Apple CarPlay, Android Auto can be retrofitted to 2014+ Mazda cars

2014 model year onwards Mazda cars fitted with the MazdaConnect infotainment system can now be retrofitted with Android Auto and CarPlay compatibility.

Mazda North America announced today the upgrades will be available from dealers, an will include new software and hardware components, including new 2.1 amp USB ports and the latest infotainment software.

The MSRP is US$199 excluding taxes and labor.

Mazda USA only began offering the smartphone mirroring tech with the 2018 Mazda 6, and it is now available on the 2019 Mazda CX-5 and CX-5.