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Will Apple CarPlay, Android Auto Be Available for My Car?

By Mike Hanley on Wed Mar 22 05:00:29 GMT-06:00 2017


CARS.COM — Apple CarPlay and Android Auto smartphone connectivity has spread rapidly and is currently available in hundreds of cars. The familiarity and ease of use of these systems are high points, but some brands still don't offer the technology.… Read More

Will Apple CarPlay, Android Auto Be Available for My Car?

By Mike Hanley on Wed Mar 22 05:00:29 GMT-06:00 2017

CARS.COM — Apple CarPlay and Android Auto smartphone connectivity has spread rapidly and is currently available in hundreds of cars. The familiarity and ease of use of these systems are high points, but some brands still don't offer the technology.… Read More

Toyota Goes Keyless With Car Sharing

By Nick Kurczewski on Wed Nov 02 10:48:52 GMT-06:00 2016

CARS.COM — Toyota is following the likes of BMW, Mercedes-Benz and GM into the world of car sharing thanks to a new partnership with San Francisco-based Getaround. Related: Car-Sharing Showdown: GM's Maven vs. Zipcar Unlike other car-sharing companies, many of… Read More

IPhone 7 Works Flawlessly in These Cars

By Joe Bruzek on Wed Oct 05 05:30:08 GMT-06:00 2016

CARS.COM — Anytime a popular smartphone like the iPhone is updated you hope there aren't issues integrating it with your car. We grabbed the new iPhone 7 with the latest iOS 10.0.1 operating system and dug into Cars.com's current test… Read More

Car-Sharing Showdown: GM's Maven Vs. Zipcar

By Kaitlin Schuler on Wed Aug 03 05:00:40 GMT-06:00 2016

CARS.COM — Car-sharing membership has grown in North America from 200,000 members in 2006 to 1.6 million in 2014, and car companies are taking note. While Zipcar leads the market with locations in 348 cities worldwide, and services like car2go… Read More

Five Cool Things You Can Do With the myChevrolet Phone App

By Mike Hanley on Tue Jul 19 05:30:40 GMT-06:00 2016

CARS.COM — From keeping tabs on your bank account to coordinating calendars with your spouse, you can manage many different aspects of your life with your smartphone. With the new myChevrolet app, you can also use your smartphone to stay… Read More

2015 Hyundai Sonata Owners Can Now Download Android Auto

By Matt Schmitz on Tue Jul 28 12:49:51 GMT-06:00 2015

Owners of the 2015 Hyundai Sonata midsize sedan with navigation as of today can get Android Auto smartphone integration for free without having to visit a dealer. The tech feature allows drivers to access their phone's functions, such as calls,… Read More

App Aims to Ease Your Traffic Signal Anxiety

By Matt Schmitz on Tue Jul 28 11:00:08 GMT-06:00 2015

Every day we're bombarded with all sorts of signals, from missed signals to mixed signals — and then there are traffic signals. We wait, counting the seconds before a light finally turns green, and we hold our breath hoping the… Read More

Video: How Easy Is It to Pair the New iPhone to Your Car?

By Matt Schmitz on Mon Sep 29 03:16:42 GMT-06:00 2014

Now that you've got the iPhone6 in your hot little hand, you'll naturally want to know how compatible it is with your car's multimedia system. As Cars.com Executive Editor Joe Wiesenfelder explains in the video above, our experts put the… Read More

Should You Use the Apple Watch in Your Car?

By Kelsey Mays on Tue Sep 09 22:09:00 GMT-06:00 2014

Apple just took the wraps off its new iPhone 6, which ships on Sept. 19 for a contract-tethered starting price of $199. Along with the phone came a new — and much-anticipated — device from the Cupertino, Calif., company: the Apple… Read More

Apple's iOS 7 Ready for the Car

By David Thomas on Sun Jun 09 20:36:34 GMT-06:00 2013

Today, Apple introduced a new operating system for its popular mobile devices, including the iPhone and iPad. It's called iOS 7 and will be available to download this fall. The new operating system features a number of design changes to… Read More