Connected is a “C” in Daimler’s CASE strategy. Connected vehicles will play a pivotal purpose in a reinvention of mobility.
Already today, all a vehicles are “always on” and cleverly connected. In further to real-time trade use and up-to-the-minute information directly on a navigation map (weather, fuel prices, parking spaces), we also already have Car-to-X record in a vehicle. Our vehicles are partial of a “Internet of Things”. With Mercedes me connect, a business have entrance to their automobile during all times and from anywhere. In future, a vehicles will turn digital, automotive companions, which, formed on habits, time and day of a week, will be means to envision a wishes of a occupants and so actively support them. Innovative control concepts will renovate communication with a automobile into an experience: shining graphics and 3D real-time animations are displayed on high-resolution screens. The HMI combines Touch Control, touchscreen, touchpad as good as natural-speech communication and gestures. Daimler is operative with HD Live Maps of HERE and is now regulating them in Mercedes-Benz prototypes. In a middle term, Daimler skeleton to launch HD Live Maps.