Obits: The Car CD Player

By: 01.16.12  •  23 Comments

With the futures of iTunes, Spotify and Bluetooth secure, the world is going digital and the once standard feature of car compact disc players are soon to become a relic when purchasing a new automobile. Chevrolet’s 2013 Sonic RS is leading the way with all the technological advancesand no CD player to cut costs and keep up with the times.

Chevy’s custom operating system, MyLink offers a host of wireless services so that the CD won’t be missed. MyLink’s global infotainment program manager, Sara LeBlanc asked potential buyers how they could maximize their product’s affordability and they simply told her, “Get rid of the CD player. We don’t use it.”

The future has spoken.


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