When Android Auto was first introduced, your only option for using it was to buy a brand new car. But soon enough, third-party head units (like the lovely Sony one pictured above) started showing up. Now that you can run the full Android Auto interface on your phone, you don't strictly need a compatible head unit, but they're getting cheaper anyways.
The 2019 Lincoln MKC gets a revised front fascia with Lincoln's new signature grille, as well as standard Apple CarPlay, Android Auto, and Wi-Fi. Lincoln dealers will also pick it up for free and drop off a loaner car when needed.
Android Auto is now available on some Alfa Romeo models, as well as one more Fiat and two head unit manufacturers
Android Auto has been hitting more and more cars. Having just reached one Italian car manufacturer, Google's in-car OS has just spread to another: Alfa Romeo. Two models are listed as compatible, with another two as 'coming soon.' It's also reached another Fiat and two aftermarket head unit companies you've probably never heard of.
Driving the 2018 Hyundai Accent is proof that the idea of basic transportation has evolved. Like its sister vehicle, the 2018 Kia Rio, the 2018 Accent offers Android Auto and Apple CarPlay, two apps that are bringing new features and in-car connectivity to more consumers across a wide range of segments, including entry-level vehicles bought
Google announced they have redesigned Google Maps and will be rolling it out to users over the upcoming weeks across "all Google products that incorporate Google Maps, including the Assistant, Search, Earth, and Android Auto...
At $33,050 drive-away, this is the top of the range in the new generation Impreza sedan line-up. Standard fare includes Apple CarPlay, Android Auto and built-in navigation, dual zone air-conditioning, sunroof, leather seats, LED headlights that turn with the steering and adaptive cruise control. Warranty is three years/unlimited kilometres Routine servicing paid up front costs $1298 for three years, which is cheaper than Subaru has been in the recent past, but still not exactly a bargain. Intervals are 12,500km/12 months. After three years, service costs rise dramatically.
The Kia Stinger is one of the company's most highly-anticipated products but can it hold its own against pricey competitors such as the Audi A5 Sportback and BMW 4-Series Gran Coupe? Alex on Autos decided to find out and come away pretty impressed as the Stinger starts at $31,900 and even base models come nicely equipped with leather upholstery, heated front seats, and a 7-inch infotainment system with Android Auto and Apple CarPlay compatibility
The dashboard tech in the X5 SUV features a larger screen, wireless Apple CarPlay and many more features that are great for iPhone users, but where's Android Auto?
The 2018 Subaru Crosstrek upgrades with more full-featured dashboard infotainment, standard Android Auto and Apple CarPlay, plus a cool hidden feature.
Another Google Pixel 2 problem has surfaced, this time involving the Android Auto platform that connects Android devices with the user's vehicle. Google is not yet out of the woods with two high-profile issues involving the Pixel 2 and Pixel 2 XL, so ...
Google's problems with the Pixel 2 XL just keeps piling on. First there were the issues with the display, Android Auto, and poor audio-recording quality, and now some units are arriving without an Android operating system.
The Google Pixel 2 XL is turning into a bit of a problem child for the Mountain View firm. Heavy criticism of the 'lifeless' OLED panel have been followed up by reports of an audio recording issue. Others have cited problems with Android Auto and now ...