OTTO TRUCKS * USA: No more. Yes UBER ATG
* California - Uber retires Otto brand name
--- Uber has quietly put the Otto brand name out to pasture, according to published reports out of San Francisco... Forbes reports, “Uber consolidated Otto’s activities under its Advanced Technologies Group, or Uber ATG, in April and ‘retired the Otto name’” ... Uber has had no further comment on the move since... Although the Forbes article does note that “the change came shortly after the dismissal of a trademark infringement suit brought by Kitchener, Ontario-based Otto Motors, a unit of Clearpath Robotics that makes autonomous vehicles for warehouses and industrial facilities” ... There is no word yet from Uber on what the company will rename its autonomous truck technology business...
(Photo Otto: The retirement of the Otto brand name comes on the heels of a tough year for the autonomous truck company) -- San Francisco, CAL, USA - TruckingInfo - May 26, 2017