Tesla Pulls Radar From 2 Models; Consumer Reports, NHTSA Pull Safety RankingsTwo key groups that offer automobile safety ratings have yanked their top endorsements of some Tesla vehicles because the Bay Area-based automaker has stopped using radar on its safety systems.
Consumer Reports Tricks Tesla To Drive With No One At WheelConsumer Reports said Thursday it was able to easily trick a Tesla into driving in the car's Autopilot mode with no one at the wheel.
Consumer Reports: 1000s Of Uber, Lyft Drivers’ Vehicles Have Outstanding Recalls For Deadly Defects A consumer study revealed tens of thousand of Uber and Lyft drivers are behind the wheel in cars that have been recalled, in some cases, for deadly defects.
Consumer Reports Recommends 'Buy' For Tesla Model 3A wireless update of antilock braking software improved the stopping distance of Tesla's electric Model 3, prompting Consumer Reports to reverse course.
Musk: Tesla Will Fix Model 3 Problems That Sparked Negative ReviewStung by a negative review of the Model 3 by Consumer Reports, Tesla CEO Elon Musk is promising to fix problems cited by the magazine.
Consumer Reports: Tesla Model 3 Not Good Enough To RecommendWhile the car is exciting to drive, difficult controls and weak brakes prevented it from getting the publication's much-sought-after approval.
Consumer Reports Lowers Tesla Rating Over Delayed Safety FeatureConsumer Reports magazine has lowered the ratings of Tesla's Model S and Model X electric cars, after the automaker delayed the rollout of a safety feature promised to owners for the past several months.
Consumer Reports Wants Tesla To Remove “Autopilot” From NameConsumer Reports says Tesla should drop the Autopilot name and disconnect the automatic steering system until it's updated to make sure a driver's hands stay on the wheel at all times.
Consumer Reports Calls On Tesla To Dump Autopilot NameConsumer Reports magazine called on Palo Alto-based electric car maker Tesla Motors Thursday to change the name of its Autopilot semi-autonomous driving system.
Sunscreens: What's Really Working And What's NotSunscreen is supposed to protect you from exposure to UV light that could leave you vulnerable to sunburn, wrinkles and skin cancer. But is it really doing its job?
Audi Earns #1 Spot On Consumer Auto Rankings Despite Emissions Cheating ScandalAudi is the top brand in Consumer Reports' annual rankings after earning the highest road test and predicted reliability scores.
Consumer Reports: Safest Child Safety SeatsConsumer Reports has important new child-seat advice for parents.
Tesla Model S Loses Consumer Reports Recommendation, Shares DropShares of Palo Alto-based electric car maker Tesla Motors dropped nearly 7 percent on Tuesday, after Consumer Reports raised questions about reliability of the Model S sedan.
2015 Consumer Reports Rankings: 8th Year Toyota Is Most Reliable, Tech Problems Plague Other BrandsToyota tops Consumer Reports 2015 reliability index, released today, but electronic glitches in the onboard infotainment systems continue to plague new cars.
Consumer Reports Names Tesla Model S Its Top PickThe Tesla Model S electric sedan is Consumer Reports' top pick in this year's automotive rankings.