Car Throttle

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Car Throttle is a British media platform company for car enthusiasts based in London.

Founded in 2009 as a car blog by Adnan Ebrahim, the company has grown to become one of the largest car communities online and allows users to create content alongside featured editorial articles. In March 2015, Quantcast reported that Car Throttle received over 5 million monthly visitors globally.

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Employees (est.) (Apr 2021)15(-6%)
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Key People/Management at Car Throttle

Adnan Ebrahim

Adnan Ebrahim

Founder & CEO
Alex Kersten

Alex Kersten

Head of Video
Ethan Smale

Ethan Smale

Head of Production
Samantha Rady

Samantha Rady

Head of Sales (US)
Matt Kimberley

Matt Kimberley

Contributing Editor
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Car Throttle Office Locations

Car Throttle has an office in London
London, GB (HQ)
147-149 Farringdon Rd, Farringdon
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Car Throttle Financials and Metrics

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Car Throttle total Funding

$2.2 m

Car Throttle latest funding size

$1.6 m

Time since last funding

6 years ago

Car Throttle investors

Car Throttle's latest funding round in January 2015 was reported to be $1.6 m. In total, Car Throttle has raised $2.2 m
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Car Throttle Revenue

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Current Assets

FY, 2012

Financial Leverage

1.2 x
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Car Throttle Cybersecurity Score

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Car Throttle Online and Social Media Presence

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Car Throttle News and Updates

PE-backed Dennis Publishing buys Car Throttle

Dennis Publishing, which is backed by Exponent Private Equity, has acquired Car Throttle, a digital content brand for car enthusiasts. No financial terms were disclosed. JEGI | CLARITY advised Car Throttle on the transaction.

Car Throttle Blogs

The Citroen My Ami Cargo Is The Cutest Van You’ll See This Year

Citroen has launched a version of its Ami quadricycle for last-mile deliveries, with the passenger seat being replaced by a clever storage area

The Next-Gen NASCAR Racers Are The Sport's Biggest Step In A Long Time

Chevrolet, Ford and Toyota have revealed their 'Next-Gen' NASCAR Cup racers, featuring transaxle sequential gearboxes, independent suspension and more

This Nissan Skyline Impul R33-R Is A Rare But Attainable JDM Gem

One of only 200 ever made, this Impul-tuned R33 saloon should go for a tidy sum when its auction concludes in a few days

The Bentley Continental GT Speed Is An Unexpected Weapon On Track

Although a Grand Prix circuit isn't the first place you'd think to drive a big GT car, the GT Speed shines thanks to its clever chassis tech

Take A Moment To Appreciate The New Skoda Fabia's Door Umbrella

The Fabia is the latest car to get Skoda's famous pop-out door umbrella, along with plenty of other neat features

Mitsubishi UK's Evo VI TME Sells For £100k, IX FQ-360 MR Hits Nearly £70k

Mitsubishi UK's entire heritage fleet has been sold off, with several hitting big numbers
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Car Throttle Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Car Throttle founded?

    Car Throttle was founded in 2009.

  • Who are Car Throttle key executives?

    Car Throttle's key executives are Adnan Ebrahim, Alex Kersten and Ethan Smale.

  • How many employees does Car Throttle have?

    Car Throttle has 15 employees.

  • Who are Car Throttle competitors?

    Competitors of Car Throttle include Dreamtek, Wistia and Fotolia.

  • Where is Car Throttle headquarters?

    Car Throttle headquarters is located at 147-149 Farringdon Rd, Farringdon, London.

  • Where are Car Throttle offices?

    Car Throttle has an office in London.

  • How many offices does Car Throttle have?

    Car Throttle has 1 office.