CarPlay is an innovative system by Apple that places iOS into your car’s built-in display, allowing you to make calls, send and receive messages, listen to music and do much more while focusing on the road.
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The auto industry is considered a major focal point for the technology industry right now, between expanding infotainment capabilities and autonomous driving.
Apple CarPlay, while being available for a bit of a stretch now, is beginning to see even more adoption from automobile manufacturers.
Jeep, along with companies Dodge, Chrysler, and Fiat, have been named partners for Apple’s CarPlay technology since 2017, but Jeep has not been quick to adopt the in-car system.
Honda has been one of the more prominent supporters of CarPlay, the in-car system championed by Apple.
Right now, CarPlay-supported vehicles have to have the iPhone plugged in to offer the in-car system. But wireless support is technically available.
Hyundai has not been shy in its support of Apple CarPlay, which brings iOS into the vehicle through infotainment displays, and the company is back at it again with a pair of additional vehicles.