• New Report Claims Teslas Can Be 'Easily Tricked' Into Driving on Autopilot Without a Driver

    16 days ago - By Hypebeast

    Engineers from the nonprofit organization Consumer Reports test drove a Tesla Model Y this week and were able to "easily" trick the car into driving on Autopilot while no one was seated in the driver's seat. The Autopilot feature comes standard on new Tesla cars and allows drivers to accelerate, brake, and steer automatically. The company says that the current Autopilot feature still requires “active supervision” from the driver and does not make the vehicle autonomous. The company is working on an upgrade to its Autopilot capability, called Full Self-Drivin g, that allows for "no action...
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