Optimus Ride Revenue and Competitors

Boston, MA USA



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Estimated Revenue & Valuation

  • Optimus Ride's estimated annual revenue is currently $2.9M per year.(i)
  • Optimus Ride received $18.0M in venture funding in November 2017.
  • Optimus Ride's estimated revenue per employee is $125,500
  • Optimus Ride's total funding is $76M.

Employee Data

  • Optimus Ride has 23 Employees.(i)
  • Optimus Ride grew their employee count by -28% last year.

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What Is Optimus Ride?

Optimus Ride Inc. is a MIT spinoff company based in Boston, MA that develops self-driving technologies that enable efficient, sustainable, and equitable mobility systems. Optimus Ride combines over 30 years of interdisciplinary university research in self-driving technologies (DARPA Urban Challenge), electric vehicles (CityCar), and Mobility-on-Demand Systems. The team also has a decade of industrial and entrepreneurial experience that includes shared fleets and manufacturing robots. Our team is focused on the fastest path to market, in order to maximize the benefits of self-driving technologies for all. We have created a highly collaborative, hands-on, and open environment that is centrally located in the Hub of Innovation. Optimus Ride is now hiring engineers in the areas of Computer Vision and Perception, Control Systems, Software, Testing. Go to http://www.optimusride.com to read more.



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Optimus Ride News

2022-04-13 - Bosch picks up Five.ai after the self-driving startup pivoted to B2B and then put itself up for sale

The deal comes amid a number of other M&A plays in the world of autonomous vehicles, including Magna acquiring the assets of Optimus Ride;...

2022-03-30 - Low-Speed Vehicle Market worth $14.4 billion by 2027 - Exclusive ...

In March 2021, Optimus Ride, a leading autonomous mobility service provider, and Polaris Inc announced a partnership to bring fully...

2019-08-27 - Optimus Ride Selects Velodyne Lidar's Trailblazing Sensors ...

Velodyne Lidar, Inc. today announced that Optimus Ride will use Velodyne's groundbreaking lidar sensors in its entire fleet of self-driving ...

2019-08-27 - Optimus Ride self-driving vehicles use Velodyne lidar sensors

Optimus Ride, a self-driving vehicle technology startup that spun out of MIT in 2015, will use Velodyne's lidar sensors in its entire fleet. Optimus ...

2019-08-13 - Self-Driving Vehicles a Reality Today With Optimus Ride's ...

Meanwhile, Optimus Ride, a startup out of MIT, is already helping people get ... Optimus Ride currently runs fleets of self-driving vehicles in the ...

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Optimus Ride Funding

DateAmountRoundLead InvestorsReference
2016-10-12$5.2MUndisclosedNextView VenturesArticle
2017-11-03$18.0MAGreycroft PartnersArticle