Telenav®, Inc., a provider of connected-car and location-based services, announced that it has been selected by Xpeng Inc., a smart electric vehicle (EV) company, to provide connected navigation service for Xpeng’s customers in Europe.
Telenav’s navigation solution, VIVID Nav, combines seamless cloud-connected and onboard navigation service with Charge Station Advisor, an intuitive charging station search function, to provide Xpeng’s customers ease and convenience in EV driving. The navigation solution also includes highly accurate and responsive routing features that give users multiple route options, including fastest and eco-friendly routes.
The integrated Charge Station Advisor feature allows users to conveniently plan their trip by searching for and adding charge stations along the way. Furthermore, even when not in active navigation mode drivers are provided alerts when charging levels go below a threshold prompting users to look for a station.
VIVID Nav’s powerful search capabilities make finding appropriate charge stations simple and intuitive. It offers user-friendly one box search with word prediction and multiple filters that help users narrow down options based on the vehicle’s charging requirements, amenities around the charge stations and other factors. VIVID Nav and Charge Station Advisor support charging station listings throughout Western Europe, making it convenient for Xpeng’s customers to drive with the peace of mind throughout that region.