2017 Mazda CX-5 Would Finally Get Apple CarPlay!

Mazda has confirmed that it will be bringing Apple CarPlay and Android Auto features into its offerings. However, the automaker failed to specify a date while speaking to Cars.com during the launch of the 2017 CX-5. This isn’t limited to only the Mazda CX-5 as the automaker has affirmed that the new features will be Read more about 2017 Mazda CX-5 Would Finally Get Apple CarPlay![…]

2018 Toyota Camry vs Honda Accord: Tech Winner Isn’t Obvious

The 2018 Toyota Camry would be arriving with an upgraded infotainment system along with features such as dynamic traffic information and high-speed wireless Internet connections. However, the all-new Camry will be sorely lacking in Apple CarPlay and Android Auto. Toyota believes that its newly updated Entune 3.0 infotainment and app suite is a better option Read more about 2018 Toyota Camry vs Honda Accord: Tech Winner Isn’t Obvious[…]

2017 Honda CR-V: Even Apple CarPlay Can’t Help This Mess

It’s been quite a long time now that the Honda CR-V has been dominating the compact SUV segment. That said, this does not mean that the model is far from any sins. One of the most obvious flaw of the CR-V is the vehicle’s dashboard layout. We’re not talking about the shape of the dashboard Read more about 2017 Honda CR-V: Even Apple CarPlay Can’t Help This Mess[…]

2017 Honda Odyssey: Left Behind By Pilot, CR-V

Today, many consumers place emphasis on a lot of other things rather than merely the direct act of driving when it comes to picking out a vehicle. Car-connectivity seems like a vital element these days. Just look at how smartphones have dominated our lives, it’s simply not that surprising to see it taking over our Read more about 2017 Honda Odyssey: Left Behind By Pilot, CR-V[…]

2018 Audi Q5: What BMW X3 Doesn’t Have

Audi will be taking the spotlight at the 2016 Paris Auto Show to unveil its all-new, next-gen 2018 Audi Q5. There are bound to be a whole lot of improvements including some new tech features as well as a different chassis. The latest Audi Q5 will be sharing the same MLB2 platform as the Audi Read more about 2018 Audi Q5: What BMW X3 Doesn’t Have[…]

2017 Honda Odyssey: Missing Key Pilot, CR-V Ingredient

It has become quite evident that a lot of what makes a vehicle attractive in the eyes of consumers have little to do with the direct act of driving. And one particular aspect of commuting has gained in importance more than others. Yeah, we’re talking about in-car connectivity. Given how smartphones have taken over our Read more about 2017 Honda Odyssey: Missing Key Pilot, CR-V Ingredient[…]

2018 Audi Q5 Gets New Tech Feature

The latest Audi Q5 would soon be making its way into the 2016 Paris Auto Show, boasting a different chassis and an all-new tech feature. Sharing the same MLB2 platform as the Audi A4, the 2018 Q5 is expected to lighter, about 220lbs less than its previous version. This would improve its fuel economy as Read more about 2018 Audi Q5 Gets New Tech Feature[…]

2017 Mazda 6: Time To Make Changes

It’s surprising how the Mazda 6 sales have been decreasing with time lately. After all, it is a car that boasts power, styling, fuel economy and good handling, and it will further excel in those aspects. Despite its multiple attractions, it does lack in one important aspect that could result in its downfall. In-car telematics, Read more about 2017 Mazda 6: Time To Make Changes[…]

2018 Audi Q5 Boasts Crucial Feature BMW X3 Lacks

There’s only about a week left before Audi steps into the spotlight at the 2016 Paris Auto Show to pull the wraps off its next-gen 2018 Audi Q5. Several things are expected of the SUV, including some fresh new tech and a different chassis. Thanks to the MLB2 platform that the Q5 is going to Read more about 2018 Audi Q5 Boasts Crucial Feature BMW X3 Lacks[…]

2017 Mazda 6: Don’t Ask For More

Mazda may not agree with the position taken by many consumers that vehicles should be jam-packed with a lot more supplementary features, particularly in-cabin tech. Despite falling sales of the Mazda 6, the automaker continues to hold on to its more puritan view of driving. What that means is that upgrades to the vehicle focus Read more about 2017 Mazda 6: Don’t Ask For More[…]

2017 Mazda 6: Losing More Buyers

An automaker like Mazda doesn’t have the wherewithal or the scale to go neck-to-neck against bigger players such as Honda, Toyota, or even Nissan. However, what it does boast is quality, dependability, and top-notch vehicles. So it’s actually pretty alarming that a vehicle like the Mazda 6, in spite of its merits in terms of Read more about 2017 Mazda 6: Losing More Buyers[…]

2017 Mazda 6: Owners Left Behind

More and more studies are beginning to find that smartphones are going to take over cars in the near future. They reveal that shifting consumer tastes have led to smartphone integration and connectivity being so important that buyers now value them over safety features. Could this be the reason why the Mazda 6 has been Read more about 2017 Mazda 6: Owners Left Behind[…]

2017 Ford Mustang: Careful With Apple CarPlay!

To many it may seem like an afterthought that isn’t at all to owning a vehicle, but shifting consumer tastes have seen in-car smartphone connectivity become an imperative feature for most people. Apple CarPlay and Android Auto are more important than we realize. For instance, a recent survey by Autocar reveals that people are beginning Read more about 2017 Ford Mustang: Careful With Apple CarPlay![…]

2017 Mazda 6 Makes It Hard For Buyers

The 2016 Mazda 6 mid-size sedan is one of the best options for those seeking something equally sporty and classy. With 184hp and 185lb-ft torque, the sedan drives as sharp as it looks; plus it has excellent fuel economy at 38mpg combined. But the Mazda 6 is almost the complete package. Current users have nothing Read more about 2017 Mazda 6 Makes It Hard For Buyers[…]

2016 Hyundai Sonata: Apple CarPlay – Not For Hybrid Though

Car makers are getting the message that there is a need to keep up with the latest tech trends in the automotive industry in order to remain competitive. Advantage is not just a matter of driving dynamics anymore – it’s that on top of better connectivity while driving. That’s why it’s a smart move for Read more about 2016 Hyundai Sonata: Apple CarPlay – Not For Hybrid Though[…]

Toyota-Ford Infotainment App To Topple Apple CarPlay, Android Auto?

As more emphasis is placed on vehicles’ infotainment and telematics systems, Apple CarPlay and Android Auto are coming into greater prominence for drivers to integrate their smartphones with their rides. Toyota is going at these two players by enlisting the help of Ford in developing a new telematics system called Livio that is predicated on Read more about Toyota-Ford Infotainment App To Topple Apple CarPlay, Android Auto?[…]