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Apple Hires Self-Driving Car Startup Founder and Former BMW Exec Ulrich Kranz

6 days ago   |   By Mac Rumors

Former BMW senior executive and self-driving vehicle startup founder Ulrich Kranz has taken on a role at Apple working on the company's autonomous car project, reports Bloomberg .
Kranz founded Canoo, a self-driving car startup that he left earlier this year. Prior to creating Canoo, Kranz helped to develop the i3 and i8 vehicles at BMW, where he was employed for 30 years.
According to Bloomberg , Kranz's hiring is a sign that Apple is determined to build a self-driving vehicle that will rival Tesla. Kranz will report to Apple Car lead Doug Fields, who works under AI chief John...
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Bloomberg: Apple hires BMW veteran who led i3 development help lead its electric car team

Bloomberg: Apple hires BMW veteran who led i3 development help lead its electric car team

6 days ago   |   By 9to5Mac

Apple has hired a former BMW executive to help lead the team working on the rumored Apple Car “Project Titan.” According to Bloomberg , Apple hired Ulrich Kranz within “recent weeks” to work alongside Doug Field leading the Apple Car development.
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