Musk Admits Autopilot Not Perfect, Plus First Look At Model 3 Production
As promised yesterday, CBS This Morning posted video from the Fremont factory floor where the Tesla Model 3 is produced.
Additionally, Tesla CEO Elon Musk took CBS This Morning co-host Gayle King for a ride in the Tesla Model 3 so that she could experience Autopilot first hand.
Video description (above):
Elon Musk says Tesla’s autopilot system will “never be perfect”
Federal investigators forced Tesla out of a probe of a deadly crash in California last month involving the electric carmaker’s autopilot system. The driver died after crashing into a highway barrier. “CBS This Morning” co-host Gayle King experiences the autopilot system in the Tesla Model 3 and asks CEO Elon Musk about the safety concerns surrounding the technology.
And here’s the video featuring the Model 3 production line, where Musk says over 2,000 were produced over the past 7 days:
Tesla CEO Elon Musk offers rare look inside Model 3 factory
The pioneering electric car company Tesla has suffered a series of very public challenges since the beginning of this year. Its high-profile CEO Elon Musk called this a period of “production hell.” Most of the troubles revolve around the company’s Model 3 sedan, its first mid-priced, mass-produced electric car. Musk takes “CBS This Morning” co-host Gayle King on a tour of his Silicon Valley factory. It is the first time network cameras were allowed inside the production line.
Tesla CEO Elon Musk calls Model 3 assembly line “‘Westworld’ for cars”
Tesla’s Model 3 sedan is its first mid-priced, mass-produced electric car, but production of the vehicle has experienced significant delays. The company’s CEO, Elon Musk, takes “CBS This Morning” co-host Gayle King through the Model 3 assembly line at his Silicon Valley factory, the technology of the car and the parts that go into the Model 3.
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