Tesla is in hot water with California DMV over its Autopilot and self-driving claims

Tesla is in hot water with California DMV over its Autopilot and self-driving claims

Tesla is in hot water with California DMV over its Autopilot and self-driving claims, which the agency believes are deceptive. The company has two weeks to respond to the inquiry or it risks temporarily losing its licenses to operate as a vehicle manufacturer and auto dealer in California. Over the years, Tesla has been criticized for how it advertises its Advanced Driver Assistance System (ADAS). One of the main concerns has been the actual names of the system ‘Autopilot’ and ‘Full Self-Driving Capability’. Some people believe that the names suggest that the systems are autonomous even though they are only driver-assist systems. California DMV, which has some authority over Tesla since it has a lot of operations in the state, has shared those concerns in the past. Now it is …
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