Recently became aware of the fact that Apple attracted to its ranks of former Vice-President of engineering of Tesla Michael Svetocha. It is anticipated that it will help the cupertinos to work on project Titan.
As usual, Apple has neither confirmed nor denied information about the hiring of new employees. However, network sources claim that Svetoch head Special Projects Group, which is engaged in the secret development by Apple. In a list of secret projects Apple company includes Project Titan.
As for former employers Svetocha, during his career he has worked in big companies such as BorgWarner, GKN Driveline and Tesla. In addition, he put his hand to the creation of electric and hybrid powertrains for the BMW i8, the Fiat 500eV, Volvo XC90, and Porsche 918 Spyder.
Recall that some time ago it became known that Apple has fired about 200 employees who worked on the road project. The sources noted that in the first place got laid off engineers. Some of them have offered to continue to work on other projects.