Smart's electric SUV the smart#1 will benefit from a host of features that promise a smooth, immersive digital experience for the driver.
Thanks to HERE Map Data, real-time traffic information and on-and-off street parking tools, the smart#1 aims to tackle the challenges urban drivers face.
The highly-anticipated vehicle has been available for pre-order in France, Germany, Italy, the Netherlands, Portugal, Spain and Switzerland since October 18th and will be available for pre-order in Austria, Belgium and the UK from the beginning of 2023.
Mobility tech company ECARX has developed the digital head unit and co-developed the operating system in the smart#1 together with smart.
Features include HERE Real-Time Traffic, which can help drivers plan ahead and avoid congestion and hazards. HERE Parking provides ETAs which take into account the time it takes to park, including information on pricing and restrictions.
The smart#1 is also equipped with HERE SDK that helps them locate their vehicle's position as well as nearby EV charging points.