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Tesla got into the ring with this April Fools’ Day prank — a Model S programmed to avoid getting a ticket.

This video demonstrates the Tesla Model S “Ticket Avoidance Mode,” which includes turning on the windshield wipers and even the car moving itself. Knowing where tech is headed with self-driving cars, we wouldn’t doubt if this ticket-avoiding Tesla is actually in the works.

Tesla had quite the day yesterday, also posting an April Fools’ prank that it was launching a watch:

If you missed any of the other rad pranks tech companies let loose yesterday, here’s your chance to relive the glory.

Very clever, Tesla.

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