Pursuant to Rule 424(b)(3)
Registration No. 333-250045
PROSPECTUS SUPPLEMENT NO. 4
(to Prospectus dated April 6, 2022)
Up to 72,133,238 Shares of Class A Common Stock
Up to 2,314,418 Shares of Class A Common Stock Issuable Upon Exercise of Warrants Up to 2,314,418
This prospectus supplement supplements the prospectus dated April 6, 2022 (as amended and supplemented from time to time, the “Prospectus”), which forms a part of our registration statement on Form S-l (No. 333-250045). This prospectus supplement is being filed to update and supplement the information in the Prospectus with the information contained in our Current Report on Form 8-K filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission on May 19, 2022 (the “Current Report”). Accordingly, we have attached the Current Report to this prospectus supplement.
The Prospectus and this prospectus supplement relate to the issuance by us of up to an aggregate of up to 2,314,418 shares of our Class A common stock, $0.0001 par value per share (“Class A common stock”), that are issuable upon the exercise of 2,314,418 warrants (the “Private Placement Warrants”) originally issued in a private placement in connection with the initial public offering of DiamondPeak Holdings Corp. (“DiamondPeak”). We will receive the proceeds from any exercise of any Private Placement Warrants for cash.
The Prospectus and this prospectus supplement also relate to the offer and sale from time to time by the selling securityholders named in the Prospectus (the “Selling Securityholders”) of (i) up to 72,133,238 shares of Class A common stock (including up to 1,220,230 shares of Class A common stock that have been issued and up to 2,314,418 shares of Class A common stock that may be issued upon exercise of the Private Placement Warrants and up to 1,649,489 shares of Class A common stock that may be issued upon exercise of BGL Warrants (as defined in the Prospectus)) and (ii) up to 2,314,418 Private Placement Warrants. We will not receive any proceeds from the sale of any shares of Class A common stock or Private Placement Warrants by the Selling Securityholders pursuant to this Prospectus and this prospectus supplement.
We are registering the securities for resale pursuant to the Selling Securityholders’ registration rights under certain agreements between us and the Selling Securityholders. Our registration of the securities covered by the Prospectus and this prospectus supplement does not mean that the Selling Securityholders will offer or sell any of the securities. The Selling Securityholders may sell the shares of Class A common stock and Private Placement Warrants covered by the Prospectus and this prospectus supplement in a number of different ways and at varying prices. We provide more information about how the Selling Securityholders may sell the securities in the section entitled “Plan of Distribution.”
Our Class A common stock is listed on the Nasdaq Global Select Market under the symbol “RIDE.” On May 18, 2022, the closing price of our Class A common stock was $2.35 per share.
This prospectus supplement updates and supplements the information in the Prospectus and is not complete without, and may not be delivered or utilized except in combination with, the Prospectus, including any amendments or supplements thereto. This prospectus supplement should be read in conjunction with the Prospectus and if there is any inconsistency between the information in the Prospectus and this prospectus supplement, you should rely on the information in this prospectus supplement.
See the section entitled “Risk Factors” beginning on page 5 of the Prospectus to read about factors you should consider before buying our securities.
Neither the Securities and Exchange Commission nor any state securities commission has approved or disapproved of these securities or determined if this prospectus is truthful or complete. Any representation to the contrary is a criminal offense.
The date of this prospectus supplement is May 19, 2022.
SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, D.C. 20549
PURSUANT TO SECTION 13 OR 15(d) OF
SECURITIES EXCHANGE ACT OF 1934
Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported): May 19, 2022
LORDSTOWN MOTORS CORP.
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
|(State or other jurisdiction
2300 Hallock Young Road
Lordstown, Ohio 44481
(Address of principal executive offices, including zip code)
Registrant’s telephone number, including area code: (234) 285-4001
(Former name or former address, if changed since last report)
Check the appropriate box below if the Form 8-K filing is intended to simultaneously satisfy the filing obligation of the registrant under any of the following provisions:
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Securities registered pursuant to Section 12(b) of the Act:
|Title of each class||Trading Symbol(s)||Name
of each exchange on which|
|Class A common stock, par value $0.0001 per share||RIDE||The Nasdaq Stock Market LLC|
Indicate by check mark whether the registrant is an emerging growth company as defined in Rule 405 of the Securities Act of 1933 (§230.405 of this chapter) or Rule 12b-2 of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 (§240.12b-2 of this chapter).
Emerging growth company ¨
If an emerging growth company, indicate by check mark if the registrant has elected not to use the extended transition period for complying with any new or revised financial accounting standards provided pursuant to Section 13(a) of the Exchange Act. ¨
Item 5.02. Departure of Directors or Certain Officers; Election of Directors; Appointment of Certain Officers; Compensatory Arrangements of Certain Officers.
The Board of Directors (the “Board”) of Lordstown Motors Corp. (the “Company”) has combined the roles of Chairman of the Board and Chief Executive Officer and current Chief Executive Officer, Daniel A. Ninivaggi, will serve in this capacity, effective following the 2022 Annual Meeting of Stockholders held on May 19, 2022 (the “2022 Annual Meeting”). David T. Hamamoto, a current independent director and Chairman of the Nominating and Corporate Governance Committee of the Board will serve as lead independent director, also effective following the 2022 Annual Meeting.
