Euro NCAP safety tests paint a clear picture of Tesla’s self-driving systems – but not the one that Tesla likes to portray

Tesla supporters frequently point to Euro New Car Assessment Programme (NCAP)’s tests of Tesla vehicles to claim that Tesla vehicles are far safer than other manufacturers, and that Tesla’s active safety systems protect those around them. Elon Musk himself has relied on Euro NCAP’s testing videos, who gave the 2022 Tesla Model Y a five…

Tesla Full Self-Driving still fails to handle simple commute shown in Tesla’s 2016 promotional video lauding the software’s capabilities seven years later

Santa Barbara, CA – Safety Advocacy Group The Dawn Project has today published footage of Tesla Full Self-Driving failing to handle the simple “drive to work” showcased by Tesla in a 2016 video which falsely claimed to show the capabilities of its self-driving software.  In 2016 Tesla showcased a journey from a residential address in…

Does Tesla have the best engineers and engineering?

https://vimeo.com/781414353/48670a24c6Video can’t be loaded because JavaScript is disabled: Tesla Full Self-Driving ignores 'Do Not Enter' and 'Road Closed' signs and drives into a construction zone (https://vimeo.com/781414353/48670a24c6) If you were designing a Full Self-Driving car, would you schedule recognizing and obeying ‘Do Not Enter’ signs before or after sending it out to 160,000 Beta customers? What…

Critical safety issues revealed by The Dawn Project’s testing of Tesla Full Self-Driving

The Dawn Project has conducted safety tests that reveal that Tesla’s Full Self-Driving software product is not safe for public roads. This page contains key information and highlights of The Dawn Project’s findings to date, including revelations of critical safety problems in Tesla’s Full Self-Driving software that pose a clear danger to public safety, together…

The Dawn Project Publishes Full Page Ad In The New York Times Revealing That Tesla Full Self-Driving Software Will Repeatedly Hit A Child Mannequin In A Stroller

The Dawn Project has today published a full-page advertisement in The New York Times highlighting the dangers of Tesla Full Self-Driving after safety tests revealed that it will repeatedly hit a child mannequin in a stroller. The Dawn Project’s advertisement was published in The New York Times today, and can be seen here. The ad…

Safety Tests Reveal That Tesla Full Self-Driving Software Will Repeatedly Hit A Child Mannequin In A Stroller

https://youtu.be/WZYZom-AYzkVideo can’t be loaded because JavaScript is disabled: The Dawn Project Safety Tests – Tesla Full Self-Driving and Strollers (Short) (https://youtu.be/WZYZom-AYzk) The Dawn Project’s latest safety tests reveal that Tesla Full Self-Driving will hit a child mannequin in a stroller. The safety tests were conducted in a public parking lot by The Dawn Project in…

The Dawn Project Publishes Full-Page Ad In The New York Times Showing That Tesla Full Self-Driving Fails To Obey ‘Do Not Enter’ And ‘Road Closed’ Signs

The Dawn Project has today published a full-page advertisement in The New York Times highlighting the dangers of Tesla Full Self-Driving after safety tests revealed that it will repeatedly ignore and drive past ‘Do Not Enter’ and ‘Road Closed’ signs. The Dawn Project’s advertisement was published in The New York Times today, and can be…

New Dawn Project Safety Tests Reveal That Tesla Full Self-Driving Fails to Obey ‘Road Closed’ and ‘Do Not Enter’ Signs

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fazbz2LwqTkVideo can’t be loaded because JavaScript is disabled: Tesla FSD Beta 10.12.2 and 10.69.2.2 fail to recognise 'Do Not Enter' and 'Road Closed' signs (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fazbz2LwqTk) New safety tests conducted by The Dawn Project reveal that Tesla Full Self-Driving does not obey ‘Road Closed’ and ‘Do Not Enter’ signs, and finds that Elon Musk’s Full Self-Driving…

New Dawn Project Safety Tests Reveals That Tesla’s Most Recent Full Self-Driving Software 10.69.2.2 Runs Down Moving Child-Sized Mannequin In Its Path

The Dawn Project recently conducted a safety test of the latest version of Tesla Full Self-Driving Beta 10.69.2.2, which found that it ran down a moving child-sized mannequin in its path. The test was conducted on a public road in Goleta, California, and corroborated The Dawn Project’s previous safety tests which found that Tesla Full…

Twitter Contest

In honor of Elon Musk raising the price of his latest defective Full Self-Driving software 10.69.2 to $15,000, The Dawn Project is now offering a new prize of $15,000 to the first person who can demonstrate a current commercial product from a Fortune 500 company that when brand new malfunctions more than Tesla Full Self-Driving Beta software.