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Tesla FSD Subscriptions Roll Out at $99 or $199 Per Month
Tesla FSD Subscriptions Roll Out at $99 or $199 Per Month

18 Jul 2021, 13:13 UTC · By: Mircea Panait / Instead of paying $10,000 upfront for Full-Self Driving Capability, Tesla customers are now offered the choice to pay $99 or $199 per month for FSD Capability

 
NYT Article Reveals Tesla Is Being Sued For A Death Involving Autopilot
NYT Article Reveals Tesla Is Being Sued For A Death Involving Autopilot

6 Jul 2021, 10:22 UTC · By: Gustavo Henrique Ruffo / Jovani Maldonado was thrown though the windshield of his father’s pickup truck when a Tesla Model 3 on Autopilot hit his vehicle in the back.

 
Tesla Model 3 (Presumably on AP) Crashes Into Tree, Doesn't Deploy Airbags
Tesla Model 3 (Presumably on AP) Crashes Into Tree, Doesn't Deploy Airbags

5 Jul 2021, 11:45 UTC · By: Vlad Mitrache / This is surely one of the clear cases where the driver should have been paying more attention, but that doesn't take away from how poorly the Autopilot did

 
NHTSA Orders Carmakers With Advanced Driving-Aid Systems To Report Crashes
NHTSA Orders Carmakers With Advanced Driving-Aid Systems To Report Crashes

29 Jun 2021, 16:21 UTC · By: Gustavo Henrique Ruffo / Although that order includes all automakers with these driving aids, it is clearly a message from NHTSA to Tesla, Autopilot, and FSD.

 
Elon Musk Falls for Worst Analogy Possible in Defense of No Radar Move
Elon Musk Falls for Worst Analogy Possible in Defense of No Radar Move

28 May 2021, 12:30 UTC · By: Vlad Mitrache / Elon Musk was in no mood to write too much on Twitter, so he just chose a Reddit post instead of supporting his decision to remove radar sensors—a wrong one

 
Possible Tesla Douchery: Old Blog Entry Detailing the Benefits of Radar, Deleted
Possible Tesla Douchery: Old Blog Entry Detailing the Benefits of Radar, Deleted

28 May 2021, 11:20 UTC · By: Vlad Mitrache / If this turns out to be intentional, you really wouldn't want to put the freedom of the press in Tesla's hands, or trust the company with writing the history

 
Tesla Removing Radar From Autopilot System Is a Middle Finger to the Industry
Tesla Removing Radar From Autopilot System Is a Middle Finger to the Industry

26 May 2021, 09:02 UTC · By: Vlad Mitrache / Elon Musk said he won't use LiDAR because radar is better; well, radar should have known it wasn't safe either, and now it's gone too

 
A Tesla Reportedly on Autopilot Slammed Into Police SUV Stopped on the Shoulder
A Tesla Reportedly on Autopilot Slammed Into Police SUV Stopped on the Shoulder

18 May 2021, 08:17 UTC · By: Vlad Mitrache / Tesla Autopilot's known tendency to ignore parked vehicles strikes again, this time inflicting serious damage to a police Ford Explorer SUV

 
CHP Arrests Tesla Model 3 Backseat Driver for Reckless Driving, Tows the EV
CHP Arrests Tesla Model 3 Backseat Driver for Reckless Driving, Tows the EV

12 May 2021, 07:52 UTC · By: Vlad Mitrache / Spotted several times cruising in his Model 3 while laying in the backseat, the guy has finally been apprehended and can currently be found in jail

 
Autopilot Is a Well Designed System with No Possible Exploits. In Bizarro World
Autopilot Is a Well Designed System with No Possible Exploits. In Bizarro World

6 May 2021, 12:16 UTC · By: Vlad Mitrache / Another man sitting in the backseat of his Model 3 while cruising down the street was captured on camera, and it seems he won't be the last

 
Tesla Autopilot vs. Cadillac Super Cruise Comparison Picks Controversial Winner
Tesla Autopilot vs. Cadillac Super Cruise Comparison Picks Controversial Winner

2 Apr 2021, 12:54 UTC · By: Vlad Mitrache / We all know the Autopilot is the best system in the world—Elon Musk has said so repeatedly, so it must be true. So what's with this waste of time?

 
Tesla Autopilot on the Streets of Vietnam Is Pure Informational Overload
Tesla Autopilot on the Streets of Vietnam Is Pure Informational Overload

1 Apr 2021, 14:26 UTC · By: Vlad Mitrache / Like Tesla, we're still finding out what the Autopilot can and can't do; add navigate a busy south-east Asian city to the latter list

 
Tesla's Aggressive Autopilot Push Might End Up Delaying Autonomous Technology
Tesla's Aggressive Autopilot Push Might End Up Delaying Autonomous Technology

29 Dec 2020, 13:18 UTC · By: Vlad Mitrache / As Alanis Morissette used to say, isn't it ironic? The company that's been hurrying the technology the most could actually be doing it the most harm

 
Tesla with FSD Beta Avoids Plastic Bag, Some People Mistake It for a Good Thing
Tesla with FSD Beta Avoids Plastic Bag, Some People Mistake It for a Good Thing

11 Dec 2020, 19:58 UTC · By: Vlad Mitrache / Try to remember a different situation where a car swerving to avoid a plastic bag on the ground would have made the news. Thank the self-driving craze for it

 
Tesla on FSD Beta Folds Mirrors Automatically and People Are Split Over It
Tesla on FSD Beta Folds Mirrors Automatically and People Are Split Over It

10 Nov 2020, 10:12 UTC · By: Vlad Mitrache / Yes, it has come to this: people discussing whether a very powerful computer should fold the wing mirrors on a car or not

 
Cadillac Super Cruise Beats Tesla Autopilot by a Margin, but It’s Not All Bad
Cadillac Super Cruise Beats Tesla Autopilot by a Margin, but It’s Not All Bad

29 Oct 2020, 04:34 UTC · By: Elena Gorgan / Consumer Reports has released its third annual report on ADAS, now including 17 vehicles. Super Cruise came in first again, with Autopilot a “distant” second

 
The Tesla Autopilot Syndrome: "Why Didn't the Car Avoid the Crash for Me?"
The Tesla Autopilot Syndrome: "Why Didn't the Car Avoid the Crash for Me?"

26 Oct 2020, 14:37 UTC · By: Vlad Mitrache / If it's one thing that humans can get used to very quickly and easily is not doing anything, and that's precisely what the Autopilot promises

 
Full Self-Driving Beta Release Is Tesla's Most Irresponsible Move so Far
Full Self-Driving Beta Release Is Tesla's Most Irresponsible Move so Far

26 Oct 2020, 11:31 UTC · By: Vlad Mitrache / Tesla Army bans Reddit user for sensibly advising care while using Full Self-Driving Beta release despite the fact Tesla does the very same thing

 
Tesla Autopilot Thinks Reddish Circles on a Flag Are Traffic Lights
Tesla Autopilot Thinks Reddish Circles on a Flag Are Traffic Lights

23 Oct 2020, 14:04 UTC · By: Vlad Mitrache / Everybody knows that Tesla's Autopilot - FSD Beta or not - is not perfect, yet some people tend to forget it when they activate the system. Here's a reminder

 
Tesla Cars No Longer Need Driver Input to Automatically Go Through Intersections
Tesla Cars No Longer Need Driver Input to Automatically Go Through Intersections

2 Oct 2020, 12:31 UTC · By: Bogdan Popa / New software update enables the “Traffic Light and Stop Sign Control” in beta version, allowing cars to automatically drive through intersections