SANTA CLARITA, CA (KCAL / KCBS / CNN) – These modern cars can do anything. And maybe some things you shouldn't.
A Tesla driver is caught on video asleep behind the wheel of a highway in Los Angeles. (Source: KCAL_KCBS, KCAL, KCBS, Clint Olivier, CNN)
A couple in California were driving near Los Angeles when they spotted someone in a Tesla strip above her. This is not so unusual, but the driver seems to be asleep.
Yes, naps while traveling on the main interstate at 70 to 75 mph.
The whole thing was captured on video.
Teslas come with
"The autopilot is designed to be used with a completely careful driver who has his hands on the steering wheel and is ready to take over at any time,"
The couple who recorded the video did not call the police, because he stated that in the end the driver woke up and no one was injured.
The car stayed in its lane all the time.