TomTom celebrates double deal

Volvo Trucks has selected TomTom’s navigation software for use in its new infotainment platform, which launches in Europe next year.

TomTom will supply its modular navigation software NavKit in a customised version for truckers; automotive grade digital maps; and live TomTom Traffic service.

Antoine Saucier, Managing Director TomTom Automotive, said, ‘TomTom is delighted to be working with Volvo Trucks, one of the largest heavy-duty truck brands in the world. We look forward to delivering our industry-leading products to Volvo Trucks’ professional and demanding customers.’

Meanwhile, TomTom has also announced that ŠKODA has chosen TomTom as the Traffic service provider for the new ŠKODA Kodiaq in Europe. TomTom Traffic service, already available to Audi, Volkswagen, Porsche and Bentley will be rolled out to all ŠKODA car models across Europe next year.

Antoine continued, ‘We’re delighted to extend this important collaboration with Volkswagen Group, one of the world’s premier car manufacturers, to an additional brand, therefore strengthening our position as the trusted global provider of connected navigation technology. ŠKODA drivers will be able to enjoy the excellence of TomTom Traffic service, enhancing their navigation experience even further.’