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Tesla Takes Safety To The Next Level With New Patents & New Internal Crash Lab

October 17th, 2019 | by Kyle Field

Tesla is looking for new ways to improve the crash structure with more robust "crash can" designs, according to a patent granted to the company this week. As defined in the patent, the crash can is the geometric structure of a vehicle designed to crumple in the event of a crash. Tesla defines a crash can as containing the following characteristics



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