This Week in Tesla: Plans for Gigafactory Austin Revealed, Man Caught Sleeping on Autopilot Charged Criminally
By: Charlie O'Mara
Plans for Gigafactory Austin Revealed -
Tesla has recently revealed their building plans for the new Gigafactory in Austin, Texas where they will most likely build the Cybertruck among other things. The large building situated on the 2,000 acre piece of land will look a lot like the original designs of the Nevada Gigafactory, but the Austin Gigafactory will have an alley in between two buildings. In addition to the Cybertruck, the new factory will likely produce Model 3 & Y’s for the East Coast market.
Man Caught Sleeping on Autopilot Gets Criminally Charged -
This week, in Alberta, Canada a man was caught sleeping with his seat fully reclined while his Tesla Model S was on autopilot at high speeds.This tweetby the Alberta Police shows the image of the driver with their seat fully reclined driving by. Although it may seem that the Autopilot system allows Tesla drivers to stop paying attention to the road while the system is enabled, drivers are still required to pay attention and be prepared to disengage the system and take over at any time.