Autopilot hardware comes standard, but you have to pay to unlock the ability to use it, so you'll have to pay to play.
I'm in on one currently, but have to see some more details. The interior is still a mystery and so is the pricing and performance of the vehicle.
Testa doesn't lose money on the vehicles it sells, and they are better for the environment overall compared to ICE vehicles. But, yes, there is a lot of DISINFORMATION out there.