Tag: Car’

Apple’s latest Tesla hire may point to powertrain for full-scale ‘Apple Car’

Signaling that it’s continuing work on a full-fledged electric car, or at least a platform, Apple has reportedly hired Tesla’s engineering VP in charge of powertrains Michael Schwekutsch. AppleInsider –… Read more »

Kuo: ‘Apple Car’ likely to launch in 2023 to 2025, fuel $2 trillion company valuation

Noted Apple analyst Ming-Chi Kuo believes the Cupertino tech giant’s autonomous vehicle aspirations — "Project Titan" — will be realized in a shipping consumer product as early as 2023, helping… Read more »

This week on AI: ‘Apple Car’ & ‘iPhone 9’ batteries, ‘iPhone 8’ leaks, Apple software updates & more

Batteries, oddly, ended up being a theme of Apple product rumors this week — including ones for the company’s possible electric car. The "iPhone 8" otherwise dominated headlines, with less… Read more »

This week on AI: Apple’s touch-enabled MacBook Pro, tough Q4 results, ‘Apple Car’ AR tech & more

The news cycle was largely controlled by Apple’s MacBook Pro press event, but the company also posted its first revenue decline in 15 years, and may have let slip new… Read more »

AppleInsider podcast talks Q3 earnings, more ‘iPhone 7’ rumors, ‘Apple Car,’ more

This week on the AppleInsider podcast, Neil and Mikey go over Apple’s earnings for the third fiscal quarter of 2016, one billion iPhones, "iPhone 7" rumors, a shake-up at "Project… Read more »

Former GM exec pans rumored ‘Apple Car’ sight unseen, calls it ‘a gigantic money pit’

Despite having no apparent personal knowledge of an Apple-built electric car, former General Motors vice chairman Bob Lutz proclaimed this week that shareholders should be "very upset" that Apple may… Read more »

Elon Musk welcomes rumored ‘Apple Car,’ reveals Tesla-to-Apple poaching at about 5:1

During electric car maker Tesla’s quarterly earnings call on Wednesday, company founder and entrepreneur Elon Musk said it would be great to see Apple enter the automotive industry, while allaying… Read more »