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Alexa’s Auto Mode turns your phone into a ‘driver-friendly’ display

It'll have large touch targets and easy-to-read visuals

Amazon believes Auto Mode will make it safer and easier to user your phone in the car.

2019 Lexus ES gets new F Sport trim, Amazon Alexa and Apple CarPlay

Completely redesigned model is first Lexus on TNGA platform

Lexus gave us a good preview of the new ES luxury sedan ahead of its Beijing reveal, and now we get to see the real thing. Visually, it's pretty typical Lexus fare. It has the ever-controversial "spindle" grille up front with either form-following slats on standard models, or a sportier mesh on the new F Sport trim, a first for the model. It's about 2 inches, give or take a few tenths, longer both in o

Jaguar I-Pace EV specs and pictures revealed

It'll go 240 miles on a charge and from 0-60 mph in 4.5 seconds

Looks familiar, doesn't it?

BMW to switch Apple CarPlay to subscription service

The first year is free, then it's $80 a year.

It's actually cheaper over the course of a three- or four-year lease than BMW's current $300 charge.

Amazon Alexa will become your co-pilot in Toyota, Lexus cars

It's cool, but where's our Apple CarPlay and Android Auto?

"Alexa, why can't I have CarPlay?"

BMW, Mini to offer Amazon Alexa in all models beginning next year

BMW's video for in-car Alexa is pretty fantastic, too.

It will be available in the U.S., U.K. and Germany.

Hyundai adds tech to Blue Link, offers it free for 3 years

That's a savings of $750 off subscription costs.

Hyundai offers three free years of Blue Link services on the 2017 Ioniq and all 2018 models.

Logitech turns your car into an Amazon Alexa controller

Engadget shakes down the new Zero Touch with Alexa support.

2017 will be the year the connected car becomes a reality

The future is now.

Your phone, home, and car will all be connected in the Internet of Things.

Volkswagen fleshes out Digital Key and User-ID personalization technologies at CES

All of this newfangled tech should be in production by 2020.

A portable, individualized profile should make VW ridesharing services more palatable.

Ford expands Sync capabilities with Amazon Alexa and IBM's Watson

Because shopping on Amazon wasn't easy enough already.

This is the same open-source system being adopted by Toyota and other automakers.

Genesis G80 and G90 owners can use Amazon Alexa to control their cars

Alexa can tell you the news, and now it can set the climate control in your Genesis.

You'll soon be able to control your BMW with Amazon Echo

And access the vehicle's status, as well.

BMW continues to expand its BMW ConnectedDrive suite of services.

Mosaic turns Amazon Alexa into Tesla Model S voice commander

Check The Battery Level, Turn The Vehicle On, All By Voice

Startup Mosaic is preparing software that lets a Tesla Model S 'respond' to voice-activated commands that move through Amazon Alexa.