It was only a matter of time. Drivers have been looking for loopholes to get out of traffic tickets since the dawn of the automobile. There was the Arizona woman in 2006 who sought to get out of a ticket for driving in the HOV lane, citing her unborn child as the “second person” in the vehicle. (It didn’t work.)
This time, a Tesla Model X driver in the Netherlands is attempting to get out of a ticket for distracted driving while using a mobile device by claiming that his car was on Autopilot, therefore he wasn’t distracted driving.
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