The connected car has the potential to revolutionise the car rental industry, according to Avis Car Rental UK’s latest report.
Alphabet has cut the time it takes to book vehicles into a BMW Service Centre as part of the next phase of its Teleservices connected car initiative.
Škoda is launching its new connectivity offering - Škoda Connect - alongside the new Kodiaq.
Renault-Nissan Alliance and Microsoft Corp have signed a global, multi-year agreement to partner on next-generation technologies to advance connected driving.
By Ashley Sowerby, managing director, Chevin
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More than half of businesses say they are concerned about their company drivers being distracted by in-car technology with the introduction of connected cars to their fleet, according to new research by RAC Business.
Vauxhall is offering new infotainment and connectivity in its Mokka X SUV, including IntelliLink and the personal connectivity and mobility assistant, OnStar.
Fleet managers have been asked to help reach an agreement with manufacturers over data sharing from connected cars.
Concerns over control of connected vehicles, following handover
Alphabet and travel data and payments specialist the Miles Consultancy (TMC) have extended their partnership to work on new mobility tools and solutions.
Telecommunications and automotive sector trade organisations intend to launch a pre-deployment project to test connected and automated driving at EU level.
Fleet managers are calling for action after a number of company car drivers have been left unable to access connected car services.
Alphabet has announced a new service and maintenance programme for company cars which uses telematics and teleservice data direct from the vehicle manufacturer.
A connected road test environment around Coventry has begun development, following a successful application for Government funding.
Consumers are still in the dark about the benefits of car connectivity with four in 10 drivers (39%) unaware that these features exist in their own vehicles.
Manufacturers must take blame for accidents involving autonomous vehicles
New data protection rules have been adopted by the European Parliament with the aim of protecting the privacy of drivers as the connectivity of company cars and vans increases.
Fleets should fight to retain control and ownership of their vehicles’ data if they face pressure from manufacturers and other interested parties, according to Chevin.
Toyota has launched its new Connected services division, which among other things is to investigate behavioural telematics.
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