Apple Cars with Next generation CarPlay 2.0

Apple’s latest Apple Carplay 2.0 will be released soon together with Apple Car. Apple car and Carplay 2.0 will offer a whole new digital car experience to the users.

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Apple Cars with Next generation CarPlay 2.0

CarPlay 2.0 is the next generation of the CarPlay and the best hint given so far about the Apple Car at this year’s Apple Worldwide Developers Conference (WWDC). All Apple lovers are over excited with this latest Car Play 2.0. With the CarPlay 2.0 confirmation and Vehicle partners, Apple indirectly confirms that Apple Cars are on their way to Apple lovers. With the Apple CarPlay next generation 2.0, not just the Car play technologies but also we believe that there will be a huge impact and enhancements on the car manufacturing industry as well.

When will Apple cars be released with Next generation Carplay 2.0?

We have to wait until the fall of 2023 or maybe 2024, to get this amazing in-car experience as Apple said at their conference. As we can see, the new conceptual next-generation Carplay and the Apple car will cost a lot of sacrifices, risks and agreements from both parties. Apple has to collaborate with the vehicle manufacturers, and share knowledge and their unique technologies may be, in the meantime vehicle manufacturers may have to let go of some of their well-known unique technologies, and values and adapt to whole new technology compatible with Apple. This is a huge process with several strong parties in different industries. So for sure, it will take some time.  

The simple CarPlay has become a checklist item among most car buyers, and Apple Carplay becomes a valuable addition to your vehicle. Just imagine how it would be a car with not just a car play but a whole Carplay dashboard.

Why is the Next generation CarPlay 2.0 different?

We talked a lot about Apple Car play next-generation Apple CarPlay 2.0 features, Apple CarPlay 2.0 support iOS versions, and many more in our previous article. You can visit and read that article also for more. CarPlay is a Smart Car head system by Apple to help you to enjoy some of the lovely features and apps on your car. But when it comes to the upcoming Next generation CarPlay or the CarPlay 2.0, it's totally different from the current system.

Next generation CarPlay 2.0 dashboard

One of the major differences is the dashboard support. CarPlay 2.0 will come with a full display together with the dashboard too. So the coolest part is that the current vehicle dashboard will be converted into a fully digitalized and Apple compatible car dashboard with large displays. With this, half of the CarPlay 2.0 included car technologies will be enhanced together with Apple technologies. Obviously, the cars with CarPlay 2.0 will be hybrid Apple Cars. As mentioned, the Apple CarPlay 2.0 will support iOS 17, or later versions.

Not just the digitalized indicators and dashboard, but also these indicators and dashboard activities are much more advanced than the previous. You can check total mileages, mileage calculations, and comparisons and will come with a notification system and emergency support system as well.

Apple Cars with Next generation CarPlay 2.0 AC system

Your Ac systems and many more controllers will be digitized. Commands will be touch screens, voice control and other similar ways and move out from the usual button interfaces. With these modern technologies, we hope that the Apple car together with CarPlay 2.0 will give us Car automation opportunities to some extent. With all these features, Apple cars will give you a kind of similar Tesla experience.

Also as Apple said, users get the opportunity to control and customize these dashboard options, themes, indicator icon packs, theme packs, widgets and many more exciting customization features like never before. You will be lucky enough to make your boring car display into an abstract mode or something different every day.

Apple Car & CarPlay 2.0 support cars

Still, there is not enough data or hints to predict who will be the lucky Car or Car manufacturer to release the first Apple car inbuilt with CarPlay 2.0. As Apple mentioned at the conference, they hope to announce the first Apple car model into the market at the end of 2023. At the same time, Apple doesn’t forget to mention some of their onboard car manufacturers at the moment. They are,

  • Audi
  • Ford
  • Jaguar
  • Porsche
  • Land Rover
  • Mercedes
  • Honda
  • Nissan
  • Renault
  • Volvo
  • Acura
  • Infiniti
  • Lincoln
  • Polestar

Whoever it will be among them, we wish that they got the full potential and support to release the Apple Car to the market as soon as possible. None of these Car manufacturing partners and current Apple CarPlay support cars has yet stated anything or comment about these exciting Apple collaborations or Apple Cars. Most of these car partners surely will give a head-to-head fight to introduce the best possible Apple car and CarPlay 2.0 to the market. Let’s wait and see how Apple will dominate the Car manufacturing industry. And what will new CarPlay 2.0 will bring to the table. If you're a CarPlay enthusiast, CarPlay hacks is the best place for you to find more exciting things about BMW CarPlay Cars and Audi CarPlay Cars.