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Instead of Tesla owners can now opt for a $ 100 monthly subscription fee, which is $ 10,000 in advance for complete self-driving features.
Electric car manufacturer recently introduced this subscription model to make its self-driving software more accessible to owners who cannot afford to pay for it at once. Joining is also not a long-term commitment, as customers can opt out at any time.
Despite calling it is completely self-driving, the software does not make the vehicle completely independent. “The features currently in use require a fully attentive driver who has his hands on the bike and is ready to take over at any time,” Tesla said. website.
Company released a new beta of the software earlier this month, but it still is tend to make mistakes. Tesla CEO Elon Musk had even asked customers to be “paranoid” when using the feature.
Has been accidents involving the car manufacturer’s self-driving feature. The family of the 15-year-old son filed a lawsuit against the company against his son died in an accident with Tesla on autopilot. The National Road Safety Administration (NHTSA) has also announced investigation possible involvement of the software in 30 different crashes.
Learn more Tesla’s complete self-driving software and order plan here.