Since last July, there have been 273 accidents involving vehicles operating on Tesla Autopilot at the time of the accident. This has been reported Washington Post.
Also, data from Tesla Autopilot and the US National Highway Traffic Safety Administration link five fatal crashes.
Tesla Autopilot is a set of systems that allows drivers to relinquish physical control of their electric vehicle, even if they need to be constantly alert. Cars can maintain speed and a safe distance, stay in their lane and change lanes on the highway. An expanded set of features called Full Self-Driving Beta adds the ability to maneuver on streets, stop and turn at stop signs and traffic lights.
However, some experts have recently expressed concerns about the security of the technology.
Previously reportedthat the hacker learned how to steal Tesla cars in 30 seconds.