Report: LeEco’s self-driving car was actually piloted by remote control and designed by Faraday Future
|12/16/2016||Posted by BusinessMediaguide.Com under General World News||
Chinese company LeEco is running into some more trouble with its electric car plans.
Buzzfeed News reported today that LeEco leaned on Faraday Future, the startup it has a strategic partnership with, to design its self-driving car, the LeSee. LeEco’s CEO Jia Yueting is a personal investor in Faraday Future.
Faraday Future employees were pulled off their core projects to work on LeSee car that was shown on stage at an event in April. The car, said to boast autonomous capabilities at the event, was actually being piloted backstage via a remote control, Buzzfeed reported.
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