In August, the autopilot will be fully autonomous Tesla
In August, the Tesla will update the software Autopilot software, which is used in the electric company, the chairman of the board and chief executive officer Elon Musk. Comments mask appeared in the midst of a race car manufacturers and engineering companies to deploy a fully autonomous vehicles, but also raised concerns about the safety of robotic systems.
Responding to questions from users who complained of problems with the autopilot (which is now considered to be a semi-autonomous), the creator of Tesla said that an upgrade to a fully standalone version will be released in August. Who was driving the car must always be a man. "Version 9" autopilot must solve a number of problems.
"To date, the resources" Autopilot "rightly focused on safety. With V9 we start using government opportunities, "he says.
Mask not yet provided any details about the system, which could accelerate the emergence of self-cars on the roads of the United States. Federal investigators are looking into a series of accidents in which cars were involved in self-managed.
Musk is not very happy with a focus on accidents, claiming self-governing cars will be much safer drivers, people.
"It is wrong that the Tesla accident, which resulted in a broken ankle, the headlines, but the 40,000 people who died in car accidents in the past year, almost no one says," Musk said last month.