Autopilot saves an Uber driver from a moron, Model S saves a family from a falling tree, the P90D Ludicrous dazzles Motor Trend, and more.
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Here's a link to photos of the tree that fell on the Model S: http://www.teslamotorsclub.com/showthread.php/56122-Woman-and-child-saved-by-the-Model-S-in-a-landslide
Here's a link to the video of Autopilot saving the Uber driver: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9X-5fKzmy38
Around 5 min there was a question about how much Elon is involved in the engineering and design process. I agree with your answer.
In the following video at 32:00 a Tesla engineer provides more insight about this: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ErA3QEZ41ME#t=32m00s