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NTSB head criticizes Tesla’s self-driving features, calls them ‘misleading’

*NTSB Chairwoman Jennifer Homendy called the company’s use of “Full Self-Driving” for its latest driver-assist systems “misleading.” *The comments come a day she sent a letter to Tesla CEO Elon Musk about the company not responding to recommendations issued by the safety watchdog four years ago. *The letter as well as other safety probes into Tesla crashes by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration have had little impact on the company’s stock price.

Honda to launch electric scooters—what you need to know
Honda to launch electric scooters—what you need to know

HMSI has announced that it will launch an e-scooter in India by 2023. While details about the e-scooter remain undisclosed at this point, it’s clear that Honda does not expect the product to dethrone the Activa as its chief moneymaker in the country.

Tata Motors to raise $1 billion to push EV play
Tata Motors to raise $1 billion to push EV play

The proposed fund-raise will value Tata Motors’ electric vehicle unit at $8 billion and has attracted multiple private equity funds from the US, Middle East and Southeast Asia. TPG, California Public Employees’ Retirement System, Temasek, among others, have held conversations to lead or co-lead the financing exercise, sources told TOI.