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Tesla says reports of unintended acceleration in its cars are 'completely false'

29 days ago   |   By Business Insider

Tesla called a petition alleging 127 instances of unintended acceleration in the electric-car maker's vehicles "completely false."
Every time it has examined the data on a vehicle after a driver said it accelerated without their direction, Tesla has determined the car did not do that.
Toyota and Lexus faced similar reports of unintentional acceleration in 2009, which the US Department of Transportation concluded were the result of driver error or improperly-installed floor mats.
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