Apple Car adds to its team, recruits Lamborghini veteran Luigi Taraborrelli

“Bloomberg” reported that Apple recently hired Luigi Taraborrelli, a senior development executive of Lamborghini for the Apple Car team, to lead the Apple Car team to accelerate the development of self-driving cars. Luigi Taraborrelli has worked at Lamborghini for 20 years as head of Lamborghini Automotive Chassis and Vehicle Dynamics, the people said.

“Bloomberg” believes that Luigi Taraborrelli joined the Apple Car team representing Apple after years of setbacks and turmoil, trying to sprint production cars. Luigi Taraborrelli will be one of the most senior executives of Apple’s electric car team, and may also bring some exotic car styles.

Apple Car adds to its team, recruits Lamborghini veteran Luigi Taraborrelli

In addition to designing the Huracan Sterrato off-road vehicle and the Asterion concept car, Luigi Taraborrelli also designed Urus, Huracan and Aventador during Lamborghini. According to LinkedIn information, the project in charge includes Lamborghini chassis, as well as handling, suspension, steering (steering), braking, rims, etc.

According to rumors, Apple’s goal is to launch car products around 2025; and Apple’s ambition is to build a car without a steering wheel or accelerator pedal, that is, a complete self-driving car.

It’s just that this ambition also makes people doubt whether it is feasible to launch in 2025, and the frequent personnel changes of the Apple Car team, from time to time news of senior executives leaving for a short time.