Vehicle connectivity enables:

(1) in-vehicle connected services, including safety services, for drivers and passengers; (2) the ability for owners to interact with their vehicles from their smartphones; and (3) V2V and V2I communication that helps vehicles detect and respond to the surrounding environment, etc.

Types of Vehicles and Driver Data

Vehicles & Safety

Functioning of vehicle, including maintenance status, mileage, and operations.


Driver physical characteristics or how a person drives a vehicle (speed, seat belt use, braking habits).


Precise geographic location of a vehicle.


Personal accounts established by vehicle owner.

Examples of Connectivity

Going Beyond Connected Cars

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