Because there continues to be some confusion about what Hyundai models will have Android Auto and Apple CarPlay we have contacted Hyundai public relations for clarification. Some models remain in CarPlay and Android Auto limbo
At AUTO Connected Car News and Wireless and Mobile News, we frequently read through support forums to see what is going on with new devices. From Apple Forums we were able to see issues with
Hyundai is now supporting Android Auto and Apple CarPlay in more models. There were some reports around the beginning of the year about the updates needed for Apple CarPlay to work with 2015 Hyundai Sonatas.
At the LA Auto Show, more automakers announced Android Auto and Apple CarPlay features in their future models. We have added more automakers to the AUTO Connected Car News’ list of vehicle models that support
Strategy Analytics analysis of infotainment services show consumers at odds within themselves for what they want and like. A telematics study found drivers want telematics. Another study found that automaker infotainment navigation and search is
Volkswagen of America announced the release of a new advertising campaign that shows off the MIB II infotainment system with App-Connect. App-Connect allows for smartphone connections through Apple CarPlay, Google Android Auto and MirrorLink. VW
Android Auto has received an update and developers can now use a simulator called “The Desktop Head Unit. Android Auto allows Android smartphone users to connect Android Lollipop smartphones to the car’s head unit for
Volkswagen American announced its new MIB II infotainment system for 2016 models will be at dealers soon. Features of Volkswagen Car-Net include “App-Connect” through Apple CarPlay, Android Auto and MirrorLink, “Security & Service” and “Guide
The Android Auto software update is available free for Hyundai Sonata owners with 8″ Navigation systems at MyHyundai.com. The installation will take about an hour and requires the software be downloaded from a computer onto
Honda at the opening of its Silicon Valley R&D facility, unveiled the new 2016 Accord with Apple CarPlay and Android Auto. The 2016 Accord will be the first Honda model to feature both Apple CarPlay
Chevy is launching a new feature for smartphone owners who want to maintain their cool– Active Phone Cooling. The feature will be available in Chevy vehicles, including the 2016 Impala and Malibu with wireless charging.
Apple CarPlay for compatible iPhones will be offered in all 2016 Buick Regal and LaCrosse models, Android Auto will be launched later. GMC also announced Apple CarPlay capability for the 2016 Canyon, Yukon and Sierra.