Are you a fan of Apple CarPlay? We’ve got some good news for you! CarPlay is coming to several 2015-2017 Hyundai models including the Santa Fe, Santa Fe Sport, Elantra GT, Tucson, Sonata, Veloster, and Genesis. Currently, you can get this software on your current 2015 and 2016 Sonata through MyHyundai.com. If you don’t want to download the software yourself, you can stop by your local Hyundai dealer and they will download it for you for a small installation fee.
If you’ve never used Apple CarPlay before, you’ll definitely want to check it out. It makes smartphone features readily available through your vehicle’s touch screen display. You can use voice recognition to access information which will reduce driver distraction.
Would you like to learn more about Apple CarPlay and the integration of it with your new Hyundai? Stop by Rex Perry Hyundai and one of our friendly team members will give you the full rundown of its features.
The new Sonata is an incredible car, but don’t just take our word for it. This model recently won the Best Family Car award from Kelley Blue Book, and was recognized as one of the best-selling models in the industry. With a great design and advanced safety, it is easy to see why this model is so popular.
According to Hyundai, KBB recognized the Sonata after it received high marks in safety, comfort, convenience, spaciousness, and more. The model also received a boost thanks to its affordable pricing, offering families more bang for their buck. In addition to the KBB award, the Hyundai Sonata also received an IIHS Top Safety Pick+ award, demonstrating its impressive new safety features.
“Safety is a top priority for families shopping for a new car, so we ensure our vehicles offer the latest safety technology and the best crash performance,” said Mike O’Brien, vice president, product and corporate planning, Hyundai Motor America. “Earning the designation of a Best Family Car by the expert automotive editors at Kelley Blue Book means the Sonata passed not only the safety test but also the test on the ease of car seat installations and more — meeting needs of the modern family.”
The new Sonata comes with features like Lane Departure Warning, Lane Change Assist, Blind Spot Detection, and more. It also has standard equipment like Vehicle Stability Management, Traction Control, Electronic Brake-force Distribution, Brake Assist, Tire Pressure Monitoring, and more. There’s nothing more impressive than the new Hyundai Sonanta.