Wanted to share as Tesla Motors was mentioned and George specifically as well for his former role at Apple. Personally I see Apple maybe partnering with an automaker like TM but not making their own car... EVER!
TM will engineer a reverse takeover of Apple and begin making tPads as a sideline. They will have wheels, and come when you call them.
What?! Steve Jobs is dead?!!
This is the most intriguing combination idea on this forum... It would be way smarter for Apple to buy TM than for TM to sell out to another car company. Who needs wrist iWatches you can drive a tPad! And can you imagine Apple with Elon in tge executive unite? Brilliant. and for TM it would mean access to unlimited capital, corporate credibility, etc. Great idea.
TM is a tech company, not a car company so it would be a fantastic marriage!
Maybe not. If they made Elon CEO it might work, but yes, Steve Jobs is dead, and his successors are running on his fumes.
One might first want to put Elon and Tim in the sandbox together to see if they play nice.
Any Cupertino Apple employees among the ranks of present and future Model S owners here? With a parking spot next to the executives?
Be careful what you ask for. You might get it--and not like it very much.
Apple should do it just to get Elon as the CEO of the combined firm. Not saying I would want this as I like him focused on building the next great car.
Aside from being focused on moving to Mars and selling a million tickets at $½million ea. to those who want to accompany him, and setting up hyperloops, and designing a VTOL electric jetliner, and providing free Supercharger access around the world, and ...
The latest rumours call for Toyota to acquire at 50% stock premium...
Both Toyota and Mercedes have doe in th cookie
dough in the cookie? MB has first refusal.