles. Jake wants Hypercraft to be at the forefront of a democratisation of electric-powered motorsport, making clean, green racing affordable for all.

Jake talks about what it takes to build up a startup electric transportation company from scratch, what it was like working with the Block family, and what life is like in the Californian EV manufacturing scene, working near Rivian and Tesla.

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