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Twitter Goes Berserk Over Old Video Showing Radar-Less Tesla Model Y Can't Stop for Kids
Twitter Goes Berserk Over Old Video Showing Radar-Less Tesla Model Y Can't Stop for Kids

10 Aug 2022, 01:11 UTC / Things aren’t looking good for Tesla again. Two different tests show that going on the radar-less route might’ve been a mistake

 
The Dawn Project Pays for Test to Show FSD Doesn't Brake for Kids
The Dawn Project Pays for Test to Show FSD Doesn't Brake for Kids

9 Aug 2022, 23:59 UTC / The test had three runs, and FSD struck the mannequins in all of them. The footage shows that FSD never reacted to the hypothetical children

 
Elon Musk Was Challenged More Than Once This Weekend – Why He Ignored That
Elon Musk Was Challenged More Than Once This Weekend – Why He Ignored That

9 Aug 2022, 09:54 UTC / Cristina Balan and Rick Bomstein dared Musk to prove two famous claims he made on Twitter that do not stand even the most trivial scrutiny.

 
Event 38 Adds the High-Security Ironclad Autopilot to Its E400 VTOL Mapping Drone
Event 38 Adds the High-Security Ironclad Autopilot to Its E400 VTOL Mapping Drone

8 Aug 2022, 15:47 UTC / Drone manufacturer Event 38 is testing Asymmetric Technologies' Ironclad autopilot by combining it with its E400 VTOL mapping drone

 
California DMV Says Tesla Misled Customers With Autopilot and FSD
California DMV Says Tesla Misled Customers With Autopilot and FSD

6 Aug 2022, 23:07 UTC / According to the Californian agency, Tesla exaggerated the true capabilities of the two advanced driver assistance systems (ADAS).

 
Autopilot Makes Tesla Buy Back Another EV in Germany: It's the Third One Until Now
Autopilot Makes Tesla Buy Back Another EV in Germany: It's the Third One Until Now

3 Aug 2022, 22:05 UTC / The company was convicted by the Darmstadt Regional Court to pay €67,000: his Model 3 had the HW 2.5 computer, not the HW 3.0 it should have

 
The Autopilot and the Arrogance of This Tesla's Driver Could Cost Him His Life
The Autopilot and the Arrogance of This Tesla's Driver Could Cost Him His Life

3 Aug 2022, 07:38 UTC / A driver put his Tesla on Autopilot and laid down while the car drove by itself on the highway. Someone filmed the moment with their smartphone

 
NHTSA Will Investigate Tesla Crash That Killed Motorcyclist in Draper, Utah
NHTSA Will Investigate Tesla Crash That Killed Motorcyclist in Draper, Utah

27 Jul 2022, 11:20 UTC / Landon Embry was 34 years old. The Utah Highway Patrol (UHP) is still trying to have access to the videos the Model 3 that hit him recorded.

 
Autopilot Is Confirmed to Be Involved With Another Death: a Motorcyclist in Utah
Autopilot Is Confirmed to Be Involved With Another Death: a Motorcyclist in Utah

25 Jul 2022, 22:14 UTC / Although the police stressed that the driver should be paying attention to the road, automatic emergency braking could have prevented the crash.

 
Something New Is Wrong With the Radar-Less Tesla Vision, Owners Agree It Needs Fixing
Something New Is Wrong With the Radar-Less Tesla Vision, Owners Agree It Needs Fixing

23 Jul 2022, 23:12 UTC / If you’re driving a Tesla at the moment, then you might have encountered this issue as well. Here’s what you need to know about it

 
Tesla Must Pay €112,000 to German Customer Due to the Massive Hazard Autopilot Poses
Tesla Must Pay €112,000 to German Customer Due to the Massive Hazard Autopilot Poses

16 Jul 2022, 13:08 UTC / That is what the Munich I district court decided after a Model X owner sued Tesla for the issues she faced with her electric SUV

 
AI Genius Andrej Karpathy Leaves Tesla for Good, It's a Big Loss for the Autopilot Team
AI Genius Andrej Karpathy Leaves Tesla for Good, It's a Big Loss for the Autopilot Team

14 Jul 2022, 08:45 UTC / Tesla’s chief of AI and computer vision, Andrej Karpathy, announced his departure from Tesla after taking a four-month sabbatical at the end of March

 
Chinese "Surrounding Reality" Autopilot Takes Human Driver for a 16-Mile Test Ride
Chinese "Surrounding Reality" Autopilot Takes Human Driver for a 16-Mile Test Ride

10 Jul 2022, 09:04 UTC / Impressive test-drive video from Chinese EV company Xpeng. The ”City Navigation Guided Pilot” (CNGP) is pitted against live Guangzhou traffic

 
NHTSA Will Investigate Two Fatal Crashes Involving Tesla EVs – One More Can Be Included
NHTSA Will Investigate Two Fatal Crashes Involving Tesla EVs – One More Can Be Included

8 Jul 2022, 10:48 UTC / We can’t say the safety regulator isn’t acting accordingly to its will to understand and rule ADAS and autonomous driving.

 
New Tesla Fatal Crash in Florida Raises Doubts – Was Autopilot Involved?
New Tesla Fatal Crash in Florida Raises Doubts – Was Autopilot Involved?

7 Jul 2022, 11:29 UTC / A 66-year-old lady and her 67-year-old passenger died instantly when their 2015 Tesla Model S drove underneath a tractor-trailer

 
Luxury Ferretti Yacht Got Stuck in Long Island, Autopilot Allegedly to Blame
Luxury Ferretti Yacht Got Stuck in Long Island, Autopilot Allegedly to Blame

7 Jul 2022, 02:49 UTC / The autopilot apparently caused a luxury yacht to run aground in Mattituck, New York. Fortunately, there were no injuries, but the cause is being investigated

 
NHTSA Administrator Promises to Understand and Rule Automated Vehicle Tech
NHTSA Administrator Promises to Understand and Rule Automated Vehicle Tech

29 Jun 2022, 23:37 UTC / Steven Cliff was recently confirmed as the head of NHTSA by the Senate and promised to find a way to measure the performance of such systems

 
Tesla Failed to Report ADAS Crashes to NHTSA, Says Company Investor
Tesla Failed to Report ADAS Crashes to NHTSA, Says Company Investor

22 Jun 2022, 22:12 UTC / Taylor Ogan also said that 71% of all crashes involving Level 2 systems from the EV maker happened with Full Self-Driving, not Autopilot.

 
Elon Musk Says Tesla Is Worth Zero Without FSD – Why He Is Completely Wrong
Elon Musk Says Tesla Is Worth Zero Without FSD – Why He Is Completely Wrong

16 Jun 2022, 15:50 UTC / The deal is that Tesla would not be the automaker with the highest market cap in the world. However, that is pretty far from zero.

 
NTSB Argues Issues With NHTSA’s ADAS Crashes Data Show It Should Be Standardized
NTSB Argues Issues With NHTSA’s ADAS Crashes Data Show It Should Be Standardized

16 Jun 2022, 11:11 UTC / According to Jennifer Homendy, what NHTSA provided was a fruit bowl of data with a lot of caveats that prevent apples-to-apples comparisons