Recently, Jiangxi Tesla Model 3 accident owner feedback, in the driving process, the vehicle suddenly automatically speed to 127 km/h, can not control the speed, and brake failure, resulting in the final collision and fire. The matter has also aroused heated discussion among netizens. On June 30, Tesla officially responded to an official investigation.
Tesla provided to the local traffic control investigation department concluded that before the accident, only the accelerator pedal depressed signal, no brake pedal was depressed signal, the scene found no brake marks.
Tesla’s brakes, like the usual car design concepts and principles, have layers of redundancy design, even if the electronic braking system fails, when the brake pedal is pressed, pure hydraulic braking function can still be achieved.
In addition, Tesla said it would cooperate with the local traffic police investigation and expected to issue an accident warrant in the near future.
From the previously exposed accident footage, the owner of the Tesla Model 3 vehicle, driving at high speed in the traffic, all the way to avoid 40 or 50 vehicles, several times are rubbing towards the vehicle’s body, the picture is very thrilling.
In response to what some netizens call the misuse of the accelerator, the owner’s family responded that the owner has been driving for nearly 20 years and can avoid so many vehicles at high speeds of 127km/h, and will not make such low-level mistakes while driving.
However, Tesla’s official conclusions, which conflict with the owner’s claim that the brakes were faulty, conflict with the truth of the matter, and further investigation is needed. We will also continue to pay close attention to this matter.