Apple is in a limited partnership with rental car provider Hertz, giving Apple the ability to put its technology to the test and expand its presence on the streets in a highly public way.
Apple Confirmed that..
We are testing Lexus RX450h SUV models leased from Donlen to test our self-driving technology
Also, Apple is leasing six cars from Hertz’s Donlen. In all, that would double the number of cars Apple actually has on the road, to a still relatively small dozen total autonomous vehicles on public roads.
The partnership could prove to be a major step forward for “Project Titan“.