Bay Area Family Suing Tesla Blames Son's Death On Nascent Autopilot TechnologyA Bay Area family is the latest to sue Tesla, after a Model 3 with Autopilot engaged, collided with the family’s Ford pickup truck, killing their 15-year-old son, Jovani Maldonado.
Tesla Delivers More Than 200,000 Vehicles In 2nd quarterTesla says it delivered 201,250 electric vehicles in the second quarter as the Bay Area based carmaker overcame a global computer chip shortage that has hit nearly every automaker.
Feds Order Automakers Including Tesla To Report Automated Vehicle CrashesThe U.S. government's highway safety agency has ordered automakers to report any crashes involving fully autonomous vehicles or partially automated driver assist systems.
Tesla to Recall 285,000 Cars in China Over Flawed Cruise ControlTesla is recalling about 285,000 electric vehicles in China because the cruise-control function can be activated accidentally and cause cars to accelerate suddenly, creating a safety hazard, Chinese authorities said Saturday.
Tesla Seems To Change Mind On Cameras Monitoring Drivers While Using AutopilotTesla appears to be changing its tune on whether drivers using Autopilot should be monitored with an in-car camera to make sure they're attentive and safe.
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.
Russian To Be Deported After Failed Tesla Ransomware PlotA Russian man was sentenced Monday to what amounted to time already served and will be deported after pleading guilty to trying to pay a Tesla employee $500,000 to install computer malware at the company’s Nevada electric battery plant.
Elon Musk Talks With Russian Students About New Tesla Factories, Interstellar Travel and Meaning of LifeElon Musk answered questions from Russian students for around 40 minutes Friday and, among other topics, he spoke about how he sees the future, proposed to build a base on the moon and a city on Mars and said he doesn't rule out the existence of alien life.
California DMV Places Tesla's 'Full Self-Driving' Under ReviewCalifornia's Department of Motor Vehicles is reviewing whether Tesla is violating a state regulation by advertising its vehicles as being fully autonomous without meeting the legal definition of self-driving.
Officials: Tesla Autopilot Probed In Fatal Southern California CrashA Tesla involved in a fatal crash on a Southern California freeway last week may have been operating on Autopilot before the wreck, according to the California Highway Patrol.
'I Am A Gold-Collar;' Driverless Tesla Backseat Rider Basks In Social Media Notoriety As He Flaunts His WealthParam Sharma, the man arrested for riding in the backseat of a driverless Tesla, has documented himself performing the stunt in videos posted on his Instagram account, which is filled with other posts celebrating his luxury "gold collar" lifestyle and trolling "blue-collar peasants."
UPDATE: CHP Announce Arrest of Man Who Rode in Back Seat of Driverless Tesla Across Bay BridgeCHP in the East Bay on Tuesday announced the weekend arrest of the man spotted riding across the Bay Bridge in the back seat of a Tesla Model 3 operating on "Autopilot" mode with no one in the driver's seat.
CHP Seeks Driverless Tesla With Man Riding In Back Seat Along Bay Area RoadsThe California Highway Patrol is looking for a man who appears to have been riding alone in the backseat of his Tesla while the car drove itself around automatically on Bay Area roads.
Tesla Told To Provide Documents Involving Elon Musk CompensationA Delaware judge on Monday ordered lawyers representing Tesla Inc. directors to turn over certain communications that CEO Elon Musk may have shared with the company’s top in-house attorneys.
Tesla, SpaceX CEO Elon Musk to Host 'Saturday Night Live' in MayTechnology mogul Elon Musk has a lined up a new gig in addition to his jobs as CEO of electric car maker Tesla and spaceship maker SpaceX. He is going to host the iconic TV show “Saturday Night Live.”