It took the police 11km to get a Tesla on autopilot to stop

Imagine this, in the world where you have autonomous vehicles and the driver seemingly, has fallen asleep behind the wheel, how would law enforcement get the vehicle to stop? One incident in California has shown us that it took the…

Tesla to roll out full “self-driving” autopilot software package in August

Tesla has been getting a huge amount of flak for their autopilot technology which sounds like it is built for self-driving but in its current state has caused multiple crashes and deaths. The technology isn’t built to be fully autonomous…

Tesla rolls out a new update for their autopilot system

Tesla has recently been under fire with their autopilot system which was the cause of a recent crash that resulted in a death of the driver. Version 2018.21.9 was rolled out and the one key point of the update was…

Tesla Model S crashes into a police vehicle

A driver in a Tesla Model S crashed into a parked police SUV in Laguna Beach whilst having the “autopilot” feature turned on. It wasn’t made known what the driver was doing at the point in time. This comes again…

A Model S with Autopilot on crashed again and Musk is furious that it hit the front pages

Last week a Tesla Model S crashed into the rear of a fire mechanic truck which had stopped at the red light. This brings about more scrutiny to the company whose “autopilot” technology has claimed lives in recent times. Tesla…

Driver banned for not being behind the wheel of his Tesla

A British driver was banned from driving for 18 months because he was caught for not being behind the wheel of his Tesla Model S on the M1 highway last year. Yes, he was so confident with Tesla’s Autopilot system…

Another Tesla driver almost crashes into the same highway attenuator [+video]

After the accident in which Walter Huang, an Apple engineer, tragically died when his Tesla Model X crashed into a highway attenuator which was already damaged prior to the accident, Tesla came out to say that autopilot mode was indeed turned…

Tesla says Autopilot Mode was active during Mountain View Crash

In a crash last week in Mountain View, California, driver Walter Huang was killed. He was driving a Tesla Model X at the time and Tesla has confirmed in a blog post that during that moment, its autopilot feature was…

Tesla’s Autopilot couldn’t detect a fire truck, crashes into it

A couple of days ago, a Tesla Model S slammed into the rear of a stationary firetruck on the highway in a Los Angeles county. The driver shared that he turned on autopilot and it was activated at the time…

Volkswagen and NVIDIA work hand in hand for intelligent VW vehicles

With the Consumer Electronics Show 2018 (CES) underway, more and more automakers and new players in the field are announcing or showcasing their new technology. Volkswagen, one of the largest auto makers in the world has announced a partnership with…

NTSB clears Tesla from fatal crash

The National Safety Board (NTSB) has cleared Tesla of any wrongdoing in a fatal crash which claimed the life of Joshua Brown, a former Navy SEAL. Joshua was using a Tesla Model S and running it on autopilot before it…

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