In a tweet shared Thursday morning, CEO Elon Musk confirms that the feature will be available in about six weeks, and will enable owners to control their vehicles remotely from the app as long as they are in the car's line of sight.
The company has disclosed that it had received a subpoena from the Securities and Exchange Commission, and an informal request for information from the Department of Justice.
The Model 3 saloon, a more affordable auto than Tesla's previous models, is seen as crucial to the company's future and Mr Musk has described Tesla's push to make enough vehicles as "production hell".
Khashoggi murder: Turkish leader blames Saudi state directly
Trump has called the affair "one of the worst cover-ups in history", but warned halting a Saudi arms deal would harm U.S. jobs. The murder, initially covered up by Saudi officials, caused a diplomatic crisis between Saudi Arabia and its allies.
Elon Musk doesn't think that Apple products "blow people's minds" in the same way that they did at one point in time.
The Wall Street Journal reported last month that the FBI is doing a criminal investigation into whether Tesla misled investors by overstating Model 3 production forecasts.
Early a year ago the Palo Alto, California, company announced plans to produce up to 5,000 Model 3s a week by the end of 2017.
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Security forces are now searching for the unknown gunmen who carried out the terror attack on the bus, the sources said. Friday's assault marked the second attack on christians heading to the Saint Samuel monastery in as many years.
But now Tesla seems to finally be taking a step toward the vision the company first laid out in 2016. The company ultimately made only just 2,425 in the entire fourth quarter.
Tesla has a $US2 billion investment from the Saudis, and was linked to a further injection of cash from the regime after Mr Musk tweeted in August that he had secured funding to take Tesla private.
The US Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) is looking into claims that the electric carmarker has made over production of its Model 3 sedans past year.
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Khashoggi disappeared October 2 after visiting the consulate in Istanbul to get documents he needed to marry his Turkish fiancee. Khashoggi was tortured and decapitated inside the Saudi Arabian consulate in Istanbul, the reports said, citing Turkish sources.