India: Honda Cars India has made available in the country an intelligent and advanced information platform to facilitate of a communication link between a customer, his car, his family and the carmaker. Using smartphones, the intelligent automotive application called Honda Connect is designed to give customers important information about their car even when they are not with it and provide a sense of safety and security. Some of the key features of the app include:
- Impact Alert: The sensor inside the ‘Connected device’ measures the car’s 3D orientation a hundred times in a second and its inbuilt algorithm can detect an impact possibly due to strong jerk, physical knock or collision.
- Locate My Car: This feature will enable the customer to locate their car at a single click as the device picks the car’s location every few seconds.
- Share My Location: This feature lets your friends and loved ones know the exact location of your car in real-time. A user can create sharing sessions from 15 minutes up to 12 hours.