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U.S. board to vote on likely cause of Tesla ‘Autopilot’ crash

U.S. board to vote on likely cause of Tesla ‘Autopilot’ crash

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The U.S. National Transportation Safety Board will vote at a Sept. 12 hearing on the probable cause of a May 2016 crash that killed a man using the semi-autonomous driving system on his Tesla Model S sedan, the agency said on Monday. The fatal incident raised questions about the safety of systems [...]

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Ford, China’s Zotye Auto plan JV to build electric vehicles

Ford, China’s Zotye Auto plan JV to build electric vehicles

SHANGHAI (Reuters) – Ford Motor is exploring setting up a joint venture with Chinese firm Anhui Zotye Automobile Co to build electric passenger vehicles in China under a new brand, tapping into a boom for such vehicles in the world’s top auto market. China, struggling with alarming pollution levels in major cities, is aggressively pushing [...]

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U.S. board to vote on likely cause of Tesla ‘Autopilot’ crash

U.S. board to vote on likely cause of Tesla ‘Autopilot’ crash

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The U.S. National Transportation Safety Board will vote at a Sept. 12 hearing on the probable cause of a May 2016 crash that killed a man using the semi-autonomous driving system on his Tesla Model S sedan, the agency said on Monday. The fatal incident raised questions about the safety of systems [...]

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