MG Motor India on Tuesday announced a partnership with digital service provider Jio on the Internet of Things (IoT) space.
The carmaker will provide seamless integration of IT systems enabled by Jio’s IoT solution in its upcoming mid-size SUV.
The association will enable new-age mobility solutions, underscoring the marquee carmaker’s enthusiasm for creating mobility applications of the future and facilitating magical experiences, the companies said in a joint statement.
India’s largest integrated telecommunications service provider, Jio, will support automotive solutions designed to provide a range of consumer and enterprise services.
Customers of MG’s upcoming mid-size SUV will benefit from Jio’s extensive internet outreach along with the highest quality connectivity not only in metros but also in smaller towns and rural areas.
“Jio’s new-age connected vehicle solution is a combination of hardware, software and connectivity that enables users to access trending infotainment and real-time telematics on the go as it brings the benefits of digital life to a vehicle and people . move,” the companies said.
Rajeev Chaba, Chairman and Managing Director, MG Motor India said that technology and innovation are leading the way in the connected car space in the automobile industry.
He added that the current trend is increasingly focusing on software-driven devices and our current partnership with tech-innovators like Jio in the IoT space is a step towards establishing MG Motor as a technology leader in the automobile industry. Is.
“This partnership will ensure that our next mid-sized connected SUV further streamlines the driving experience and ensures safety backed by technology,” Chaba said.
Jio Director and Chairman Kiran Thomas said the company is building an ecosystem of cutting-edge technology products and solutions for Indian users.
He said, “Jio’s eSIM, IoT and streaming solutions will enable MG users to access real-time connectivity, infotainment and telematics. It is a commitment to technological development in the automobile industry, with innovation as its key pillar “
MG Motor India started its journey in India with the launch of the country’s first internet-connected car – the MG Hector – which was followed by the pure electric internet SUV – the MG ZS.