Tesla Autopilot Receives Worldwide (Except For Japan) Regulatory Approval – Rollout Underway
Five days ago, Tesla CEO Elon Musk took to Twitter to state that the rollout of Autopilot in Europe and Asia was pending regulatory approval. At the time, Musk expected approval to be received by this past Friday (October 23).
On cue, yesterday Elon Musk announced via Twitter that Autopilot had indeed received regulator approval in all countries in which the Model S is sold, excluding Japan.
This means that the worldwide rollout of Autopilot is now underway. If you own a Model S in Europe or Asia (excluding Japan) you should receive your Autopilot update within the next several days.