Toyota Sienna receives Amazon Alexa and Apple CarPlay® for 2019
Salinas Toyota is raising awareness of the changes made to the Toyota Sienna for the 2019 model year, including new interior features. The 2019 Toyota Sienna is a minivan that is available in five primary trim levels and two seating configurations. This minivan is the latest model in the Toyota Sienna’s third generation of production, which began in 2011.
Two major additions found in the 2019 Toyota Sienna come in the form of Amazon Alexa and Apple CarPlay® integration. Drivers with compatible Android devices can use verbal commands to activate Alexa and direct the system to play music, read current news reports and provide information about the surrounding area. Apple CarPlay® allows 2019 Toyota Sienna drivers with compatible iPhone® devices to access popular smartphone features such as messaging, navigation and music via the Toyota Entune touchscreen display.
The 2019 Toyota Sienna has received updated smartphone integration features for the new model year.
The 2019 Toyota Sienna is the only vehicle in the modern minivan segment that offers all-wheel drive. Notably, all-wheel drive has been made available for the SE trim level for 2019. Regardless of trim level, every 2019 Toyota Sienna comes equipped with a 3.5-liter, V-6 engine producing 296 horsepower and 263 pound-feet of torque.
Standard 2019 Sienna safety features include an advanced airbag system, four LATCH child seat anchor points, front and rear energy-absorbing crumple zones, daytime running lights and an engine immobilizer. Optional driver aids such as blind-spot monitoring, an overhead parking camera and parking sensors are available for drivers who opt for higher trim levels.
Salinas Toyota’s website, salinastoyota.com, features additional information on the 2019 Toyota Sienna for interested drivers. Drivers can also learn more by calling the dealership at 831-444-0700. For over 50 years, Salinas Toyota has served Hollister, Prunedale and surrounding communities as a resource for all things automotive.