2017 Mirage Will Be First Mitsubishi Vehicle in U.S. to Support CarPlay

Mitsubishi has announced that the 2017 Mirage will feature both CarPlay and Android Auto, becoming the first Mitsubishi vehicle in the U.S. to support Apple's in-dash system. The new subcompact hatchback, introduced at the 2015 Los Angeles Auto Show, is positioned as Mitsubishi's entry-level vehicle in its current lineup.

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Mitsubishi's 2017 Mirage GT

Mitsubishi also unveiled its 2016 Outlander Sport with a 6.1" in-dash touchscreen, but the crossover still uses the Japanese carmaker's proprietary audio system. Mitsubishi plans to expand CarPlay to future vehicles in multiple markets, but the carmaker's popular Lancer and Outlander models remain without CarPlay in the U.S.

Mitsubishi joins several other CarPlay partners, including Cadillac, Chevrolet, Buick, GMC, Honda, Porsche and Volkswagen. Apple says several other automakers are committed to the platform, including BMW, Dodge, Ford, Kia, Mercedes-Benz, Nissan and Toyota, but few have disclosed their plans.

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CarPlay in Mitsubishi's 2017 Mirage GT

Mitsubishi's 2016 Pajero also features CarPlay in Australia and select European markets.

Related Roundup: CarPlay

Top Rated Comments

oneMadRssn Avatar
77 months ago
What's with the hate for the Mitsubishi Mirage? Can anyone else show a better-looking new car that costs $13,000 and comes with a 10 year 100,000 mile warranty?
Score: 8 Votes (Like | Disagree)
YegorH Avatar
77 months ago
2017 Mitsubishi Mirage Will Be the Worst Vehicle in U.S. to Support CarPlay.

Here we go, fixed the title for you.
Score: 6 Votes (Like | Disagree)
MistrSynistr Avatar
77 months ago
Do people actually buy Mitsubishi vehicles?

I'm so perplexed by this.
Score: 4 Votes (Like | Disagree)
stevenshizzle Avatar
77 months ago
I didn't even know Mitsubishi still made cars.
Score: 3 Votes (Like | Disagree)
StevieD100 Avatar
77 months ago
Do people actually buy Mitsubishi vehicles?

I'm so perplexed by this.
Yes they do. I have a 2015 Outlander PHEV. Optional 4WD, 20 miles on a charge. Very comfortable too.
Score: 3 Votes (Like | Disagree)
Kar98 Avatar
77 months ago
Three cylinders, 78 hp, CVT? Well I guess it gives us Yaris owners something to look down to.
Score: 2 Votes (Like | Disagree)

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