8-K 1 tm2019424-1_8k.htm FORM 8-K





Washington, D.C. 20549






Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d) of the
Securities Exchange Act of 1934


Date of report (Date of earliest event reported): May 12, 2020


VectoIQ Acquisition Corp.

(Exact Name of Registrant as Specified in Charter)




Delaware 001-38495 82-4151153
(State or other jurisdiction (Commission File Number) (I.R.S. Employer
of incorporation)   Identification Number)


1354 Flagler Drive  
Mamaroneck, NY 10543
(Address of principal executive offices) (Zip code)

(646) 475-8506
(Registrant’s telephone number, including area code)


Not Applicable
(Former name or former address, if changed since last report)




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Title of each class   Trading Symbol(s)   Name of each exchange on which registered
Common Stock, par value $0.0001   VTIQ   The Nasdaq Stock Market LLC
Warrants to purchase one share of Common Stock   VTIQW   The Nasdaq Stock Market LLC
Units, each consisting of one share of Common Stock and one Warrant   VTIQU   The Nasdaq Stock Market LLC







Item 5.03.Amendments to Articles of Incorporation or Bylaws.


The information included in Item 5.07 of this Current Report on Form 8-K is incorporated by reference in this Item 5.03 to the extent required herein.


Item 5.07.Submission of Matters to a Vote of Security Holders.


On May 12, 2020, VectoIQ Acquisition Corp. (the “Company”) held a special meeting of stockholders (the “Meeting”). At the Meeting, the stockholders approved an amendment (the “Charter Amendment”) to the Company’s amended and restated certificate of incorporation to extend the date by which the Company has to consummate a business combination (the “Extension”) from May 18, 2020 to July 31, 2020. The affirmative vote of at least sixty-five percent (65%) of the outstanding shares of the Company’s common stock was required to approve the Charter Amendment. The purpose of the Charter Amendment is to allow the Company more time to complete its proposed business combination with Nikola Corporation (“Nikola”) pursuant to the Business Combination Agreement, dated as of March 2, 2020, by and among the Company, VCTIQ Merger Sub Corp. and Nikola. 13,426 shares of the Company’s common stock were redeemed in connection with the Extension.


Set forth below are the final voting results for the Charter Amendment proposal:


Charter Amendment


The Charter Amendment was approved. The voting results of the shares of the Company’s common stock were as follows:


For     Against     Abstentions      
  21,230,825       38,787       47,844      


Following the Meeting, the Company filed the Charter Amendment with the Secretary of State of the State of Delaware. A copy of the Charter Amendment is attached to this Current Report on Form 8-K as Exhibit 3.1.


Item 9.01.Financial Statements and Exhibits.


(d)       Exhibits.


Exhibit No.   Description
3.1   Amendment to Amended and Restated Certificate of Incorporation of Nebula Acquisition Corporation, dated May 12, 2020







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.


  By: /s/ Stephen Girsky
    Name:   Stephen Girsky
    Title:    President and Chief Executive Officer


Date:      May 12, 2020