Insurtech Geared to Autonomous Vehicle Coverage Grabs $5 Million in Funding

Article 0 Comments A startup focused on rewarding drivers and fleet owners that use autonomous vehicles and semi-autonomous car safety features has raised $5 million in seed funding. California-based Avinew’s technology uses artificial intelligence and telematics to gather driving data that can tell when a vehicle is in autopilot mode […]

Tesla Driver in California Blames Autopilot for Firetruck Crash, Arrested for DUI

Article 0 Comments Authorities say a Tesla driver, who said he thought his car was in Autopilot mode, crashed into the back of a firetruck in San Jose. The California Highway Patrol says the Tesla rear-ended a fire engine that was stopped with its emergency lights activated along US-101 around […]

Tesla Hits Parked Police Vehicle in California, Driver Blames Autopilot

Article 1 Comments The driver of a Tesla Inc. Model S crashed into an unoccupied, parked police vehicle in Laguna Beach, Calif., on Tuesday and the driver told investigators the Tesla was in “Autopilot” mode at the time, police said. The driver suffered minor injuries, Laguna Beach Sergeant Jim Cota […]