Apple and BMW may resume talks in the future. Apple executives have visited BMW plant in Leipzig, Germany. They are all impressed with the way BMW manufacture their cars. A senior BMW source said:
“Apple executives were impressed with the fact that we abandoned traditional approaches to car making and started afresh. It chimed with the way they do things too.”
Apple is reportedly have an interest to build their own car but it seems like they want to do it alone. Back in March, BMW and Apple have work on connecting BMW cars with Apple devices. The result was impressive. Now the owner for the BMW i3 and i8 able to unlock their cars with Apple Watch. Although current arrangement for new Apple car platform was put on hold, it does not stop both companies to resume in the future.
Previously, Apple was reportedly have an interest to use the BMW i3 platform as their future Apple car. While Google have Google Auto, Apple now working on secret project and hiring a lot of experts from automotive industry to be part of the team.