The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration said five people have been killed in the crashes and six others were seriously hurt.
The feature allows drivers to go through four-way intersections without actually stopping.
California has charged a man with vehicular manslaughter after a Tesla he had on autopilot ran a red light and killed two people in 2019. The charges appear to be the first of their kind in the U.S.
Tesla is recalling certain Model 3 and Model S vehicles sold in the U.S. over rear camera and trunk issues, the NHTSA said.
A feature called "Passenger Play" enables drivers to play video games, the highway safety agency said.
The crash has prompted an investigation by U.S. auto safety regulators. “The car went into the wrong lane and I was hit by another driver in the lane next to my lane,” the driver wrote.
An analyst calculated Musk has about $10 billion in taxes coming due to stock options.
Owen Diaz alleged in a lawsuit that he was harassed and faced “daily racist epithets,” including the “N-word,” while working at Tesla’s Fremont plant in 2015 and 2016 before quitting.
The investigation covers 765,000 vehicles, almost everything that Tesla has sold in the U.S. since the start of the 2014 model year. Of the crashes identified by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration as part of the investigation, 17 people were injured and one was killed.