Local Motors

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Local Motors is a motor vehicle manufacturing company focused on the low-volume manufacturing of open-source motor vehicle designs, using multiple micro-factories. The Company’s current vehicles include the Rally Fighter and their 3D-printed Strati and Swim vehicles. Local Motors develops vehicles using 3D Printing and utilizes vehicle designs provided by the online community.

HQChandler, AZ, US
Employee Ratings2.5
Overall CultureB

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Employees (est.) (Mar 2021)298(+2%)
Cybersecurity ratingBMore

Key People/Management at Local Motors

John Rogers

John Rogers

CEO and Co-Founder
Vikrant Aggarwal

Vikrant Aggarwal

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Local Motors Office Locations

Local Motors has offices in Chandler, Fort Washington, Knoxville and Tempe
Chandler, AZ, US (HQ)
1576 S Nelson Dr
Fort Washington, MD, US
St George Blvd
Knoxville, TN, US
2030 Valley Vista Rd
Tempe, AZ, US
9185 S Farmer Ave #101
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Local Motors Financials and Metrics

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$250 k

Time since last funding

5 years ago

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Local Motors Operating Metrics

Jan, 2018


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Local Motors News and Updates

Reinventing Mobility And Manufacturing At Once: Local Motors

Local Motors transforms mobility through 3D printing and shows how digital manufacturing can make you anti-fragile; a crucial lesson as we navigate the coronavirus crisis

Curiosity Lab at Peachtree Corners Collaborates with Local Motors to Deploy Olli, the World's First Co-Created, Autonomous Electric Shuttle

PEACHTREE CORNERS, Ga., Oct. 2, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Curiosity Lab at Peachtree Corners announced Local Motors deployed its Olli electric autonomous vehicle shuttle on October 1 in its smart city living laboratory, a 1.5-mile-long autonomous vehicle test track. Olli is a smart, safe,...

Local Motors Opens Autonomous Vehicle Fleet Challenge For Southern California

PHOENIX, May 1, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Local Motors by LM Industries Group Inc., known for 3D-printed mobility solutions, is opening a fleet challenge for its autonomous shuttle known as Olli, offering the opportunity to entries in the Southern California region. The challenge is open to...

Local Motors accorde la navette autonome Olli à la base commune Myer-Henderson Hall

La flotte de navettes sans conducteur a été décernée à l'heure où le défi ouvre ses portes en Europe centrale PHOENIX, 4 avril 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Local Motors by LM Industries Group Inc., célèbre pour ses solutions de mobilité imprimées en 3D, proposera prochainement sa navette autonome ...

Local Motors Brings Autonomous Vehicle Fleet Challenge To Florida

State Senator, NASCAR Executive, Transportation Officials Among Judges PHOENIX, March 6, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Local Motors by LM Industries Group Inc., known for 3D-printed mobility solutions, is opening a fleet challenge in Florida for its autonomous shuttle known as Olli. The challenge...

Local Motors Names Nicholas Cole as Senior VP of Sales

PHOENIX, Feb. 11, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Local Motors by LM Industries Group Inc., known for 3D-Printed mobility solutions, has named Nicholas Cole as its new Senior Vice President of Sales. A veteran of the transit industry, Cole will lead the company's sales operations with an acute focus ...
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Local Motors Blogs

Olli Goes Overseas to Central Europe with a Great Judging Panel to Help with the Fleet Challenge

Being judgmental is generally frowned upon, unless you’re a judge. That being said, we’re honored that the impressive panel of industry professionals we have assembled is willing to judge entries for our second international Olli Fleet Challenge, going on now across nine countries in central Europe.…

The Olli Fleet Challenge Reaches the Sunshine State. Hello Florida!

Photo credit: Pexels Buckle up, we’re off to the races in the sunshine state! Local Motors has launched its fifth Olli Fleet Challenge in the southeastern most state in the United States, Florida. Home to a legion of entertainment attractions, universities, and retirement communities, Florida is a t…

Lookout Australia, A Pod of Olli is Coming Your Way!

This week Local Motors headed to Australia to launch its fourth Olli Fleet Challenge! The internationally driven company has sparked interest from communities around the world, drumming up excitement for Olli, the world’s first co-created, self-driving, electric shuttle. If you’re wondering why Aust…

Internship Recap with William Henken

Our partnership with The Institute for Advanced Composites Manufacturing Innovation (IACMI) is one to celebrate. We have an opportunity to collaborate on projects and also mentor students interested in 3D-printing and automotive manufacturing. This summer, a previous IACMI intern changed lanes and b…

Internship Recap with Ben Ebel

An inspiration is what we all strive to be. Influencing the next generation to become engineers and STEM leaders is a part of what we do. So when high school student Ben Ebel approached us about an internship, we had to show him the LM way! Meet Ben Ebel, Clayton Bradley Academy High School student …

Get Involved In The Greater Washington Fleet Challenge

Washington, D.C., the capital of the United States is the first city on the east coast to participate in a global autonomous vehicle fleet challenge. Accompanied by neighboring states Maryland and Virginia, the Greater Washington area is ready to launch intelligent, safe, and sustainable self-drivin…
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Local Motors Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Local Motors founded?

    Local Motors was founded in 2007.

  • Who are Local Motors key executives?

    Local Motors's key executives are John Rogers and Vikrant Aggarwal.

  • How many employees does Local Motors have?

    Local Motors has 298 employees.

  • Who are Local Motors competitors?

    Competitors of Local Motors include May Mobility, Next Future Transportation and Auro Robotics.

  • Where is Local Motors headquarters?

    Local Motors headquarters is located at 1576 S Nelson Dr, Chandler.

  • Where are Local Motors offices?

    Local Motors has offices in Chandler, Fort Washington, Knoxville and Tempe.

  • How many offices does Local Motors have?

    Local Motors has 4 offices.