Hyundai Sonata Sedan new generation was the first production model with multi-media complex, able to work with the application Android Auto from Google. Sales of cars started in the US car market.
Android Auto is not an independent firmware for the infotainment system. This is a special program that allows you to synchronize the smartphone with full multimedia complex. Connect gadget through USB-cable, and then installed on the smartphone applications are displayed on the display car, while the screen of the phone is locked.
In particular, the driver can use the maps Google, put your favorite music stored in the phone’s memory, make phone calls and dictate text messages. Control of going through a touch screen, using the buttons on the steering wheel or voice commands.
The application also has the function of Google Now, which allows, for example, to build their routes reminder. Service alone will guide the way to the desired destination based on the records in the personal calendar of the owner of the car and on the basis of a specific location.
The Hyundai said that Android Auto program is now available for customers ‘Sonata’ 2015 model year, equipped with multimedia complex with an eight-inch touch screen. Clients of the South Korean brand, bought a sedan earlier can come to the dealer and download the application for free. The manufacturer has promised that in the future it will be available on the North American site Hyundai.
In the US, the new Hyundai Sonata is offered with a 185-horsepower 2.4 aspirated, as well as 1,6 and 2,0-liter turbo engine, developing 178 and 245 horsepower respectively. Transmission – six-step “automatic” or semidiapazonny “robot” with two clutches. The most affordable “Sonata” with Android Auto will cost 21 thousand 975 dollars.