• NTSB on Tesla crash, electric VW Microbus, Ioniq demand, diesel ban: Today's Car News

    3 days ago - By High Gear Media

    Today, we've got news on last summer's Tesla Autopilot crash that killed a driver, high demand for the Hyundai Ioniq, all-wheel-drive fuel economy, and a new, all-electric VW Microbus . All this and
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  • Report: Driver in fatal Tesla crash ignored warnings to keep his hands on the wheel

    Report: Driver in fatal Tesla crash ignored warnings to keep his hands on the wheel

    3 days ago - By The Car Connection

    On May 7, 2016, Joshua Brown was killed when his Tesla Model S collided with an 18-wheeler in Williston, Florida. News of the fatal accident was accompanied by plenty of speculation about what Brown had been doing at the time of the crash. A newly published, 538-page report from the National Transportation Safety Board aims to set the record...
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  • Tesla driver killed in Autopilot crash ignored repeated warnings, NTSB says

    Tesla driver killed in Autopilot crash ignored repeated warnings, NTSB says

    3 days ago - By High Gear Media

    The National Transportation Safety Board has published its first findings after investigating a fatal highway crash in 2016 involving a Tesla Model S and a tractor trailer. The crash occurred on last summer after 40-year-old Joshua Brown was driving with Tesla's Autopilot engaged. The system failed to apply the brakes when a tractor trailer turned...
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