Tesla refutes owner claims of Model X sudden acceleration before crash

2016 Tesla Model X P90D after crash while owner was parking  [photo: owner 'Prizant']

It started with a post two days ago on the owners’ forum on the Tesla Motors website. In it, an owner with the user name “Puzant” claimed that a five-day-old Tesla Model X electric SUV had accelerated out of control while parking. Yesterday, Tesla denied that claim, and issued a statement saying that its log data on the car’s operation showed that… …read more