In a statement on its Facebook page Ticino fire brigade said: 'The violent impact of Lithium-ion batteries could probably have caused a phenomenon called "thermal runaway", i.e. a rapid and unstoppable increase in temperature'. According to the report, the main problem in terms of fire risk for electric vehicles lies in the so-called "thermal runaway". "A system that, on balance, saves lives & reduces injuries should be released". The study notes, however, that this occurs only in extreme conditions.
That Facebook post has since been deleted with a less detailed post published in its place (see below).
Sensex zooms as BJP leads in Karnataka elections 2018
The 30-share Sensex surged over 436 points in early trade and the NSE Nifty soared almost 128 points before making a U-turn. Sector-wise, healthy buying was witnessed in banking, capital goods, metals, consumer durables and automobile stocks.
We spoke with Tesla to learn the extent of updates and found five updates that have been rolled out to existing Model 3 owners.
The crash is one of several Tesla accidents now under investigation.
Storm clouds have gathered over Tesla ever since the Model 3 went into production.
A Model S owner has told police that Autopilot was engaged when she crashed into a parked firetruck in Utah last week.
Twitter's Algorithms Know How To Identify Trolls
Twitter is ramping up its efforts to filter out negative tweets in searches and conversations. And once you name is on the list, Twitter will hide your tweets so no one sees them.
NTSB spokesman Keith Holloway told the Deseret News, as of Monday evening, the agency had not opened an investigation into the Friday crash in South Jordan but would make an announcement if that status changed. It is not known whether the autopilot function of the Tesla auto was activated at the time.
A US traffic safety regulator on May 2 contradicted Tesla's claim that the agency had found that its Autopilot technology significantly reduced crashes.
Jonas was one of the analysts who was stunned earlier this month during Tesla's first-quarter earnings call , when CEO Elon Musk dismissed many of their questions as "stupid" and "boring". He has managed and overseen start ups in Mining, Shipping, Technology and Financial Services.
US Open Champion Lucas Glover's Wife Arrested for Domestic Violence
Lucas released a statement on Twitter this morning explaining the situation and asked for the public to respect their privacy. After the tournament, he said, she blew up on him in front of his mother and the couple's children.