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Features that should be standard (Not AP)

Discussion in 'Model S: Driving Dynamics' started by zarman, Mar 29, 2019.

  1. zarman

    zarman Member

    Mar 28, 2018
    Newcastle ca
    I have driven many other vehicles over the years and the Model S I now own is pleasure to drive even without Auto Pilot. In my area which is very rural I felt AP would have been unnecessary. BUT I wonder why Tesla does not have Traffic Aware Cruise Control as a standard feature. Every car made after 2016 I have ever driven does. Even a cheap little Toyota Corolla. This would be an easy update via the software and not infringe on the AP/Autosteer users' enhanced system.
  2. Tam

    Tam Well-Known Member

    Nov 25, 2012
    Visalia, CA
    My guess is money.

    Tesla wants you to pay $3,000 more as an optional feature instead of including it as standard.

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