The spotlight is back on the iCar as Tesla's vehicle engineering chief returns to Apple
Doug Field, former Apple VP of Mac hardware, and also former Tesla VP of engineering, is now back at Apple and working on the company's secretive Project Titan, Daring Fireball's John Gruber has found out.
Field worked at Apple as VP of Product Design and VP of Mac hardware from 2008 to 2013 before moving to Tesla. But after the company was initially unable to ramp up Model 3 production quickly enough, Tesla CEO Elon Musk overtook Field's duties in April 2018, and Field left the company shortly afterwards.
Now that Field's back at Apple, does it mean the company is serious about building a car again? It's possible, but I wouldn't bet on it. Read more...More about Apple, Tesla, Doug Field, Tech, and Transportation