HondaLink infotainment system announced, will debut on the 2013 Accord [video]

Honda has introduced the HondaLink infotainment system, ahead of its debut on the 2013 Accord.

Honda has introduced the HondaLink infotainment system, ahead of its debut on the 2013 Accord.

Designed for internet addicted drivers, the system tethers to a smartphone to access "thousands of cloud-based news, information and media feeds from around the world." It has a programmable interface and will allow users to listen to Facebook / Twitter posts, podcasts and internet-based radio stations. It will also have voice recognition technology and location-based restaurant listings from Yelp!

Similarly, the HondaLink EV system will be offered on the Fit EV and Accord Plug-In Hybrid. It has the same features as the standard system but will allow users to initiate charging, view the battery status and activate the air conditioner or heater from their smartphone.

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