Tesla to Take Its Biggest Step Toward Fully Autonomous Cars Tomorrow

Elon Musk tweeted this morning that an update that enables Tesla’s most advanced autopilot functions will roll out to the entire fleet on Monday. The HW2 software will be fully functional in 1,000 cars and run in “shadow mode” for the rest while data continues to be collected. [Read More]

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The HW2 software will be fully functional in 1,000 cars and run in “shadow mode” for the rest while data continues to be collected.
AdvertisementAll Tesla models sold since October, 2016 have the HW2 autopilot ability but owners have been waiting for the software to be released in a fully functional form.
Running a little behind schedule, the company has decided to push out a revision to all models and continue running all but 1,000 cars in shadow mode.
Musk also tweeted that the update will improve HW1 models and that Ludicrous+ mode will be enabled.
If Tesla is able to pull off its goals for HW2, that would put the company far ahead of its competitors in the self-driving car market.

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A small step for Tesla (on Monday), but a giant leap for the fully autonomous car industry. #Trend #Mobility

Source: Gizmodo