DTNS 2799 – The Tesla Model S Crash

Logo by Mustafa Anabtawi thepolarcat.comA Tesla Model S using autopilot crashed and killed the driver. What this does and doesn’t mean for the safety of self-driving cars with Justin Young and Tom Merritt. Len Peralta illustrates a different more lighthearted story.


Using a Screen Reader? Click here

Multiple versions (ogg, video etc.) from Archive.org.


Follow us on Soundcloud.

A special thanks to all our supporters–without you, none of this would be possible.

If you are willing to support the show or give as little as 5 cents a day on Patreon. Thank you!

Big thanks to Dan Lueders for the headlines music and Martin Bell for the opening theme!

Big thanks to Mustafa A. from thepolarcat.com for the logo!

Thanks to our mods, Kylde, TomGehrke, sebgonz and scottierowland on the subreddit

Show Notes
To read the show notes in a separate page click here!

2 thoughts on “DTNS 2799 – The Tesla Model S Crash

  1. You know, Tom. the problem whit your argument is that the autopilot is designed to promote unattended or distracted driving. How do you beta test that without watching Harry Potter?

Leave a Reply

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.

%d bloggers like this: