Elon Musk claims he tried selling Tesla to Apple but Tim Cook wasn’t interested – TechCrunch

Tesla The stock’s miraculously bizarre 2020 could have been Apple in a different way Tim Cook Agreed for a meeting in recent years, or so Elon Musk says.

Reaction to Reuters recent news Apple has not abandoned its electric car program and is still following plans to build a physical vehicle, Musk tweeted that in the “darkest days” of expanding the production of the Model 3, it reached out Apple CEO Tim Cook and Teselino gained Tesla by increasing the company’s chances. Musk says Cook refused to take the meeting.

TechCrunch has reached out to Apple for comment.

Musk’s short tweet did not clarify when that timeline was, although public information was given about Tesla’s production of the Model 3, which was likely to take place between 2017 and 2019. In relation to Musk’s proposed sale price, Tesla’s 1 / 10th of its current market capitalization is approximately $ 60 billion. , Which is not far from the public value of the stock last year before reaching stratospheric heights in recent months.

Although Tesla is valued at more than $ 600 billion on the public markets after joining the S&P 500 this week, most Wall Street analysts have been deeply disappointed by the stock’s recent growth, which is due to Tesla’s products and the youth behind it And for the first time, there is an outstanding CEO due to the rally of investors.