HOLDEN CRUZE SRI-V ADDS SATELLITE NAVIGATION

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9

July

2013


HOLDEN CRUZE SRI
-
V ADDS SATELLITE NAV
IGATION




Integrated satellite navigation now in production
for

Holden Cruze SRi
-
V



Enhanced v
oice
control
, text to voice functionality and
Siri® Eyes
-
Free Integration
now standard on every
Holden
Cruze hatch and sedan



New Model Year 2014 colours
,

Regal Peacock, Fantale
^

and Prussian Steel
now in
production
for Cruze


Holden’s range topping
Cruze
SRi
-
V

sedan and hatch now offer buyers greater value with
the addition of integrated satellite navigation.


Developed in conjunction with the new Holden VF Commodore

MyLink

system,

customers
taking delivery of a Cruze SRi
-
V
from late
-
June

production
will now receive
integrated
navigation
as a standard feature.


All n
ew

locally
-
made
Holden Cruze
variants
also n
ow
offer

voice control which is tuned to
the Australian accent, as well as Siri eyes
-
free integration

which enables

compatible

iPhone® owners to

perform a number of functions in hands
-
free mode.


Like

VF Commodore, Holden Cruze drivers
can

have their text messages read out to them
while driving and
depending on phone type,
can reply via touch
-
screen o
r voice command.


Executive Director, Sales and Marketing, Philip Brook said
adding

new
technology
to
the
Cruze made a great car even better.


“We’ve been overwhelmed with the response to the engineering and technology updates we
made to the Holden Cruze, since we launched it in March this year
,” he said
.


“At the time of launch we promised we would add navigation back to the range
-
topping SRi
-
V

model as soon as we were able
. The

system has been introduced to VF Commodore

which enables us to put

it
into production for Cruze

as well
.


“Through the development of the MyLink system in VF Commodore, we’re also able to add
Australian
-
tuned voice recog
nition across the entire line up, adding world
-
class voice control
functionality to
the

already
-
impressive
MyLink
in
-
car entertainment system.”


Just like MyLink in the new VF Commodore, t
he voice
control

in Holden Cruze has been
enhanced with a syste
m tha
t has been tuned to the Aus
tralian accen
t to deliver

high
-
accuracy speech rec
ognition for Australian drivers.


Through voice
control
,
Cruze
drivers can select a music track, switch between embedded
apps, listen

and reply*

to text messages,
dial a contact
,
o
r via iPhone, instruct Siri to perform
a range of tasks in eyes
-
free mode.


To activate voice control, the driver presses to push
-
to
-
talk button on the steering wheel and
can state a number of commands including “navigation,” “play artist,” “dial,” “tune
Pandora

or “read SMS.”


Satellite Navigation

Key Features

2



Holden’s all new MyLink satellite navigation system has been designed
to be easy to
pro
gram and easy to read.
Integrated voice
control

allows drivers to perform all major
functions through voice c
ommand via the push
-
to
-
talk steering wheel button.


A high
-
clarity full colour mapping system offers turn by turn and audio route guidance,
displays speed limits and includes points of interest.


MyLink navigation o
ffers split
-
screen intersection views
and spl
it
-
screen zoom view with
moving vehicle indicator that enables simple guidance through complex intersections.


Other featu
res of the MyLink satellite navigation system include:



Touch screen keyboard to facilitate easy text entry



Isometric and 3D
map views


map appearance can be customised to suit (2D North,
2D Direction or 3D Direction)



On
-
screen turn
-
by
-
turn and audio route guidance



Add/edit
and detour stages allow addition of intermediate stages and detours to a trip



Simulate trip feature



Poi
nt of interest


navigate to the nearest service station, restaurant, Holden
dealership,
hotel,
tourist attraction and more


Siri Eyes Free Integration

Holden is the
only car

company in Australia to offer Siri Eyes
-
Free Integration. Launched on
Holden Barina CDX

earlier this year, it is now offered as standard across all locally
manufactured cars and will be introduced
on more Holden vehicles

in coming months.


About Holden MyLink

Holden MyLink

is a premium infotainment system which will become available across a
range of Holden cars in coming months.

MyLink is now available on new Holden VF
Commod
ore, Model Year 2014 Holden Cruze, Holden Malibu and Holden Barina CDX


NB.
Functionality of the
system varies between cars and n
ot all applications w
ill be
supported on all cars.


^
SRi and SRi
-
V
hatch models only

*with compatible mobile phones.


Pricing


Model Year 2014 Holden Cruze

Equipe 1.8L MT

$19,490

Equipe 1.8L AT

$21,690

Equipe 1.4L AT

$23,190

Equipe 2.0L AT

$25,690


CDX 1.8L AT


$24,190

CDX 2.0L AT


$28,190


SRi 1.6LMT


$22,490

SRi 1.6L AT


$24,690

SRi
-
V 1.6L MT

$26,490

SRi
-
V 1.6
L AT

$28,690


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www.holdenhq.com.au


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.

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