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Manslaughter Trial Involving Tesla on Autopilot Will Start on November 15
Manslaughter Trial Involving Tesla on Autopilot Will Start on November 15

2 Nov 2022, 21:16 UTC · By: Gustavo Henrique Ruffo / The trial should set an important precedent on moral crump zones and who’s to blame when a car on Autopilot is involved in a fatal crash.

 
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 · By: Gustavo Henrique Ruffo / According to the Californian agency, Tesla exaggerated the true capabilities of the two advanced driver assistance systems (ADAS).

 
Japan Debuts the Cutest Dual-Mode Vehicle Ever, It’s Both a Minibus and a Train
Japan Debuts the Cutest Dual-Mode Vehicle Ever, It’s Both a Minibus and a Train

29 Dec 2021, 06:40 UTC · By: Otilia Drăgan / The first vehicle in the world that can operate just as well on public roads as it does on railway tracks, is an adorable minibus launched in Japan

 
The DMV Failed a Teen Driver for Regen Braking on His Tesla Model 3, and Now There’s Drama
The DMV Failed a Teen Driver for Regen Braking on His Tesla Model 3, and Now There’s Drama

4 Dec 2021, 08:56 UTC · By: Elena Gorgan / The instructor told the teen driver he’d failed because the car braked before he stepped on the pedal because of regen braking, but the DMV disagreed

 
Vermont and Virginia Found Easy Ways Out of the Abandoned Car Mess
Vermont and Virginia Found Easy Ways Out of the Abandoned Car Mess

20 Oct 2021, 13:36 UTC · By: Tudor Serban / Vermont might be the paradise for titling an abandoned car, but Virginia is not a bad choice either, as long as that left-behind vehicle is on your property

 
California DMV Investigates Tesla Over Elon Musk's FSD Claims
California DMV Investigates Tesla Over Elon Musk's FSD Claims

18 May 2021, 16:24 UTC · By: Florina Spînu / The California Department of Motor Vehicles is currently investiganting if Tesla misled people by advertizing its "full self-driving capability."

 
Tesla Engineer Says Elon Musk’s Claim of Full Autonomy “Does Not Match Reality”
Tesla Engineer Says Elon Musk’s Claim of Full Autonomy “Does Not Match Reality”

8 May 2021, 05:39 UTC · By: Elena Gorgan / Elon Musk said we’d have Level 5 autonomy by the end of the year, Tesla engineer told the DMV that such a claim did not “match engineering reality”

 
“FKGAS” Tesla Model 3 Is True Freedom Champion, a Winner
“FKGAS” Tesla Model 3 Is True Freedom Champion, a Winner

14 Feb 2021, 05:32 UTC · By: Elena Gorgan / Judge rules Rhode Island’s Sean Carroll can keep his vanity plate that reads “FKGAS,” chosen to spread the message that EVs are better

 
“FKGAS” Tesla Model 3 Lives On to Shame Gas-Guzzlers, Preach About EVs
“FKGAS” Tesla Model 3 Lives On to Shame Gas-Guzzlers, Preach About EVs

7 Oct 2020, 04:48 UTC · By: Elena Gorgan / Model 3 owner wins injunction against the DMV after anonymous complaint led to the decision that the already-in-use vanity plate was “offensive”

 
The DMV Has Hilarious Explanation for Driver’s License With Photo of Empty Chair
The DMV Has Hilarious Explanation for Driver’s License With Photo of Empty Chair

12 Aug 2020, 14:04 UTC · By: Elena Gorgan / Woman from Tennessee renewed her driver’s license online but it came to her address with an empty photo. The DMV says there’s an explanation – and it’s the bomb

 
A 1986 Ford Mustang Named “The Virus” Now Has the Vanity Plate “COV1D19”
A 1986 Ford Mustang Named “The Virus” Now Has the Vanity Plate “COV1D19”

23 Mar 2020, 07:21 UTC · By: Elena Gorgan / Ohio man is granted vanity license plate inspired by the new Coronavirus pandemic, hopes to bring some humor to a very dire international health crisis

 
“FKGAS,” or How Your Love of EVs Can Get You in Trouble With the DMV
“FKGAS,” or How Your Love of EVs Can Get You in Trouble With the DMV

16 Mar 2020, 08:18 UTC · By: Elena Gorgan / Tesla owner is suing the DMV department from Rhode Island, seeking an order to block them from recalling his vanity license plate

 
Man Restores 1930 Ford Model A, Is Desperate to Get It Back on the Road
Man Restores 1930 Ford Model A, Is Desperate to Get It Back on the Road

16 Sep 2019, 15:27 UTC · By: Elena Gorgan / Lane Nelson put a lot of time and effort into restoring the family heirloom, but can’t drive it because it was erroneously listed as “junk” back in the ‘60s

 
New Hampshire Governor Saves Mom’s “PB4WEGO” Vanity License Plate
New Hampshire Governor Saves Mom’s “PB4WEGO” Vanity License Plate

30 Aug 2019, 13:22 UTC · By: Elena Gorgan / Wendy Auger will no longer have to fight the DMV for the recalled license plate, declares herself “stoked” after intervention lets her keep it

 
New Hampshire Woman Fights the DMV Over Recalled Vanity Plate “PB4WEGO”
New Hampshire Woman Fights the DMV Over Recalled Vanity Plate “PB4WEGO”

28 Aug 2019, 15:02 UTC · By: Elena Gorgan / Wendy Auger has had the vanity license plate for 15 years, was recently asked to turn it in because it’s offensive. She appealed the decision

 
Hacker Tries to Prank the DMV With “NULL” License Plate, Lands in Ticket Hell
Hacker Tries to Prank the DMV With “NULL” License Plate, Lands in Ticket Hell

25 Aug 2019, 21:03 UTC · By: Elena Gorgan / Joseph Tartaro’s cautionary tale of vanity license plate shows why you should never use something that fools with computerized systems

 
Man Sues The DMV Over “Come on You Whites” Vanity Plate
Man Sues The DMV Over “Come on You Whites” Vanity Plate

12 Apr 2019, 12:09 UTC · By: Elena Gorgan / Jonathan Kotler applied for a vanity plate with the DMV California, it was turned down because it was “offensive to good taste and decency”

 
Delaware DMVs Now Have a “Safe Selfie Zone” For New Drivers Looking to Brag
Delaware DMVs Now Have a “Safe Selfie Zone” For New Drivers Looking to Brag

24 Sep 2018, 14:31 UTC · By: Elena Gorgan / New drivers looking to brag about getting their driver's license on social media can now take a selfie inside the DMV, in a specially set up area

 
17YO Takes DMV Driver's Test in Bugatti Chiron, Loses a Point for Acceleration
17YO Takes DMV Driver's Test in Bugatti Chiron, Loses a Point for Acceleration

15 Sep 2018, 19:55 UTC · By: Andrei Tutu / This isn't one of those pranks that attempt to take over the web, as the 17-year-old starring in the clip actually used a Chiron to take the test

 
Ohio DMV Uses LeBron James Photo to Keep People from Smiling in License Photo
Ohio DMV Uses LeBron James Photo to Keep People from Smiling in License Photo

24 Jul 2018, 13:34 UTC · By: Elena Gorgan / LeBron is wearing a Lakers jersey in the photo. He recently moved to the LA Lakers from Cleveland, and the decision upset Cavs supporters