Lidar Technology for self driving cars
Early 2020 could likely spell trouble for the self-driving car industry, as Tesla came under scrutiny for three year-end deadly automobile accidents. Tesla was on the verge of releasing its self-driving cars for public use until these accidents happened.
Tesla’s self-driving cars use an Autopilot system that leverages cameras and radar for their “sight.” It is not clear if the Autopilot systems were being used in the three recent fatal crashes.
Tesla and self-driving electric semi-trucks
Tesla Inc.’s ambitions to start testing a fleet of self-driving electric semi-trucks is getting in gear.
Tesla is building self-driving cars for Autopilot 2.0
Autotech startups are on a record pace for funding in 2016, according to a report issued on Friday before a pair of deals in the sector emerged in the Bay Area late last week.
Fatal Tesla crash: car not in autopilot
Tesla refuted a driver’s claim that his car was in autopilot when it crashed on the Pennsylvania Turnpike earlier this month.
Fatal Tesla Autopilot Crash
Tesla is being investigated by the U.S. National Highway Traffic Safety Administration after a fatal crash involving the company’s Autopilot automated driving feature, which can do things like change lanes and adjust speed during highway driving for some of the company’s cars.