The Benchmark Company, LLC

150 East 58th Street, 17th Floor

New York, NY 10155

 

                                                                                                 July 31, 2018

 

VIA EDGAR

 

Securities and Exchange Commission

100 F Street, N.E.

Washington, D.C. 20549

 

  Re: Electrameccanica Vehicles Corp. (the “Company”)
    File No. 333-222814
    Registration Statement on Form F-1

 

Ladies and Gentlemen:

 

Pursuant to Rule 461 of the General Rules and Regulations of the Securities and Exchange Commission under the Securities Act of 1933, as amended (the “Securities Act”), we, the representative of the several underwriters, hereby join in the request of the Company that the effective time of the above-referenced Registration Statement be accelerated so that it will be declared effective at 5:00 p.m. Eastern Time on Tuesday, July 31, 2018, or as soon thereafter as practicable.

 

Additionally, pursuant to Rule 460 under the Securities Act, please be advised that during the period from February 1, 2018 to the date of this letter, we distributed over 1,000 “E-red” copies of the Preliminary Prospectuses, dated May 29, 2018, July 3, 2018, July 24, 2018 and July 27, 2018, to underwriters, institutions, dealers and others.

 

We have and will comply, and have been informed by the participating underwriters that they have and will comply, with the requirement of Rule 15c2-8 under the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended, to the extent applicable.

 

  Very truly yours,
     
  THE BENCHMARK COMPANY, LLC
 

Acting on behalf of themselves and as representative of

the several underwriters

     
  By: /s/ Michael S. Jacobs
  Name: Michael S. Jacobs
  Title: Head of Equity Capital Markets