Toyota announced support for Android Auto on six of its modelsFebruary 10, 2019
Soon, the cars of the Japanese brand will start from the factory to support the Android Auto function in their multimedia systems. While the option will be available for models in the American and European markets.
Despite the popularity of gadgets equipped with the Android operating system, the company Toyota Until recently pulled with the implementation of Android Auto. This system allows you to closely integrate the wearable gadget with the car’s multimedia, effectively transferring the entire smartphone interface to the car’s display.
So far, the company has announced support for features on six models: 4Runner, Sequoia, Tacoma and Tundra 2020 model year, European Yaris 2019 model year and Aygo 2018 model year. Unfortunately, for popular models Toyota Corolla and Camry, nothing will change yet. Russian users also remain without this feature.
As experts noted, now there are almost no popular manufacturers who would not support Android Auto in their multimedia systems. The integration of smartphones with cars is becoming increasingly close.
Meanwhile, the Toyota RAV4 is finally “grown up” before the SUV: a new version is introduced. Already in the autumn of 2019 in America, sales of a new version of the popular crossover, developed by engineers of the Toyota Racing Development division, will start.
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