Tesla Autopilot

IIHS announces new ratings set for the safeguards of semi-autonomous vehicles

The Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS) has announced that it is developing a new ratings program that evaluates the…

Tesla driver charged with vehicular manslaughter, NHTSA to release findings regarding Autopilot use

A Tesla driver involved in an accident in California over two years ago is now being formally charged with two…

Tesla Q4 2021 Vehicle Safety Report records 1 crash for every 4.31 million miles with Autopilot engaged

In Q4 2021, Tesla recorded one crash for every 4.31 million miles driven with Autopilot engaged, as per the company's…

NHTSA head nominee investigating Tesla raises alarm on rising US road deaths

Steven Cliff, President Joe Biden's nominee for the head of the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA), vows to address…

Tesla taxi driver in Paris investigated for ‘suspected manslaughter’ following crash

A taxi driver who was operating a Tesla Model 3 in Paris last Saturday is now under a "formal investigation…

Tesla accident trial will call CEO Musk, NHTSA advisor Cummings as witnesses

A 2019 automobile accident that claimed the life of a 50-year-old man has resulted in a trial that will call…

Tesla fans’ focus on NHTSA advisor Cummings a distraction ‘from real safety issues’: NTSB Chair

The National Transportation Safety Board's (NTSB) Chairwoman Jennifer Homendy says that recent attacks against Missy Cummings, a recently appointed Senior…

NTSB says Tesla Model S was accelerating at 98.8 percent at time of fatal April crash

The National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) released new details regarding the fatal crash that took place in Harris County, Texas…

Tesla changes Full Self-Driving’s unreleased features from ‘later this year’ to ‘coming soon’

Tesla has changed the language on its website to reflect a more accurate representation of when the unreleased features of…

Opinion: Tesla is getting sued by cops because a drunk driver was behind the wheel

Five Texas law enforcement officers are suing Tesla for monetary relief of over $1,000,000 after a Tesla Model X collided…

Does Tesla have a fair chance after NTSB Chief comments?

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Tesla Autopilot NHTSA probe moves forward, will be compared with OEM systems

Tesla's Autopilot probe conducted by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) is now moving forward as the agency is…

Tesla Autopilot NHTSA probe expands following Orlando crash

Tesla's Autopilot probe being carried out by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) has expanded following a Model 3…

Tesla Model 3 on Autopilot hits Highway Patrol vehicle in Florida

A Tesla Model 3 struck a Florida Highway Patrol (FHP) trooper's vehicle on Saturday just weeks after the NHTSA established…

Tesla’s radar-less Autopilot performance improves in heavy rain

Tesla Vision, the electric automaker's radar-less and camera-based Autopilot approach, is improving significantly with each software update the company releases.…

Tesla Autopilot, Full Self-Driving ‘marketing’ under fire from familiar U.S. senator

United States Senator Ed Markey is back to casting stones in the direction of Tesla's Autopilot, calling for the Federal…

Tesla’s Autopilot probe worries Morgan Stanley with ‘reputational risks’

The recently launched Tesla Autopilot probe by the NHTSA is said to be a greater threat to the automaker's reputation…

Former Ford CEO hammers Tesla’s Autopilot probe: ‘It’s half the vehicles Tesla has ever built’

Former Ford CEO Mark Fields hammered Tesla's Autopilot probe from the NHTSA earlier today on an episode of CNBC's Squawk…

Tesla Autopark now uses a ‘vision-based’ approach

Tesla's Autopark is making headlines this morning as the Full Self-Driving suite capability has transitioned to a "vision-based" approach for…

Tesla’s in-house Dojo chip teased by legendary engineer ahead of AI Day

Ahead of Tesla's AI Day scheduled for August 19th, legendary mechanical engineer Dennis Hong has teased a picture of what…