The Apple company is going to accelerate the study of the own electric vehicle. It is assumed that the minivan with the logo "Apple Empire", is able to drive without a driver running iPhone, will be born as early as 2019.
As informs the Wall Street Journal, "Apple Empire" for more than one year conducting research in the field of electric vehicles. Management of the company from Cupertino is counting on this project, which has the working title of "Titan". To speed the creation of your own car the number of employees who are involved in it, was tripled. According to reliable information of the publication, currently over Applera employs about 1.8 thousand professionals.
It is known that "Apple Empire" wants to be competitive in the automotive market to start thanks to its own know-how in the field of it-technology. Auto from Apple will have improved battery, new sensors, and computer software and hardware, which are not present in other firms.
About design machine little is known. Most likely, at first it will be a minivan, but over time the line will be expanded. However the main advantage of such a machine will be able to drive without a driver. With all this 1 auto Apple may be manned.
The creation of drones is considered part of the long-term development projects of the product. Earlier it became known that the company is developing a project to create a car-drone, which will be attended by the engineers of Silicon valley, and even the experts Tesla Motors and Mercedes-Benz.
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