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The partnership brings leading on-demand software onboard Olli 2.0 to route vehicles using individual rider demand through mobile applications.   Local Motors and global on-demand tech startup, Liftango have announced their strategic partnership to build on-demand ride-hailing, payment, and fleet management software for Olli 2.0 to capitalize on the growing…

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Press and Releases

  • 2021
    • 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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