GM will be expanding the number of Chevrolet car models that support Apple's Siri Eyes Free feature in 2014. The new cars that will offer the feature include the Camaro, Cruze, Equinox, Malibu, SS, and Volt.
Siri Eyes Free support coming to more Chevrolet models in 2014
The car maker chose to add more cars to its Siri-supported lineup following interest in seeing the feature in other Chevrolet models. Chris Perry, Chevrolet vice president of U.S. Marketing, commented, "The response to Siri Eyes Free integration in Chevy Sonic and Spark from our customers has been remarkable."
Eyes Free is a Siri feature that lets users interact with their iPhone without taking their eyes off the road. It links in to your car so you can give voice commands and receive audio replies while the iPhone screen stays dark.
Siri Eyes Free support is included in Chevrolet's in-dash MyLink infotainment system. Chevrolet said iPhone owners can uses Eyes Free to make and answer phone calls, control iTunes as well as radio stations, compose, send and receive text messages, and check their calendars, too.
Siri Eyes Free is available as part of iOS 6 and iOS 7, and requires and iPhone 4s, iPhone 5, iPhone 5s, or iPhone 5c for in-car use.