The Navigon app for Android brings the quality maps and routes that we expect from a Garmin-branded navigation product, but the interface spoils the experience.
BringGo navigation works well as inexpensive in-dash navigation for certain Chevrolet vehicles, but as a standalone navigation app, it's not a very good choice.
Pioneer's flagship AVIC 8000NEX boasts dozens of media and navigation options -- including the first aftermarket appearance of Apple CarPlay -- but most users will find a better feature-to-cost balance lower in the brand's NEX lineup.
Ford's Sync 3 infotainment platform not only responds quickly to inputs, but also supports Apple CarPlay and Android Auto.
The Voice Access feature is geared toward people with certain disabilities, but anyone can use it to maneuver inside their phone via voice.
Lincoln previews what the next-generation Navigator could be with a new concept revealed at the New York auto show. Power comes from a 3.5-liter twin-turbocharged V-6 making more than 400-horsepower, while gullwing doors and concertina steps allow for easy access into the most spacious Navigator cabin to date.
Next-generation full-size SUV promises more creature comforts and performance.
Inrix's new Autotelligent system learns where you like to go, and can proactively plot routes to suit your preferences.
Project Blaid uses cameras and processing power to help the visually impaired navigate inside buildings, where traditional GPS assistance devices fall short.
Many of the 2015 Lincoln Navigator's high points can be had in its platform-mate, the Ford Expedition, at a lower price, while its bid for luxury status falls short due to bumpy ride quality.