Google countered with updates to its expanding Android Auto system
, which got Assistant capability last year.
The Polestar 2 is on track to be the first car with a native Android Auto system
, requiring no smartphone pairing or mirroring to access core features of Google's popular mobile operating system.
The new Android Auto system
will be offered later this year.
The Android Auto system will be available on the 2015 Hyundai Sonata with Navigation.
The Android Auto systems brings the functionality of an Android-powered smartphone to the vehicle's eight-inch touchscreen.
Auto Business News-June 26, 2014--Volvo to equip 2015 XC90 with new Android Auto system
Volvo Car Corporation, a Sweden-based automaker, is equipping its 2015 XC90 with the new Android Auto system.
To keep passengers fully connected, Geely has installed multiple connectivity systems on the GS including Apple CarPlay and Android Auto systems
which are connected via Geely's self-developed G-Netlink, allowing music, videos, radio and television to be played via the eight-inch screen in the centre console.
It features a new steering wheel, eight-inch touch screen that supports Apple Car Play and Android Auto systems
. Sorento will face fierce competition from the Toyota Fortuner model which has also been assembled locally.
Standard equipment across the range includes alloy wheels and an Intellilink colour infotainment touchscreen compatible with the latest Apple CarPlay and Android Auto systems
, via which you can duplicate the functionality of your smartphone handset onto your car's infotainment screen to access maps and message reading.
It features an updated version of the brand's IntelliLink infotainment system, which includes both Apple CarPlay and Android Auto systems
for interfacing with a smartphone, and glare-free IntelliLux LED headlights, lane-keeping assistance, traffic-sign recognition, blind-spot monitoring and active parking assistance.