NTSB: Model S battery caught hearth twice after Florida crash

The identical report additionally detailed the crash itself, noting that the sedan was touring at 116MPH earlier than it collided twice with a residential wall, catching hearth the second time round. Tesla has since instituted a speed limiting feature to stop these sorts of incidents. As The Verge observed, there have been fires like this […]

Self-Driven: Uber and Tesla

Fatalities vs False Positives: The Lessons from the Tesla and Uber Crashes

In one unhealthy week in March, two individuals have been not directly killed by automated driving programs. A Tesla car drove right into a barrier, killing its driver, and an Uber car hit and killed a pedestrian crossing the road. The National Transportation Safety Board’s preliminary reviews on each accidents got here out lately, and […]

Tesla Model S in Autopilot collides with police SUV

For its half, Tesla reiterated that it “continuously” reminds Autopilot customers that they should preserve their palms on the steering wheel. The expertise “doesn’t make the car impervious to all accidents,” it stated. In truth, you do not have a lot of a selection. Let go of the wheel for roughly a minute and you […]

Tesla Model X crashes into gym, driver says it accelerated by itself

Tesla Model X crashes into fitness center, driver says it accelerated by itself

A Tesla Model X automotive slammed right into a Florida fitness center, narrowly lacking of us utilizing the gear there. There have been no stories of any accidents. The accident occurred at an Anytime Fitness fitness center simply north of Tampa on Sunday, with just lately launched safety digicam footage (under) of the crash bringing […]

One lucky motorcylist

One fortunate motorcylist

Motorcyclist Malik Elizee is spared as his bike is distributed flying in an automotive chain response. Elizee’s bike goes sliding away at a close to 90diploma angle to the route it, and Elizee had been travelling. Elizee lands on his toes and runs with the momentum. Fear. A buddy was simply telling […]

Tesla insists Model X driver was at fault in deadly crash

“We are very sorry for the family’s loss,” the assertion despatched to ABC 7 News reporter Dan Noyes began. “According to the household, Mr. Huang was properly conscious that Autopilot was not excellent and, particularly, he informed them it was not dependable in that precise location, but he nonetheless engaged Autopilot at that location. The […]

Retrotechtacular: Operation Smash Hit

Retrotechtacular: Operation Smash Hit

Judging by the variety of compilations which were put on-line, one of many not-so-secret vices of the YouTube technology have to be the watching of crash movies. Whether it’s British drivers chancing their luck on degree crossings, Russians shedding it at velocity on packed snow, or Americans driving tall vans underneath low bridges, these movies […]

Watch a truck vs. a low clearance in super slo-mo

Watch a truck vs. a low clearance in tremendous slo-mo

Tim Farmer discovered an enormous puffball mushroom within the woods, a fall delicacy that requires a little bit good luck and timing to get pleasure from. They are so much safer than choosing different wild mushrooms as a result of they’re fairly simple to determine. READ THE REST Pecos Hank has seen his share of […]

Watch this delivery drone crash into a building on its maiden flight

Watch this supply drone crash right into a constructing on its maiden flight

Ah, so that is why the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) is continuing with warning with regards to regulating industrial drones. An illustration within the Russian metropolis of Ulan-Ude this week was presupposed to showcase a protected and environment friendly drone supply system, however its maiden flight didn’t fairly go based on plan, Reuters reported. A […]

Tesla: Autopilot was engaged in deadly Model X crash

Tesla: In the moments earlier than the collision, which occurred at 9:27 a.m. on Friday, March 23rd, Autopilot was engaged with the adaptive cruise management follow-distance set to minimal. The driver had obtained a number of visible and one audible hands-on warning earlier within the drive and the motive force’s arms weren’t detected on the […]