Tesla under NHTSA investigation over fatal Autopilot crash

The electric car company stated that the fatal crash, which the recently launched Autopilot feature was active, is currently under investigation by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, or NHTSA for short. An investigation is generally the first step in determining if a recall will need to be issued. According to a post on their…

Autonomous Tesla crash linked to the Summon feature

Jared Overton, a Tesla owner out of Utah, had crashed his car into a parked trailer. Not exactly earth-shattering news, except the Tesla crashed into it without him behind the wheel. Overton contends that it happened on its own, without any promptings from him (essentially blaming the vehicle itself). Tesla, on the other hand, respectfully…

Official: Tesla unveils the Model 3

In what should be known as the Model E, Tesla unveiled the Model 3 this evening. This is perhaps their most important launch, since this is the vehicle that is widely accepted to make Tesla, and to an extent all electric vehicles, more accessible to the masses. Going back to the Model E, it was…