About us


Since its launch in 2009, Telematics News has become an unrivalled news resource for the Connected Car industry around the globe. The free website covers automotive telematics developments and trends on a daily basis.

Topics include telematics, navigation, infotainment, smartphone integration, eCall, bCall, vehicle tracking, usage-based insurance, advanced driver assistance systems and V2X.

The success of Telematics News is demonstrated by its wide-ranging readership from vehicle manufacturers and their suppliers, telecommunications industry, governments and trade groups. There are over 30,000 unique visitors to the website each month from Europe, North America, China, Japan, South Korea, Russia, Middle East and South America.

Key features of the website include the search facility, videos, insights, features and a daily email update sent for free to subscribers.

What our readers say:

“The telematics arena is a very innovative market, and to be informed about the very latest news is crucial…Thanks to Telematics News for the just in time delivery of global news!” ~ director of business support and system solutions, Agero.

“Real-time pickup of the latest moves in the industry and good understanding through YouTube videos,” product planning manager, Panasonic.

“Up to the minute news on developments in telematics and infotainment systems, helps us understand very easily what suppliers are getting involved with and what the market drivers are for this exciting industry,” software engineer, Jaguar Land Rover.

“I recommend Telematics News frequently and am grateful for such a valuable free source of information,” embedded software team leader, Mentor Graphics.

Telematics News is an Information Service provided by SBD. Through independent research, evaluation and strategic support, SBD helps vehicle manufacturers and their partners create autonomous, more secure and better connected cars. Find out more at sbdautomotive.com

For more information, contact Telematics News at press@telematicsnews.info or SBD at info@sbdautomotive.com.