Day: June 4, 2020

2021 Toyota Corolla adds Android Auto compatibility, more safety gear

Toyota’s venerable small car can always learn a few new tricks.

When it arrives in dealers later this year, the 2021 Toyota Corolla will offer standard Android Auto and satellite radio compatibility, as well as more standard and available safety equipment, Toyota spokesman Zach Reed confirmed.

Reed didn’t say how much the sedan or hatchback will cost when it goes on sale, but it’s not likely to stray far from the base prices for 2020, which were $20,555 for the Corolla sedan, $24,055 for the Corolla Hybrid, or $21,245 for the Corolla Hatchback.

Toyota will add Android Auto software to

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2021 Chevy Silverado, 2021 GMC Sierra heavy-duty pickups adding tony, tough new versions

General Motors has big plans for its twin heavy-duty haulers when they go on sale for the 2021 model year.

Order guides detail off-road focused and luxury versions of both pickups are coming to dealers soon. A spokesman for General Motors didn’t comment on the new trucks.

The 2021 Chevrolet Silverado 2500HD will add Z71 Sport and Chrome Sport editions to crew cab pickups. The appearance packages add exterior accents and 18-inch wheels that are upgradable to 20-inch wheels. The Z71 Sport and Chrome Sport editions are mechanically different than the Z71 off-road models that offer beefier shocks and skid

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