Local Motors & Protean Electric Extend Partnership to Accelerate Autonomous EV Adoption

Local Motors and Protean Electric are expanding their long-standing partnership, recently inking a further three-year deal valued at $7.3 million. Under this new agreement, Protean Electric will deliver thousands of its ProteanDrive in-wheel motors (IWMs) to power Local Motors’ Olli 2.0 autonomous electric shuttles. The expanded partnership is meant to accelerate the rollout of vehicles […]

Beep & Local Motors Implement New Autonomous Shuttle Testing Initiative in Lake Nona, Florida

Olli will now be living and working in Lake Nona, Florida. Olli being the electric and fully autonomous, 3D-printed shuttle from Phoenix-based Local Motors. Olli’s arrival in Lake Nona, a master-planned community, overseen by Tavistock Development Company, is the result of a new partnership between Beep and Local Motors. Beep, an autonomous Mobility-as-a-Service provider, is […]