Mahindra First Choice Wheels Ltd. has launched Connect First – a connected car device designed to upgrade your car into a smart car. Adding wings to the cars, this device is developed by Wipro Limited, a leading global IT, consulting and business process Services Company. It will be available at more than 1500 MFCWL franchise outlets across 700+ cities through the country.
Konnect first provides the facility of the live interaction of a user with the vehicle and stay connected via a mobile app, available for both Android and iOS platform. With several class-leading features, it offers the car owner a comprehensive package of safety, loss prevention, utility, maintenance and driving analytics in one seamless interface, thus providing a complete pack to improve the machine interaction with users. Extending its compatibility to more than 200 car variants across brands, this sleek device is very easily plugged into the car’s OBD port to allow the driver access to a suite of additional functions.
With average features and less interesting abilities, this device comes with the following features:
Safety: Instant Location sharing, Real-time vehicle tracking, Roadside Assistance, Risk Cluster, SOS Alerts, Security
Loss Prevention: Tow alerts, Break-in Protection, Valet Protect and Fatigue Driving Alerts
Maintenance: Battery Voltage, Engine Coolant and Vehicle Health Monitoring alert
Utility Features: Vehicle Insights, Trip Listing & Analytics, Dynamic Leaderboard, Driving Summary, Driving Profile Analytics, Document Wallet.
MD and CEO of Mahindra First Choice Wheels Ltd. add to its promotion-“The automotive industry is at the cusp of a revolution with new technologies changing the way we drive. We see no reason why a pre-owned car owner should not have access to these. Mahindra First Choice Wheels is focused on bringing in the latest technologies through innovative solutions for pre-owned car owners in order to make the ownership and driving experience as enjoyable and satisfying as that of a new car owner. We are happy to have Wipro partner us in this endeavour”.
“Technology-driven innovations are helping the automotive industry create disruptive and differentiated customer experiences, and engender a whole new value ecosystem. Wipro is delighted to have partnered with Mahindra First Choice Wheels Limited in their connected car endeavour, aimed at providing seamless driving experiences for their customers. Powered by IoT telematics, analytics and the end user’s mobile/web applications and voice interfaces, Wipro’s AutoInsights platform forms the backbone of the Konnect First solution.”, said Sreenath A V, Senior Vice President, India Business Unit, Wipro Limited.
Carrying a price tag of Rs. 7999 makes it really awesome and also it comes with complimentary 1-year app subscription. It is a value for money product. It comes with 1-year warranty and aftermarket customer support.