DEARBORN, Mich.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Connected Car Detroit, TomTom (TOM2) and Alfa Romeo today announced that the all-new Alfa Romeo STELVIO, the iconic Italian brand's first ever sports utility vehicle (SUV), will include TomTom navigation, software and maps, globally.
TomTom navigation is seamlessly integrated in the stylish Alfa Romeo STELVIO dashboard, through the two Connect NAV systems with 6.5” and 8.8” screens, developed by high-end automotive component manufacturer, Magneti Marelli.
STELVIO drivers will benefit from TomTom’s state-of-the-art NavKit Engine, including future software releases. Additionally, TomTom’s superior turn-by-turn navigation, automatic zooming, advanced lane guidance and slope data will enhance the driving experience.
“The launch of the STELVIO SUV is a major milestone in the history of the Alfa Romeo brand, and we’re delighted to be the navigation provider,” said Antoine Saucier, Managing Director of Automotive at TomTom, “TomTom components are already trusted by automotive manufacturers across the globe for their flexibility, customisability, and robustness. It’s going to be exciting to see Alfa Romeo STELVIO drivers hit the road with our technology to guide them.”
The system will be progressively launched on all the main world markets in 2017 on all the versions presented.
TomTom empowers movement. Every day millions of people around the world depend on TomTom to make smarter decisions. We design and develop innovative products that make it easy for people to keep moving towards their goals. Our map-based components include map content, online map-based services, real-time traffic and navigation software. Our consumer products include PNDs, navigation apps and sports watches. Our main business products are custom in-dash navigation systems and a fleet management system, which is offered to fleet owners as an online service with integrated in-vehicle cellular devices. Our business consists of four customer facing business units: Automotive, Licensing, Telematics and Consumer. Founded in 1991 and headquartered in Amsterdam, we have more than 4,700 employees worldwide.
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About TomTom Automotive
TomTom Automotive is the trusted partner for innovative and future-proof navigation technology for the global automotive industry. As a global leader in connected navigation software, traffic information, and digital real-time maps, we offer Automotive OEMs the modular components to create competitive infotainment systems, as well as the technology to enable the future self-driving cars to see beyond their sensors.