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Robotic Research Continues Support of Local Motors as it Prepares for Launch of Olli 2.0

CLARKSBURG, Md. Sept. 30, 2019 — Robotic Research, a leading provider of autonomy and robotic technologies to commercial and federal customers, is actively supporting its customer Local Motors as it prepares for the launch of  the next revision of Olli, Olli 2.0, a 3D-printed connected electric autonomous shuttle. Both versions come with Level Four autonomous capabilities provided by Robotic Research’s AutoDrive® autonomy kit. “The Olli shuttle is one of the most advanced, autonomous shuttles in the world, and is in fact operating in many locations around globe” said Alberto Lacaze, president of Robotic Research. “I am very excited for the future, as we continue to support and deliver autonomous technologies to Local Motors.” Robotic Research provides the autonomy software and hardware technology for Olli, also known as AutoDrive®, enabling vehicles like Olli to drive in common and complex on-road transportation environments. Olli is also designed for campuses and other low-speed environments, including universities and hospitals. Learn more about Olli 2.0 from by visiting the TechCrunch story at: About Robotic Research Robotic Research, LLC, is a leading provider of autonomy software and robotic technology and solutions driving the transformation of commercial and government autonomous operations through innovative and intelligent systems. Whether providing autonomous vehicles to the military to keep the warfighter safe; delivering unmanned, transformable robots to extend the reach of Special Forces units; or making commercial transportation safer and more efficient, Robotic Research is leading this dynamic revolution in technology. To learn more about Robotic Research, visit and follow us on Twitter and LinkedIn. Media Contacts: Kristina Messner (Focused Image for Robotic Research) 703-678-6023 [email protected]   Janet Hughes 240-631-0008 [email protected]