Toyota has no plans to release a machine CarPlay

Toyota has no plans to release a machine CarPlay

In the spring of last year, Toyota announced its plans to start manufacturing vehicles with a support system CarPlay. The first models had to be on the market in the first half of 2015.
Toyota has no plans to release a machine CarPlay
Previously it was assumed that at the beginning of the current year, the Japanese automaker will add support CarPlay in new models of Corolla and Camry. However, judging by the recent statements of the company, the situation has changed.
According to regional Manager of Toyota in the near future, the automaker has no plans to introduce machines with support for Apple systems. Instead, the company wants to replace third-party products own decisions. It is noteworthy that while Toyota also was support for Android Auto.
Toyota has no plans to release a machine CarPlay
Recall that the system CarPlay should help drivers to answer incoming calls, switch between tracks in the player, use the navigation application and read the message without being distracted from driving.

The Toyota Auris hatchback made a face lift

The Toyota Auris hatchback made a face lift

Toyota has subjected hatchback Auris easy facelift. General public the updated car will be introduced in early March at the Geneva motor show.
The Toyota Auris hatchback made a face lift
As it often happens in such cases, the Auris has been modified grille, different bumpers and just repainted the head optics. Unfortunately, photos of poop, hatchback yet, but you can assume that the rear bumper there is a new one.
In the interior of the hatchback great change has not occurred. The Japanese apparently did not put much effort to overcome his own conservatism, but because their was enough only to move the clock to the right of the screen of the multimedia system. In addition, the materials promised to improve, and a list of options to expand. Otherwise compete with the compact car segment Auris will not be easy.
By the way, will update not only the hatchback and station wagon Auris. What will be the engine of gamma news, is still unknown. Toyota said that it will be new and improved petrol and diesel engines, and hybrid modification.
The Toyota Auris hatchback made a face lift
Recall now in the engine range Toyota Auris included petrol engines displacement of 1.33 and 1.6 liters, outstanding 99 and 132 HP power respectively (128 and 160 Nm), as well as diesel engines working volume of 1.4 and 2 liters. A couple of them, depending on configuration, features 6-speed manual transmission or a CVT.