16 Feb '15, 6pm

Is Apple going to challenge Tesla with an electric car?

Is Apple going to challenge Tesla with an electric car?

Will Apple do to the car industry what it did to the phone industry? The Apple rumor mill has recently given birth to a giant new piece of speculation: That Apple is planning to go head-to-head with Tesla by going in the electric car market. Exhibit A is a Wall Street Journal piece that cites "people familiar with the matter" who claim that a project with the code name of "Titan" is underway, with a thousand-people team under Apple Vice President Steve Zadesky, a former Ford engineer who was on the teams that created the iPod and iPhone, and Johann Jungwirth, who was Mercedes Benz's R&D chief before being hired by Apple last fall.Exhibit B is a bit more indirect, but it could nonetheless be telling: Apple and Tesla are currently engaged in a talent war , poaching each other's employees by using quarter-of-a-million-dollar signing bonuses and big salaries. Of course, Apple ...

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