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Connected Driving 1 min read

What is the digital cockpit?


From interactive displays to intuitive controls, digital cockpits of the future promise enhanced convenience and safety.

The digital cockpit is a term used to describe the advanced technology incorporated into modern car dashboards. Digital dashboards provide a wide range of information in an intuitive and user-friendly way, offering several advantages over their previous analog iterations.

Their connectivity and technologies like smartphone mirroring allow drivers to access their mobile device's features without taking their hands off the wheel or eyes off the road, while voice recognition and augmented reality displays can minimize distracted driving and improve overall driver safety.

Powering the digital cockpit

By consolidating with other vehicle systems, digital cockpits can improve navigation while also supporting safer and more comfortable driving. For example, location data can make it possible to adjust climate control settings based on the outside temperature or automatically turn on headlights when entering a tunnel. These integrations help reduce driver distraction and enhance the overall driving experience.

With the continued growth of location technology and real-time location data processing capabilities, digital cockpits are expected to become even more advanced in the coming years, offering even greater levels of customization and connectivity. As they increasingly become a standard feature in modern vehicles, digital cockpits represent a major advancement in automotive technology, offering a more connected, intuitive and safe driving experience.

Maja Stefanovic

Maja Stefanovic

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