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Tesla CEO Elon Musk is confident; last week, he said Tesla could achieve “level five” autonomy this year — meaning no human intervention required.
Waymo and Cruise have concentrated in relatively narrow use-cases, while Tesla’s technology could be be broadly applied.
But Waymo and Cruise are also dedicated self-driving companies, while Tesla is also producing and supporting electric vehicles.
Last week in China, Tesla CEO Elon Musk revisited his enthusiasm for the carmaker’s prospects of delivering fully-autonomous vehicles, and soon.
“I remain confident that we will have the basic functionality for level five autonomy complete this year,” he said, as reported by Bloomberg.
“I think there are no