03 Oct '14, 8pm

Elon Musk: Tesla Capable of “90% Autopilot” By Next Year

Elon Musk: Tesla Capable of “90% Autopilot” By Next Year

EVs are just one part of Elon Musk’s plan to run the auto industry, as the Silicon Valley entrepreneur also wants to lead development of autonomous cars, and in his latest interview Musk says that Tesla will have a car capable of “90% autopilot” as soon as next year. In the 44-second interview clip from CNNMoney , Musk says that “A Tesla car next year will be 90% capable of autopilot.” Musk clarifies that he means that 90% of your daily driven highway miles can be handled by the car alone. This is an even more aggressive timeline than Musk’s previous statements , which indicated such technology was still three or four years out. However, we’ve seen the recent addition of some low-level autonomous driving features Teslas made since mid-September. This include a lane departure warning and speed assist system that lets you know when you’re going over the speed limit, though a...

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Madrid to Ban Cars in City Center by 2020

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gas2.org 04 Oct '14, 3pm

The center of the Spanish city of Madrid intends to become completely pedestrian oriented – car free – by 2020. The 2020 M...

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gas2.org 04 Oct '14, 1pm

Formula 1 prides itself on being the most sophisticated racing series on the face of the planet, with a technical rule boo...

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gas2.org 05 Oct '14, 3pm

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gas2.org 07 Oct '14, 11pm

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gas2.org 06 Oct '14, 4pm

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gas2.org 01 Oct '14, 5pm

The latest legal brief claims that the New Jersey Motor Vehicle Commission’s operated outside its authority to enforce the...

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gas2.org 27 Sep '14, 9pm

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Video: 2015 Mustang EcoBoost Hits The 12’s Already

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gas2.org 29 Sep '14, 5pm

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gas2.org 13 Oct '14, 11pm

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gas2.org 30 Sep '14, 7am

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Hyundai Plug-In #Hybrid Planned For Next Year: via @gas2

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gas2.org 16 Oct '14, 2am

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gas2.org 22 Sep '14, 9pm

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gas2.org 27 Sep '14, 4pm

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gas2.org 29 Sep '14, 1pm

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Mysterious Tesla Model S 'D' Photo Appears: What Could It Be?

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