Hyundai Brings Apple CarPlay Into The New 2015 Sonata
NEW YORK, April 16, 2014
NEW YORK, April 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ --Hyundai's core interior design
principles are safety, intuitiveness and simplicity. With these principlesin
mind, Hyundai will bring Apple^® CarPlay functionality to the 2015 Sonata.
CarPlay is the smarter,safer and easier way to use iPhone in the car and
gives iPhone^® users the features they want whileallowing them to stay
focused on the road.
HYUNDAI BRINGS APPLE CARPLAY INTO THE NEW 2015 SONATA
Hyundai's latest Audio Video Navigation (AVN) systems are already recognized
for their beautiful,yet intuitive interface and advanced feature set. Our
engineers took advantage of the vivid eight-inch touchscreen to integrate
CarPlay for an experience that iPhone users will instantly recognize. ASonata
equipped with CarPlay, lets drivers have the ability to make calls, use Maps,
listen to musicand access messages.With CarPlay, Siri provides drivers an
eyes-free experience by responding torequests through voice commands and can
be easily accessed directly through the Voice button onthe steering
wheel.Using a Lighting connector, CarPlay works with iPhone 5s, iPhone 5c
andiPhone 5 running the latest version of iOS 7.
By integrating CarPlay into our core-volume Sonata, Hyundai is one of the
first volume manufacturers tobring CarPlay to market and it will be available
on 2015 Sonatas equipped with navigation later inthe 2015 model year. For
more information about CarPlay, visit:http://www.apple.com/ios/carplay/.
HYUNDAI MOTOR AMERICA
Hyundai Motor America, headquartered in Fountain Valley, Calif., is a
subsidiary of Hyundai Motor Co. of Korea. Hyundai vehicles are distributed
throughout the United States by Hyundai Motor America and are sold and
serviced through more than 820 dealerships nationwide. All Hyundai vehicles
sold in the U.S. are covered by the Hyundai Assurance program, which includes
the 5-year/60,000-mile fully transferable new vehicle limited warranty,
Hyundai's 10-year/100,000-mile powertrain limited warranty, and five years of
complimentary Roadside Assistance. These services include Automatic Collision
Notification, Enhanced Roadside Assistance, Vehicle Diagnostic Alert, Monthly
Vehicle Health Report and in-vehicle service scheduling.
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