Mazda begins CarPlay, Android Vehicle rollout

Mazda has started its rollout of Apple CarPlay, saying the attribute will be extra to the North American 6 sedan during their summer months.

At this point, the feature is reserved for the facelifted Mazda 6 in North The usa, but it is not possible to be lengthy ahead of the technologies tends to make its way to Australia.

Curiously, the aspect can also be retrofitted to 2018 Mazda6s, probable in an attempt to halt people today suspending their order in advance of CarPlay’s arrival.

“Some know-how is practically needed and not just a benefit… We are doing work on that and it will occur in 2018,” Masahiro Moro, president and CEO of Mazda North The usa, mentioned previous year.

 Asked if it was a lapse in judgement not offering the earlier, Moro recommended it was not a error, much more a method to allow synchronisation amongst marketplaces.

“It’s not essentially a error. Mazda has business enterprise in above 30 countries around the globe and our technique was to be open up supply and how to keep away from disruption centered on area,” he defined.


We’ve contacted Mazda Australia for aspects on when CarPlay will contact down locally. Keep tuned for an update.

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