Driver never saw the parked firetruck and didn’t brake, neither did the car.
Pact requires him to get lawyer’s approval before writing about Tesla topics that weren’t previously disclosed.
Elon Musk has repeatedly denied there is a demand problem for the company’s three vehicles.
He predicts the electric car maker will set manufacturing and sales records in the current quarter.
The spat began last year when Musk tweeted that he had secured the funding to take Tesla private when he did not.
The company only delivered 63,000 vehicles in the quarter, down 31% from 2018’s fourth quarter.
The Model Y is an SUV and is expected to share many of the same underpinnings as its lower-cost sedan, the Model 3.
Tesla had about $11 billion in debt at the end of 2018.
Alleged Musk broke the agreement by tweeting without company approval.
He is the latest in a long line of top executives to depart the Palo Alto, California, electric car and solar panel company.
Tesla disputed the AAA study results.
Maxwell Technologies will help the manufacturer of electric vehicles cut production costs.
Follows Beijing’s announcement it would end restrictions this year on foreign ownership of electric vehicle producers.
Automaker is cutting prices by $2,000 to offset the phase-out of federal electric vehicle tax credits.
The company earned US$311.5 million during the three months ending in September.