Tag: Tesla

CNN Tried Tesla’s Full Self Driving Beta In New York City And It Didn’t Go Well

Earlier this week, CNN Business published a video of its transportation editor, Michael Ballaban, attempting to use Tesla’s FSD advanced driver assistance system through the streets of New York City. On a number of occasions, he was forced to assume control as the system made jerky, indecisive, or seemingly dangerous decisions. Although the nature of […]

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Factory Worker Sues Tesla For Alleged “Pervasive Sexual Harassment”

Jessica Barraza, a Tesla production associate has filed a lawsuit in Alameda County Superior Court alleging that Tesla subjected its female employees to “pervasive sexual harassment” at its Fremont, California, factory. “Nearly every day for three years, my female coworkers and I were objectified, threatened, touched, and propositioned on the factory floor,” Barraza claimed in […]

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U.S. Drops Fatal 2020 Tesla Crash Probe Because Driver Overrode Autopilot

The U.S. National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) has closed an investigation into a fatal crash involving a white Tesla Model 3 in Saratoga, California last August. The incident saw the Model 3, driven by a 75-year-old man, repeatedly hit a minivan on a California highway before the car sped down an off-ramp, crashed into a […]

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The Model S Plaid Can Go From 0-60 Faster Than It Can Go From 60-0, Is That A Problem?

Ferdinand Porsche is quoted as having once said that no vehicle should be allowed to go faster than it can stop. The Tesla Model S Plaid, by that metric, would upset the legendary engineer. In a new video from Engineering Explained, Jason Fenske points out that in Motor Trend testing, the Tesla Model S Plaid is […]

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