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Apple car project: Apple hires former head of chassis development

via:cnBeta.COM     time:2021/2/3 9:01:09     readed:153

According to foreign media reports,Apple has hired a vice president for chassis development at Porsche, which may be a step forward in the company's plan to build its own car.Recently, there are more and more rumors and reports about Apple car, and there are also news that it will be put into production soon. However, a new report points out that apple is still working on improving the design of the car itself.

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Haller was an engineer at Audi, then joined BMW and became a steering expert, then joined Porsche. In 2016, he was responsible for the overall development of chassis at Porsche and was promoted to manager of the Cayenne series a few months before his departure.

It is said that his job hopping to apple is more about challenges and opportunities than money. It is reported that his annual salary at Porsche is more than 600000 euros (721000 US dollars), while the annual salary of his new position may be more than 1 million US dollars.

At present, there is no news of Harle's resignation. His LinkedIn information still shows that he works at Porsche, but it is said that he has bid farewell to his colleagues at the end of 2020.

In fact, Harrer is not the only senior person in the auto industry who has moved from Porsche to apple. In 2016, apple invited Alexander hitzinger, director of Porsche racing, to join the project.

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