NTSB: Autopilot Design Flaw, Inattentive Driver Led to Tesla-Firetruck Crash

This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use. The NTSB said a combination of a  flaw in Tesla’s highly regarded (certainly by Tesla) Autopilot system, plus driver inattention, caused a Tesla Model S to slam into an on-call firetruck parked on a California freeway in January 2018. No […]

Tesla Autopilot design combined with driver inattention caused crash, NTSB says – gpgmail

The National Transportation Safety Board said driver inattention coupled with the design of Tesla’s advanced driver assistance system Autopilot and an over reliance on feature were behind the January 2018 crash of a Model S into a parked fire truck on a highway in Southern California. The NTSB filed Wednesday the report a day after […]

Tesla Autopilot was engaged before 2018 California crash, NTSB finds – gpgmail

A Tesla Model S was in Autopilot mode —the company’s advanced driver assistance system — when it crashed into a fire truck in Southern California last year, according to a preliminary report released Tuesday by the National Transportation Safety Board. Reuters was the first to the report on the contents of the public documents. A […]