Instead, the new Sentry Mode mode in Tesla electric cars showed its usefulness quickly. The police arrested a woman who was vandalized against a car by the Sentry Mode.
In recent years, the amount of compensation that Tesla electric vehicles receive as a result of other people's actions has increased. The automaker responded to this by releasing a new DVR function, which allows you to record the environment in the car park using autopilot system cameras. And last month after the next firmware update, Sentry Mode became available to Tesla electric vehicle owners.
Tesla Model 3 owner, Rafael Santoni, acted Sentry Mode in his car and was able to record the process of deliberate vandalism on the woman's behalf. She parked her car next to Raphael Model 3, and then several times on the electric car door, damaging her paintwork. The entire damage process was recorded on the camera at Sentry Mode. Including, the plague was caught. According to the video, the damage was caused deliberately and deliberately. According to Rafael Santoni, the auto repair shop estimated the damage at $ 900.
Rafael Santoni contacted the police and, thanks to the available record of the incident, the woman was arrested. The owner of the electric car notes that this woman is not known, because personal revenge can certainly be excluded. Her motivation remains unknown. Recently, however, the incidence of vandalism against electric vehicles.