• Tesla's Autopilot to get 'full self-driving feature' in August

    9 days ago - By Reuters

    Shares of Tesla Inc rose as much as 5 percent on Monday after Chief Executive Officer Elon Musk tweeted that its Autopilot driver assistance system will get full self-driving features following a software upgrade in August.
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  • The Tesla Roadster's SpaceX package will replace the back seats with rockets

    The Tesla Roadster's SpaceX package will replace the back seats with rockets

    9 days ago - By Business Insider

    Tesla CEO Elon Musk said the SpaceX upgrade package the company will offer for the new Roadster will include around 10 small rocket thrusters that will improve the vehicle's acceleration, maximum speed, braking, and handling.
    Musk also said the package would remove the vehicle's rear seats and advised that it would not be suited for urban areas.
    The system will most often be powered by the vehicle's battery pack, according to Musk.
    Tesla CEO Elon Musk has provided more details about the SpaceX upgrade package the company will offer for its upcoming Roadster sports car.
    On Saturday, Musk...
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  • Watch the Futuristic Mercedes-Benz All-Electric Concept Car Drive Around Sicily

    9 days ago - By Fortune

    Mercedes-Benz is working on a new fleet of electric cars. And although things will kick off with its EQC SUV next year, it's the EQA sedan that's getting all the attention right now.
    In a video published to YouTube recently, Mercedes-Benz showcased its EQA. First unveiled at last year's Frankfurt Auto Show, the video showcases how the concept car will actually drive. And in order to tease its on-the-road exploits, Mercedes-Benz brought the car to Sicily.
    The clip , which was earlier obtained by electric car site Electrek, shows a fully functional and driving EQA. The car features smooth...
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  • Elon Musk promises Tesla cars will get 'full self-driving features' with update coming in August

    Elon Musk promises Tesla cars will get 'full self-driving features' with update coming in August

    9 days ago - By Business Insider

    A Tesla Autopilot update set for August will include "full, self-driving features," CEO Elon Musk said on Sunday.
    Musk didn't say which self-driving features would be included, though he indicated the update would allow Tesla vehicles to perform better in areas where lanes merge on highways.
    He said the current version of Autopilot was most focused on safety, while the August update would introduce more autonomy.
    A Tesla Autopilot update set for August will enable "full, self-driving features," CEO Elon Musk said on Sunday.
    Musk didn't say which self-driving features would be included...
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