The transportation industry is no stranger to wicked problems. And yesterday Tesla CEO Elon Musk added one more. Musk announced the second part of his Tesla Master Plan (Master Plan, part deux), where he described Tesla’s ambitious new endeavors - including a plan to build autonomous (self-driving) semi trucks.
If you haven’t been following Tesla over its 10 year history, they are an American up-start car company that has made good on each of its seemingly impossible promises. They built a fully electric vehicle that can travel from coast to coast, their Autopilot technology can steer the car within its lane, and they are gearing up for the production of the first ‘electric car for the masses’.