Elon Musk Says that New Tesla self-driving upgrade could have prevented crash

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Tesla Motors informed on Sunday that it will upgrade its Autopilot semi-self driving system in such a way that will make its electrical automobiles more depending on radar, rather than cams, and enhance its accuracy in being able handle dangers. CEO Elon Musk informed press reporters in a teleconference that the enhancements likely would have […]

Tesla removed ‘self driving’ from China website following Beijing crash

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Tesla got rid of a Chinese term for “self-driving” from its China website after a person in Beijing who crashed in auto-pilot mode grumbled that the automaker overplayed the function’s ability and deceived purchasers. The Tesla driver crashed this month while on a Beijing commuter highway after the car failed to prevent a car parked […]

‘Self-driving’ being discussed again as first Tesla autopilot crash occurs in China

People visit a Tesla Model S car during the Auto China 2016 in Beijing, China, April 25, 2016. REUTERS/Jason Lee/File Photo

Tesla stated on Wednesday that a person of its vehicles crashed in Beijing while in ‘auto-pilot’ mode, having the driver contending sales staff sold the function as ‘self-driving’, overplaying its real abilities. Tesla said it had examined information to confirm the automobile remained in autopilot mode (a system that takes control of steering and braking […]