[quote=Editor;32510]As soon as news broke of a horrific accident in the Netherlands involving a Tesla Model S rumours began to circulate that the autopilot system was to blame. The driver of the vehicle was killed when their car hit a tree at over 100 mph. It is more than unfortunate that the death of the […]
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I think the media has somewhat of a “Love Hate” relationship with Tesla and Musk. They love the “Tony Stark” persona Musk seems to portray with SpaceX , SolarCity and Tesla, but as is typical for the current climate in our country, they begrudge the 1%ers that can actually afford a $100K+ vehicle.
Not unlike they way they report on any and every mishap in the General Aviation community. For whatever reason, even the smallest of events is headline news for those that have not taken the time to learn to fly.