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Smooth out speed changes for Stop and Go

At low speeds in heavy bumper to bumper traffic, I like to engage TACC for safety. However, my passengers hate it because the system currently prioritizes maintaining a distance gap over ride smoothness.

The gap we care about should be one of reaction time, not distance, i.e. the slower we go, the closer we can safely approach the car in front. At 2 mph, we travel ~3 feet per second. The Model 3 is 15 feet long. So... more »

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Intelligent Traffic Lights for increased traffic efficiency Edited

Apologies for trying "too hard" on this, but I just really wanted the idea to be taken seriously while not knowing how.

Does it make sense to anyone else, this day in age, that you are sitting in an empty intersection with a red light for several minutes, unable to drive through or turn left. Or stuck in traffic on city streets where your green light is obscenely too short to let enough throughput.

Traffic is becoming... more »

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