Alan Levin and Ryan Beene

Business, Technology, Safety, Autonomous

Tesla Autopilot Is Found Partly to Blame for 2018 Freeway Crash

Tesla car with autopolit engaged A Tesla car with the autopilot feature engaged. (Christopher Goodney/Bloomberg News)

U.S. transportation safety investigators found Tesla Inc.’s design of its automated driver-assist system was partly to blame for a crash in which an inattentive driver slammed into a fire truck parked on a freeway near Los Angeles in 2018.

Alan Levin and Ryan Beene | Bloomberg News
September 4, 2019