CUPERTINO (KCBS) — Apple has reportedly put a new executive in charge of its automotive project who had a hand in the development of a number of signature Apple products, from the iMac to the MacBook Air to the iPad.
The Wall Street Journal reports people familiar with the matter say Bob Mansfield is now running the top-secret Apple car unit code-named Project Titan.READ MORE: Santa Clara County Mounts Effort to Boost Vaccination Rate to Reach Herd Immunity
Neither Apple nor Mansfield confirmed the report.READ MORE: San Francisco Nightlife: Not Quite Back to Normal But Getting There
Insiders tell the Journal that Apple now has hundreds of people working on the car project. The company has never publicly acknowledged any plans to build a car.MORE NEWS: California Dodges Outages During Heat Wave But EV Owners Push Grid Capacity