Model S Crashes Make Headlines In Europe


Tesla’s Autopilot failed the toughest driving test on earth, the German Autobahn. A Model S rear-ended a bus on the Autobahn near Gudow, a small German town close to Hamburg. According to the police report cited by the local Schleswig-Holsteinische Zeitung, the accident occurred as a bus from Denmark returned into the right lane after a passing maneuver. “This was overlooked by the Tesla driver, or rather, by the Tesla,” writes the SHZ. The Model S crashed into the bus. The 50-year-old driver of the Tesla sustained minor injuries. All 29 passengers of the bus remained unharmed. According to the Police, the Autopilot of the Model S was engaged.

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