Xpeng, the Chinese electric vehicle maker, wants to release it's flying car to the public by 2024.
Tesla is being investigated because of crashes involving its cars and stationary emergency vehicles.
It's already moved away from traditional V8 and V12 engines to hybrids like the Valkyrie hypercar.
Could the pre-existing business relationship bring about the rumoured Apple Car?
The use of non-disclosure agreements to access beta software has also been targeted.
The jury found that Tesla failed to take steps to prevent race-based harassment.
The other driver was arrested after causing US$45,000 worth of damage to the Tesla.
Kiwis hoping to snare one will have to wait, with no reservations for NZ available.
CEO Elon Musk has repeatedly defending the company's Autopilot system.