Tesla in Taipei lost control for unknown reasons and crashed into the front of the car, destroying many people and injuring many people: Experts remind to use automatic driving carefully
Now as long as there is a Tesla accident, everyone’s instinctive reaction is that the brakes fail? Musk saw this as embarrassing…
ETtoday News Cloud, Zhongshi News.com and other Taiwanese media reported that a car accident occurred at 5:00 pm on Renai Road, Daan District, Taipei City on the evening of the 23rd. A Tesla Model S drove out of the underground car park of the first building, and suddenly disappeared. The reason was out of control “slamming” (sudden unexpected acceleration), first hitting a small passenger car in front, then the front of the car veered to the right and hit the granite beams of the building, the front of the car was completely destroyed (at least 3 people were injured on the spot).
The accident happened at the entrance of Lane 105, Section 4, Ren’ai Road, Taipei, at the northeast corner of Ren’ai Circle. At that time, a 71-year-old man named Wang drove his Tesla out of the underground. the parking lot of the building, rear-ended and hit the car in front of him, and then the front of the car moved to the right, hit the beams of the building and rushed to the pavement, injuring two passers-by.
The man, surnamed Wang, claimed to the police that it was a vehicle failure, but the video showed that the Tesla started accelerating from the slope of the parking lot to “crash” (Model S).
The exact cause of the accident is not yet known.However, some experts once again said that many new energy vehicles now consider autonomous driving as a selling point, and it is still necessary to be careful when operating such vehicles, and they do not and cannot rely too much on the system.
When it comes to autonomous driving, Tesla has repeatedly said,Autopilot isn’t perfect, drivers can’t rely on it, so don’t be distracted while driving a Tesla.The NTSB investigation found that many Tesla drivers had their hands off the steering wheel before the impact.
Experts also reiterated that many high-end trams, including Tesla, have fast acceleration features. If the driver’s skills are not in place, there may be a car accident. For this accident, most car owners do not need to panic too much. However, it should be noted that when driving this type of vehicle in a city with complex road conditions, it is necessary to be careful and avoid carelessness.
Some related people said that in the past there were a lot of mechanical equipment in vehicles, and it was easy to find out if there was a problem, However, modern cars are quite popular with electronics, and it is not easy to find out if there is a problem with parts small, so car owners need to remember to return to the factory for regular maintenance. , It will be more accurate to check through the computer equipment connection.
also,Electric vehicles or vehicles with automatic drive often rely on the automatic drive system (assisted driving) Indeed, it should not be abused It is still necessary to be alert at all times to avoid danger.