We don’t know very much about the Apple Car, despite there being rumors about the project for several years now. The bits and pieces we have heard have suggested serious delays, and now one report is claiming Apple is trying to avoid more by doing everything solo.
This comes at a time that Apple has also reportedly hired Apple watch head Kevin Lynch to lead the Apple Car project following a major defection to Ford.
The strategy shift seems insane when you think about it. Apple is well known for preferring to keep a lot of its work in house, but there’s a huge difference between designing your own iPhone and MacBook chips and building an autonomous EV.
The report in question comes from Korea’s Mail Economic Daily, and claims Apple is now reopening a hardware research division to go about creating the Apple Car on its own. This is despite reports that the company has been in touch with several automakers, with the most recent rumors claiming a…