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Tesla’s first autopilot crash in China raises questions about whether salespeople in the country are marketing the vehicles as ‘self-driving’

2 months ago
Sky Canaves
uo Zhen, the driver involved in the accident, and other Tesla users in China say the company's sales staff has been describing vehicles as being capable of driving themselves.
By Sky Canaves
Sky Canaves previously reported for The Wall Street Journal in Beijing and Hong Kong, where she covered media, culture, social issues, and legal affairs, and served as the founding editor and lead writer of the WSJ’s China Real Time site. Prior to becoming a journalist, Sky worked in the China corporate law practice of Baker & McKenzie, and she has also taught journalism and media law at the University of Hong Kong. She speaks Mandarin and has accumulated more than a decade's experience living, studying and working in China.