Uber Discloses Losses . Uber ATG is minority-owned by Softbank Vision Fund, Toyota, and Denso. Uber launches Uber Rush in New York City, a courier service using bicycle messengers to deliver packages. 2011 was a crucial year for Uber’s growth. 2014: June 6: Funding: Uber … Advanced Technologies Group (Uber ATG) is a subsidiary of the company that is developing self-driving cars. December 2016: Uber launches an autonomous car program in San Francisco. This marks the beginning of Uber's transition into a logistics company.