First it was the Honda Gold Wing, then it was Harley-Davidson touring bikes. Now, Indian Bikes may also get Apple CarPlay know-how on a few of its machines, making it simpler to get pleasure from music whilst you’re driving.
Apple CarPlay, because the title suggests, is Apple’s proprietary know-how initially designed to combine iPhones with in-car infotainment techniques.
Now, the tech is shifting to the bike world. Most motorists are utilizing it to make use of the Apple Music app, however it will probably additionally deal with navigation by the Maps app, and ship messages through the Siri private assistant AI.
At this level, Indian is constructing Apple CarPlay into the 2020 Chieftain, Roadmaster and Challenger fashions, integrating it with the Journey Command system, full with 7-inch touchscreen. Indian additionally improved Journey Command’s nav system for 2020, re-worked it as well up sooner, made some tweaks to the audio controls, and added a brand new gasoline financial system widget. See extra particulars within the press launch under, or at Indian’s website.
Indian Bike Pronounces Integration Of Apple CarPlay
Indian Bike, America’s First Bike Firm, introduced at this time the combination of Apple CarPlay® to its mannequin 12 months 2020 lineup of bikes geared up with the 7” Journey Command system. Persevering with its mission to additional improve the driving expertise, this newest replace continues to ship industry-leading know-how which supplies riders with a strategy to keep related whereas out on the street.
Apple CarPlay® is now supported on 2020 Chieftain, Roadmaster and Challenger fashions with navigation. iPhone® customers can simply entry Apple Music, Maps, ship messages with Siri and extra by the Journey Command 7” display and a supported Bluetooth headset (not included) – all on a user-friendly interface that iPhone customers will immediately acknowledge. This integration additionally will increase international accessibility to navigation.
Apple CarPlay is only one of a number of enhancements made to Indian Bike’s main Journey Command system. Riders can now anticipate improved navigation location administration, improved boot time, audio muting and management enhancements (together with navigation audio), widget fixes and a brand new gasoline financial system widget, and improved search performance inside navigation.