Sygic launches world's first navigation with integrated payment for charging

The company is adding to its flagship navigation Sygic GPS Navigation Electric Vehicle Mode (EV Mode) solving the charging and range anxiety of the electric car drivers. Planning the route with compatible charging points, processing payments without installing or using any other additional applications and getting real-time data from the stations was never as easy as now with Sygic.

Sygic, the mobile navigation vendor, trusted by more than 200-million drivers globally is a member of CharIN Association which is leading the charging standardization such as the deployment of the CCS connector (Combined Charging Standard).

 

Sygic has unveiled as the first company in the segment dedicated “Electric Vehicle Mode” with fully integrated services for charging. Any user can activate the EV mode for free, it allows drivers of electric vehicles to pick or add their car model from the extensive database of electric and plug-in hybrid cars with predefined specifications including battery and charging capacity, average consumption and connector type. Users can also adjust all parameters based on their real-life experience. All without the need to install or register in any other application.

 

"Our objective was to introduce a hassle-free and convenient charging experience for any type of driver using an electric car. Just activate the EV Mode and we do all the planning for you, " said Sygic's vice president for electromobility Petr Fuzek.

 

In the future, Sygic plans to add even more dedicated features for electric vehicles and create all-in-one driving assistant, helping users to know the exact range in long trips by considering driving style, outside weather conditions, traffic, and other influencing factors, and make the transition from combustion engine cars even easier for them.

 

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