MapmyIndia’s GPS now powers more brands

MapmyIndia now provides GPS-enabled navigation systems to a host of carmakers such as Honda, Mahindra, Ford, BMW and JLR, among others.

Digital maps, GPS navigation and location apps company, MapmyIndia, now provides services to a number of Indian car models, including the Honda City, Tata Indigo Manza, Mahindra XUV500, Mahindra SsangYong Rexton, Ford Endeavour, BMW 7-,5- and 3-series, Jaguar-Land Rover Freelander 2, Fiat Linea and Renault Scala. The company claims that it has upgraded its navigation solution to include the latest 7.1 version of maps in India.

The maps cover 7.1 million places of interest, 1.9 million road kilometres, 600,000 towns and villages, 4,751 cities with street-level details, 39 cities with house-level details and 36 cities with full 3D city models. In addition to this, the maps also provide features like extended lane guidance, junction views, sign-posts, live traffic, city guides, regional voice guidance and regional maps.

Speaking about the navigational guidance systems, Shivalik Prasad, executive director, MapmyIndia said, “The year 2012 has seen an exponential increase in the adoption of navigation into automotive platforms, with over 200,000 cars scheduled to come with built-in navigation systems in India in the year 2013. MapmyIndia’s own GPS navi-tainment systems, including Portable Navigators, CarPads and fitted in-dash systems, are the best selling navigation systems, and MapmyIndia has sold over 140,000 such systems already through its network of over 1500-plus car showrooms and car accessory shops across 100-plus cities in India. We are excited to further strengthen our partnerships with all leading car manufacturers to push the many benefits of GPS navigation to consumers across India.”

Copyright (c) Autocar India. All rights reserved.
See more about:  mapmyindia, gps, navigation, honda, tata, bmw, jlr, ford, fiat, renault
We’ve driven Honda’s new Jazz, Fiat’s new 500 Abarth, Maruti’s new Alto K10 and a whole load of other new cars in this month’s issue of Autocar India.
What's in this issue?

comments powered by Disqus

MapmyIndia’s GPS now powers more brands

notSet

Most Read
Latest News
BMW rolls out 40,000th locally-produced car
The 40,000th car that rolled out of the Chennai plant was a 5 Series sedan.
1 hour ago   2 pictures
Next-gen Jeep Wrangler will get new body and engines
The next-gen Jeep Wrangler could be powered by single or twin-turbo...
2 hours ago   1 picture
Harley-Davidson launches three new bikes
The new Harley's form the top-of-the-line heavy cruiser range, adding to the...
4 hours ago   3 pictures
New Mazda CX-3 crossover headed to LA motor show
The CX-3 could be powered by a 1.5-litre turbodiesel engine and a Skyactiv-G...
6 hours ago   1 picture
Ferrari to be separate entity
Ferrari will be listed on the NYSE, with FCA's 10 percent stake open to...
7 hours ago   1 picture

Autocar Magazine

Issue: 183 | AUTOCAR INDIA – NOVEMBER 2014

We’ve driven Honda’s new Jazz, Fiat’s new 500 Abarth, Maruti’s new Alto K10 and a whole load of other new cars in this month’s issue of Autocar India.
Autocar Magazine
Latest Poll
Which one of these luxury small SUVs would you buy?



or View results
Audi Q3
  40%
 
Mercedes-Benz GLA
  47%
 
BMW X1
  12%
TOTAL VOTES: 1302

Vote now
View previous Polls »