UPDATED: 5/24/18 2:50 pm ET - adds details

Uber self-driving car failed to recognize pedestrian, brake in Ariz. fatality, U.S. finds

An Uber autonomous vehicle that struck and killed a woman in Arizona in March failed to identify the pedestrian or to brake, raising serious questions about its performance, the National Transportation Safety Board said in a preliminary report released Thursday.

UPDATED: 5/22/18 4:18 pm ET - adds CR statement, details
Musk admits Tesla Model 3 braking issue, promises fix

Tesla CEO Elon Musk admitted there was a braking issue with the Model 3 sedan, pointed out by Consumer Reports, and said it can be fixed with a firmware update.


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