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Vodafone Idea partners Hyundai to bring connected car functionality to India

May 21, 2019
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Vodafone Idea and Hyundai AutoEver India (HAEI) have signed an exclusive partnership for the India debut of Blue Link Connected Technology with the recently launched Hyundai VENUE.

Hyundai VENUE is India’s first smart connected SUV that comes with a range of connected services including safety, security and vehicle relationship management services.

The partnership will enable Hyundai cars, starting with SUV Hyundai VENUE, to offer advanced connected car functionality. Vodafone Idea’s expertise in automotive connected technology will help Hyundai deploy a strong, first-of-its-kind, connected solution in Indian market with integration of eSIMS with Voice, 3G/4G data, SMS, Secured APN service and API integration.

Further, the solution will empower Hyundai to locate its cars, enable real-time exchange of data and power a whole range of connected car services. As a part of this deal, Vodafone Idea will also work as digital partner for HAEI to manage the connectivity life cycle of the car.

Commenting on the partnership, Nick Gliddon, chief enterprise business officer, Vodafone Idea Limited said, “Connected Cars are set to change the way we commute and interact with our vehicles. It is a true digital disruption. Vodafone Idea Business Services has spent the last 18 months working closely with Hyundai AutoEver India, subsidiary of Hyundai Motor Group to make connected cars a reality for Hyundai in India.”

Meanwhile, Oh Woo Jin, managing director, Hyundai AutoEver India said, “We are extremely glad with our partnership with Vodafone Idea. We are sure that both the companies will collaborate and bring synergies in their efforts to provide seamless connected car experience to our Indian customers. Our Blue Link Connected technology is making its debut in Hyundai’s SUV – VENUE making it India’s first smart connected car.”

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