Porsche releases new CarPlay head units for classic models
What you need to know
- Porsche has announced new head units for some of its classic cars.
- Porsche Classic Communication Management comes in two different configurations.
- It means you can retrofit an older Porsche with CarPlay!
Porsche has today released some brand new head units for classic car models, with features including CarPlay compatibility.
As reported by PistonHeads:
As the report notes, PCCM will include CarPlay as well as Bluetooth DAB and Android Auto. There's also a PCCM Plus, a larger "double-din" system that features a seven-inch touchscreen, and is designed to blend seamlessly into the dashboard of Porsche's 996, 911 and 986 Boxster:
Both systems can be updated via memory card.
The only drawback, the head units seem pretty pricy, with the plus retailing at 1,606 euros (more than $1,700).
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