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connected car

A vehicle that provides Internet access to all the mobile devices used by the driver and passengers. It accesses the Internet via cellular or satellite communications and provides tablet-sized screens for passengers or a Wi-Fi hotspot for passengers' own devices. See telematics and smart car.


GM Was the First
Starting in 2014, General Motors was the first car maker in the U.S. to offer an in-car Wi-Fi hotspot via an AT&T 4G cellular connection. This 2015 Buick ad touts the service. (Image courtesy of General Motors.)
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The proportion of connected car service revenue for driver assistance systems and autonomous driving applications is expected to dramatically increase from merely 5 percent in 2014 to over 11 percent by 2020
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In the connected cars, there are two scenarios -- one is OEM solutions (fully connected cars right from the factory) and aftermarket solutions (car shipped without smart and later turned into smart).
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Reinhard Clemens, Board Member of Deutsche Telekom, says: "Connected Car is a strategic initiative within Deutsche Telekom Group, while China is of strategic importance for our Connected Car business.
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12, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- The GENIVI Alliance, an automotive industry association driving the broad adoption of specified, open source, In-Vehicle Infotainment (IVI) software, is showcasing its latest Remote Vehicle Interaction (RVI) open source software technology at the Connected Car Expo(CCE) held in conjunction with the LA Auto Show from Nov.
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ABI Research telematics and navigation group director Dominique Bonte comments: "Despite all the hype about hybrid and smartphone-based telematics solutions, embedded connected car systems still have a bright future.
Technavio's analysts forecast the connected car M2M connections and services market in APAC to grow at a CAGR of 48.