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Tesla knocked $500 off a hardware upgrade for its Full Self Driving subscription after customer backlash, a report says

Tesla offered customers with older car models a $1,500 hardware upgrade to get "Full Self-Driving." This provoked backlash — Tesla said in 2016 its cars would come with Full Self-Driving hardware. Tesla appears to have dropped the price to $1,000, Electrek reports. LoadingSomething is loading. Tesla appears to have dropped the price on a new ha...
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Tesla is letting people take out a’Full Self-Driving’ subscription for $199 per month

Tesla is offering a new payment method for its Full Self-Driving (FSD) software. Customers can now pay $199 a month, rather than $10,000 upfront. Tesla says customers can cancel their subscription whenever they want. See more stories on Insider's business page. Tesla owners can now subscribe to have the company's "Full Self-Driving" software in their cars, rather than paying upfront for it, as first reported by Electrek.Tesla announced the new payment method Saturday, giving customers an alternative to paying $10,000 to have Full Self-Driving included in their car's capabilities.Tesla's website states the subscription is not a long...
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Videos of Tesla’s latest Full Self-Driving software update don’t inspire much confidence

Tesla launched the latest version of its Full Self-Driving beta after a long delay this month. Beta testers immediately started posting clips of the driver-assistance system. The software is impressive and advanced, but still gets drivers into dangerous situations. See more stories on Insider's business page. Earlier this month, Tesla rolled out a long-awaited update to its Full Self-Driving software for beta testers. It's impressive — but it still doesn't make cars autonomous. The electric-vehicle maker first beamed out access to the pre-production tech in October, and it's now in the hands of a couple thousand loyal Tesla owner...
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Elon Musk says making autonomous cars is much harder than he expected, after Tesla’s timeline for the latest’full self-driving’ software slipped again

Elon Musk said he didn't expect making a self-driving Tesla to be so difficult. Musk said Tesla's latest full self-driving (FSD) software would arrive "soon," after the timeline slipped again. "Didn't expect it to be so hard, but the difficulty is obvious in retrospect," Musk tweeted on Saturday. LoadingSomething is loading. ...