Tesla accused of fraud, falsely advertising 'autopilot' technology.

Drivers are suing Tesla, a producer of electric vehicles.

claims that the business has misled customers regarding

Its autopilot system's capabilities were sold as an add-on for its vehicles for thousands of dollars.

Briggs Matsko, a Tesla customer, claimed that the autopilot upgrade on his 2018 Tesla Model X cost him $5,000.

There was a Tesla automobile nearby,

frequently expressing explicitly that it would happen by the end of that year or "during the next year"

According to the lawsuit USA TODAY reviewed.

A number of claims about Tesla's Advanced Driver Assistance Systems were cited in the lawsuit (the name of its autopilot technology)