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                             November 23, 2020

       Thomas Canepa
       General Counsel and Corporate Secretary
       Lordstown Motors Corp.
       2300 Hallock Young Road
       Lordstown, OH 44481

                                                        Re: Lordstown Motors
Statement on Form S-1
                                                            Filed November 12,
                                                            File No. 333-250045

       Dear Mr. Canepa:

              We have limited our review of your registration statement to
those issues we have
       addressed in our comments. In some of our comments, we may ask you to
provide us with
       information so we may better understand your disclosure.

              Please respond to this letter by amending your registration
statement and providing the
       requested information. If you do not believe our comments apply to your
facts and
       circumstances or do not believe an amendment is appropriate, please tell
us why in your

              After reviewing any amendment to your registration statement and
the information you
       provide in response to these comments, we may have additional comments.

       Registration Statement on Form S-1 filed November 12, 2020


   1.                                                   It appears you are
registering the primary issuance of shares of common stock that are
                                                        issuable upon the
exercise of the BGL warrants. Please note that a transaction that
                                                        commenced privately
cannot be converted to a registered offering. Please advise us of the
                                                        exercise provisions of
the warrants referenced above. If you do not believe the warrants
                                                        were immediately
exercisable (i.e., within one year) when issued privately, please explain
                                                        why. Refer to
Securities Act Sections Compliance and Disclosure Interpretations
                                                        Questions 103.04 and

              We remind you that the company and its management are responsible
for the accuracy
       and adequacy of their disclosures, notwithstanding any review, comments,
action or absence of
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Lordstown Motors Corp.
November 23, 2020
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action by the staff.

       Refer to Rules 460 and 461 regarding requests for acceleration. Please
allow adequate
time for us to review any amendment prior to the requested effective date of
the registration

        Please contact Geoff Kruczek at (202) 551-3641 or Jay Ingram at (202)
551-3397 with
any other questions.

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