Why Did Apple Register Car-Related Domain Names, Including Apple.Car?


Tech giant Apple seems to be planning something related to cars.

Mac Rumors reported that Apple recently registered a three auto-related domain names.

The domain names, apple.car, apple.cars and apple.auto, were registered by Apple through sponsoring registrar MarkMonitor Inc. in December 2015, according to the publication.

There are rumors that Apple is working on Apple Car, the company’s much-rumored electric vehicle project.

The company has a private team engaged in building an electric vehicle, which could be revealed in 2019 or 2020, according to multiple reports over the past year, Mac Rumors reported.

According to rumors, Apple Car, allegedly called Project Titan internally, is being built by engineers that were recruited Apple from Tesla, Ford, GM, Samsung, A123 Systems, Nvidia.