Apple reportedly considering buying McLaren for some reason

Apple may or may not be building a car, and now a report by the Financial Times indicates the company is in talks with British carmaker McLaren about a potential acquisition. Apple is allegedly considering either a full-on purchase or a ‘strategic investment’ in the automaker; negotiations started ‘several months ago.’ But McLaren makes luxury sports cars and race vehicles, both of which seem at odds with previous reports that Apple is building a car for the masses. On one hand, there are a myriad of automakers more compatible with Apple’s goals. On the other, it’s possible Apple wants to...