Hyundai will launch a new car version of the already known Elantra model. This version is compatible with Android Auto and CarPlay apps. After the Volkswagen launched the Volkswagen Jetta, now is the turn of Hyundai to launch to the market (first, only to the United States) a vehicle capable of supporting these applications. The Jetta model was previously the cheapest model with these features. In the market, at around $ 21,000, however, with the launch of the current Hyundai, the Elantra model will be the cheapest in the market, whose value is around $ 20,000.
As mentioned, the Elantra model for now wiil only be released in the US (it is expected in the next few months), and the car brand will launch the SE and Limited versions. To make the drive compatible with Auto Android application it will need to afford over $ 800, whatever the version that you choose to buy. Soon, it is expected to be also released versions Eco and Sport.
So the upgrade of $ 800, in addition to the aforementioned Android Auto, the SE vehicle (auto) will also provide compatibility with CarPlay application as well as a number of very interesting specifications, even in technology. One can enumerate as an example, a rear view camera, automatic headlights, wheels 16 ”, command controls on the steering wheel, Cruise Control, Bluetooth, heated side mirror.
If you choose the Limited version you will have access to the full pack. You will, of course, also pay a bit more, as this version will be around $ 23,000. By choosing this version, Hyundai provides a vehicle with LED lights (including back), the neutral detection, leather seats and steering wheel coated with the same material, double automatic climate control, door handles with illumination visor extension to sun protection rims 17”, many chrome details in exterior, two USB ports, among many other extras. If you still want to invest a little more in the car you can also upgrade the control panel of the vehicle which to a 8 ” screen for the sum of $ 2,500.
To enjoy this technology, you need to download the Android Auto application in the PlayStore. Once downloaded the application to your smartphone, you’ll need to connect to your car. Once you make the connection, you can access the various applications in the control panel.
You can access all the most detailed information directly on the Hyundai website.