The 2024 Honda Prologue will come commonplace with Google built-in, together with Google Maps. (That is separate from Android Auto, which additionally affords Google Maps.) Honda highlights that, apart from the usual navigation Google Maps offers, it might additionally optimize long-distance routes primarily based on recharging the EV, discovering charging stations alongside the journey, and selecting the quickest technique to them. Honda additionally mentioned that Google Maps will be capable of “estimate the charging time required to succeed in the vacation spot and may provoke preconditioning of the EV battery when the vacation spot is a DC quick charging station,” which may velocity up quick cost instances and permit drivers to journey lengthy distances with minimal delays.
Different options constructed into the Honda Prologue embody an 11.3-inch touchscreen that helps Android Auto and Apple CarPlay. Drivers already accustomed to Apple’s car OS will not have to fret about studying a brand new interface, regardless of Google being built-in into the usual Prologue. Along with the central touchscreen, Honda’s electrical SUV will embody an 11-inch digital driver instrumentation show and a pocket-type wi-fi smartphone charger, in addition to the choice so as to add a 7-inch x 3-inch heads-up show and a 12-speaker sound system made by Bose.
Software program updates might be wirelessly out there to patch bugs and replace numerous pc modules. Pre-sales for the 2024 Honda Prologue will turn out to be out there within the fall, with the EV formally arriving within the winter of 2024.