All Teslas Are Self-Driving Cars… Kinda

All Teslas Are Self-Driving Cars… Kinda

Tesla CEO Elon Musk recently announced that all current Tesla automobiles have self-driving capabilities. By using a system of 8 cameras and 12 sensors, the vehicles can detect obstacles and maneuver much like the Google autonomous cars. It is important to note that the vehicles are not being marketed as self-driving cars, but they technically possess the hardware necessary to do so. A future software upgrade may instate this functionality.

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