Musk says Tesla's new A.I. chip is probably coming within six months

Elon Musk, chairman and CEO of Tesla Motors.

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Elon Musk, chairman and CEO of Tesla Motors.

Tesla CEO Elon Musk said that the next generation of hardware for autonomous driving will probably be available by early next year.

On last week’s earnings call, Musk touted the strengths of the coming Autopilot hardware, which will include an artificial intelligence processor developed by Tesla. But he didn’t say when the technology, which the company started working on about three years ago, would be available to car owners.

In a tweet on Wednesday, one day after announcing his intention to take his company private, Musk indicated that customers…

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