NHTSA Gets a Pat on the Back From the NTSB Concerning Tesla

The opening of a federal Tesla Autopilot crash investigation by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) has caused a different U.S. safety agency to stand and applaud.

The National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) has worked since last year to convince NHTSA to evaluate how Tesla’s Autopilot system operates in real-world driving conditions.