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Chandler, AZ — Local Motors announced today that President and COO, Vikrant Aggarwal, became the company’s Chief Executive Officer. The change comes as Local Motors has demonstrated market traction with global commercial deployments of Olli, its electric autonomous shuttle. Prior to joining Local Motors, Vikrant spent two decades at Cummins…

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Press and Releases

  • 2021
    • Local Motors continues growth as Vikrant Aggarwal becomes Chief Executive Officer Read
    • Local Motors and AutoGuardian partner to expand deployment and safe operations of autonomous vehicle, Olli Read
    • Goodyear and Local Motors debut non-pneumatic tire on Olli 2.0 with Jacksonville Transit Authority Read
    • Local Motors partners with on-demand software provider, Liftango Read
    • door2door partners with Local Motors to build the future of autonomous mobility Read
    • Local Motors debuts new accessibility features to aid US Veterans in partnership with SCVTA Read
    • Local Motors receives investment from GameAbove Mobility to scale American-made autonomous vehicle, Olli Read
    • Local Motors begins first-ever autonomous vehicle project at MCAS Miramar Read
    • Local Motors and Spring Cloud sign MOU for autonomous mobility service Read
    • Knox County Mayor grants operation on public roads to Olli 2.0 Read
  • 2020
    • Toronto will trial automated shuttles from Local Motors in new pilot program View Article Read
    • Beep deploys first 3D-printed AV shuttle in Jacksonville, FL View Article Read
    • Will cars of the future be 3D-printed? View Article Read
    • Beep And Local Motors Announce Strategic Partnership To Broadly Deploy Autonomous, Electric Shuttles Read
    • Local Motors’s path to autonomy View Article Read
    • Velodyne Lidar Launches Ecosystem Partner Program, Automated with Velodyne Read
    • LM Industries Named to Fast Company’s 2020 List of the World’s Most Innovative Companies for Shaping the Future of Mobility Read
    • Robotic Research Helps Olli Shuttle Bring Autonomous Vehicle Programs to Campuses in Italy and Saudi Arabia Read
    • Protean Electric celebrates roll-out of Local Motors’ second-generation autonomous shuttle, Olli 2.0, with in-wheel electric motors Read
    • Contra Costa Transportation Authority & Local Motors Join Forces to Revolutionize Pittsburg High School’s Auto Training Program Read
  • 2019
    • KAUST launches Saudi Arabia’s first self-driving vehicles Read
    • Robotic Research Granted Permission From Maryland DOT to Operate Autonomous Shuttle in Montgomery County Read
    • Governor Whitmer announces providers selected for NAIAS 2020 Michigan Mobility Challenge Read
    • Self-Driving Shuttle, Olli, Continues Testing on Public Roads in Maryland Read
    • 3D Printed Self-Driving Shuttle, Olli, Undergoes Testing at GoMentum Station Read
    • Curiosity Lab at Peachtree Corners Collaborates with Local Motors to Deploy Olli, the World’s First Co-Created, Autonomous Electric Shuttle Read
    • Self-driving Shuttle “Olli” to Connect Tram Stop to AZ Maria Middelares in 2020 Read
    • Sprint Brings Smart City Tech to Life with Curiosity IoT and True Mobile 5G Read
    • Local Motors Welcomes New President as it Scales Mobility Solutions Worldwide Read
    • Self-Driving Shuttle Debuts in Rancho Cordova, California Read
    • Local Motors Brings Autonomous Vehicle Fleet Challenge To The Pacific Northwest Read
    • Local Motors Deploys Autonomous Olli Shuttles at Joint Base Myer-Henderson Hall Read
    • Local Motors Brings Autonomous Vehicle Fleet Challenge To Atlanta Read
    • Local Motors Opens Autonomous Vehicle Fleet Challenge For Southern California Read
    • AUVSI Xponential: Robotic Research Paves the Way for Transportation Autonomy With Commercial and Defense Solutions Read
    • Local Motors Awards Autonomous Olli Shuttle To Joint Base Myer-Henderson Hall Read
    • Local Motors Brings Autonomous Vehicle Fleet Challenge To Florida Read
    • Local Motors Debuts Autonomous Shuttle at Sacramento State Read
    • Goodyear, Local Motors Join Forces on Autonomous Shuttles Read
    • Local Motors Names Nicholas Cole as Senior VP of Sales Read
    • Local Motors Opens Autonomous Vehicle Fleet Challenge in Australia Read
    • Velodyne Lidar Showcases a Wide Array of Never-Before-Seen Products at CES Read
  • 2018
    • Local Motors Opens Autonomous Vehicle Fleet Challenge For Greater Washington, D.C. Read
    • A Lot Of Cities Want Roboshuttles, Including D.C. But Will They Work? View Article Read
    • Driverless Shuttle Is Coming To Phoenix Read
    • LM Industries Announces Launch of Olli Fleet Challenge Read
    • Local Motors Delivers Two Ollis to Autonomous Mobility Read
    • Local Motors Announces Olli Shipment to University at Buffalo Read
    • LM Industries Brings Manufacturing Into the Future as World’s First Digital OEM Read
    • LM Industries Works With U.S. Marines, Others to Become Amazon of Manufacturing Read
    • Local Motors Inc. announces partnership with Robotic Research, LLC Read
    • Local Motors partners with World Class Engineering Group for Olli Production Read
    • Driverless shuttle at Glenelg will take passengers 1km from Moseley Square along the foreshore Read
    • This self-driving shuttle puts accessibility first Read
    • Australia’s SAGE-engineered OlliStop at CES 2018 Read
    • CES 2018: These tech transportation startups are using disruption to drive the future Read
    • #AccessibleOlli Debuts at CES 2018 Read
    • Local Motors Secures Over $1 Billion In Financing For Olli Customers Read
  • 2017
    • Moving Forward #7: Autonomous Vehicles – are driverless cars the future? Read
    • CTA Foundation Announces Accessibility Award Winners, Exhibitors, Programming at CES 2018 Read
    • Matthew Rivett Named EVP of Local Motors Read
    • 3D Printed Car Close-up Look , Mouser’s Strati @ Westec 2017 Read
    • Meet Olli, the Self-Driving Cognitive Shuttle Read
    • Self-Driving Shuttle Bus Shows up on Campus & OSU is Looking to Buy One Read
    • SBB launches self-driving car shuttle Read
  • 2015
    • Local Motors Announces Phase II of BMW-Sponsored Urban Driving Experience Challenge Read
    • Local Motors, UNLV partner on autonomous vehicle R&D. Read
    • Local Motors, ASU partner on high-tech materials R&D for 3D-printed car. Read
    • ICYMI: Town Hall, T-shirts and Transparency Read
    • Local Motors Unveils Designs for 3D-Printed Car Production Line Download Read
    • Local Motors Expands Internationally By Opening New Dealership In Beijing Read
    • Local Motors Announces Winners of LITECAR Challenge Read
    • Local Motors to Sponsor Ben Kennedy in 2015 Read

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