Maintain tabs in your Volkswagen with the Apple Watch

Keep tabs on your Volkswagen with the Apple Watch

Volkswagen America introduced Tuesday that its Automotive-Internet app is coming to the Apple Watch and can permit drivers to remotely work together with their automobiles utilizing it. The Automotive-Internet platform is VW’s driver security and gasoline effectivity suite. It gives options like automated crash emergency response notifications, distant car entry and “well being updates” on sporting elements like brake pads — all delivered by way of the Automotive-Internet cellular app. Now, as an alternative of fishing for his or her telephones in pockets and purses, drivers of many 2014 and newer VW automobiles worldwide will merely should take a look at their wrists to understand how their automobiles are doing.

The Automotive-Internet for Apple Watch app actually simply ports a bunch of the cellular app’s features to the Watch interface — like the power to remotely lock and unlock the doorways or see if any home windows or the sunroof have been left open. The Watch app may even present you a map and strolling instructions to the automotive’s location for those who occur to overlook the place you parked. Plus, as you’ll be able to see within the picture above, drivers may also have the ability to remotely examine their gasoline or battery cost ranges. Per the VW announcement, Automotive-Internet is at present out there on “choose trims of 2014 and later Beetle, CC, Eos, Jetta, Passat and Tiguan fashions and on all trims of 2015 and later Golf, Golf GTI, Golf R, Golf SportWagen and e-Golf fashions.” Now all you want is an Apple Watch.

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