At the Annual Meeting, the Company’s stockholders of record as of March 21, 2022 (the “Stockholders”) elected three Class II directors, Angela Strand, Joseph B. Anderson and Laura J. Soave, as further described in Item 5.07 below. Incumbent director Angela Strand is joining the Compensation Committee and new directors Joseph B. Anderson and Laura J. Soave will serve as members of the Audit Committee and the Nominating and Corporate Governance Committee, respectively.
Amendment of the Lordstown Motors Corp. 2020 Equity Incentive Plan
At the 2022 Annual Meeting, the Company’s stockholders of record as of March 21, 2022 (the “Stockholders”) approved an amendment of the Lordstown Motors Corp. 2020 Equity Incentive Plan (the “2020 Plan”) to increase the available share reserve by 7,000,000 shares of Class A common stock as described in the Company’s definitive proxy statement for the 2022 Annual Meeting filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission on April 8, 2022, as supplemented on May 9, 2022 (the “Proxy Statement”). The amended 2020 Plan had been previously approved, subject to stockholder approval, by the Board.
A summary of the amended 2020 Plan is set forth in our Proxy Statement. That summary and the foregoing description of the amendment are qualified in their entirety by reference to the full text of the amended 2020 Plan, which is filed as Exhibit 10.1 hereto and incorporated herein by reference.
|Item 5.03||Amendments to Articles of Incorporation or Bylaws; Change in Fiscal Year.|
On May 19, 2022, the Company amended its Second Amended and Restated Certificate of Incorporation, as amended (the “Certificate of Incorporation”), to increase the total number of authorized shares of the Company’s Class A common stock from 300,000,000 shares to 450,000,000 shares (the “Charter Amendment”).
The Charter Amendment was previously approved by the Board, subject to stockholder approval, and approved by the Stockholders at the 2022 Annual Meeting, as further described in Item 5.07 below.
The foregoing description of the Charter Amendment does not purport to be complete and is qualified in its entirety by reference to the full text of the Charter Amendment, a copy of which is filed as Exhibit 3.1 to this Current Report on Form 8-K and incorporated by reference herein.
|Item 5.07.||Submission of Matters to a Vote of Security Holders.|
At the 2022 Annual Meeting, the Stockholders elected the directors and approved the proposals listed below. The proposals are described in detail in the Company’s Proxy Statement. The final results for the votes regarding each proposal are set forth in the following tables. As of the record date for the 2022 Annual Meeting, there were 196,746,353 shares of Class A common stock outstanding and entitled to vote on each matter presented for vote at the 2022 Annual Meeting. At the Annual Meeting, 130,526,473 shares of Class A common stock, or 66.34% of the outstanding shares of Class A common stock, were represented in person or by proxy.
|1.||The Stockholders elected each of the following Class II director nominees to serve for a term of three years and until their respective successors are duly elected and qualified, as set forth below.|
|Joseph B. Anderson, Jr.||70,465,201||2,972,306||57,088,966|
|Laura J. Soave||70,426,837||3,010,670||57,088,966|
|2.||The Stockholders ratified the appointment of KPMG LLP as the Company’s independent registered public accounting firm for the fiscal year ending December 31, 2022, as set forth below.|
|Votes For||Votes Against||Abstentions|
|3.||The Stockholders approved the amendment of the 2020 Plan to increase the number of shares of Class A common stock reserved under the plan by 7,000,000, as set forth below.|
|Votes For||Votes Against||Abstentions|
|4.||The Stockholders approved the amendment of the Company’s Certificate of Incorporation to increase the number of authorized shares of Class A common stock by 150,000,000 (from 300,000,000 to 450,000,000), as set forth below.|
|Votes For||Votes Against||Abstentions|
|5.||The Stockholders approved, on a non-binding advisory basis, the compensation of our named executive officers, as set forth below.|
|Votes For||Votes Against||Abstentions|
|6.||The Stockholders selected, on a non-binding advisory basis, the frequency of future advisory votes on the compensation of our named executive officers, as set forth below.|
|1 Year||2 Years||3 Years||Abstentions|
Consistent with the foregoing, the Board has determined that the Company will hold advisory votes to approve executive compensation of the Company’s named executive officers on an annual basis until the next required vote on the frequency of future advisory votes on the compensation of our named executive officers.
|Item 9.01||Financial Statements and Exhibits.|
|3.1||Certificate of Amendment of Second Amended and Restated Certificate of Incorporation of Lordstown Motors Corp.|
|10.1||Lordstown Motors Corp. 2020 Equity Incentive Plan, as amended|
|104||Cover Page Interactive Data File (formatted as inline XBRL)|
Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned hereunto duly authorized.
|LORDSTOWN MOTORS CORP.|
|By:||/s/ Adam Kroll|
|Title:||Chief Financial Officer|
|Date: May 19, 2022|