Garmin® Expands Multiyear In-Dash Navigation Partnership for New Honda Models
Garmin International Inc., a unit of Garmin Ltd. (NASDAQ: GRMN), today announced the expansion of a partnership with Honda Motors that brings Garmin and its award-winning navigation into multiple Honda infotainment systems over the next four years. The latest vehicle platform to launch with Garmin and its navigation solution is the all-new Honda Pilot.
“We are delighted to expand our esteemed partnership with Honda across multiple new vehicle platforms, bringing our navigation expertise to their customers via an integrated system that is feature-packed and easy to use,” said Matt Munn, Garmin managing director of automotive OEM. “This growing partnership is a testament to the reliability and quality of our navigation solutions and we are honored by Honda’s continued confidence in Garmin.”
The Garmin system brings forth a seamless integration into Honda infotainment consoles while simultaneously offering several of the company’s quality signature features. Preloaded maps allow users to navigate through areas that lack cell reception, while millions of points of interest make it easy to find existing or new locations. With ease of use in mind, spoken turn-by-turn directions are further enhanced with advanced guidance features to navigate drivers through the most challenging and rigorous of circumstances. Lane guidance indicates the proper lane for a driver to make a turn and photoReal junction viewprovides photo-realistic images of junctions and exits. The system also includes real-time traffic avoidance, speed limit display, 3D buildings, terrain views and more.
For more than 25 years, Garmin has pioneered new GPS navigation and wireless devices and applications that are designed for people who live an active lifestyle. Garmin serves five primary business units, including automotive, aviation, fitness, marine and outdoor recreation. For more information, visit Garmin's virtual pressroom at Garmin.com/newsroom, contact the Media Relations department at 913-397-8200, or follow us at Facebook.com/garmin, Twitter.com/garmin or Youtube.com/garmin.
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