Reply to post: Re: Hmm - Autopilot

'Autopilot' Tesla crashed into our parked patrol car, say SoCal cops

Alan Brown Silver badge

Re: Hmm - Autopilot

"I ride a motorcycle, and a self driving Tesla of this generation is probably less likely to kill me than it's owner. "

This, in spades. In the wake of Joshua Brown's death the USA's NTSB stated that according to their stats Teslas are 40% less likely to be involved in a crash vs any comparable vehicle. The system isn't perfect by a long shot, but it's clearly already better than a lot of human drivers.

'Speed humps are put on our roads primarily to try and prevent children walking to school from being killed by vehicles containing those being driven to school'

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