The urban legend that Apple is working on an electric car has been around for years. In fact, it was one of the information that Tim Cook and Elon Musk met and agreed on a vehicle. While this dream continues, the news of Hyundai meeting with Apple last month fell like a bomb on the agenda.
The producers did not deny these negotiations, and both producers were expected to sign a cooperation agreement on February 27th. Under this agreement, Hyundai would invest $ 3.5 billion to start the production of electric vehicles at the KIA plant in Georgia. After these details were revealed, communication between the two manufacturers was cut off.
According to information received today, Hyundai and Kia have officially confirmed that talks on the production of the Apple Car electric vehicle have ended. Hyundai and Kia said they received requests from various companies to develop self-driving electric vehicles, but no decision was made, as the talks were in the early stages and were not moving positively. In other words, negotiations were held with Apple and no progress was made.
The reason for the absence of this agreement is also shown as Apple’s meeting with Japanese manufacturers. After all, the thing is; Apple will realize this project, but with whom …
We think that we can only see the names Apple and Kia together in such a news.