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Google Maps will come integrated in newest Kia cars, Sorento first to get it in Q1 2013

0. phoneArena posted on 02 Jan 2013, 09:07

Kia Motors has announced that it will integrate Google Maps for navigation in its newest car models, pulling away from its UVO eServices system…

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posted on 02 Jan 2013, 09:09 7

1. wendygarett (unregistered)

Sweet :)
Just port it into Bentley and sold!!! :D

posted on 02 Jan 2013, 09:21 1

2. amiaq (Posts: 509; Member since: 30 Jun 2012)

iDare Apple to put the iMap in retaliation!!

posted on 02 Jan 2013, 12:47 1

4. jaoowolabi (Posts: 201; Member since: 07 Jun 2012)

Oh joy one of those guys who brings up Apple in every article

posted on 02 Jan 2013, 10:49

3. Dr.Phil (Posts: 1623; Member since: 14 Feb 2011)

It would be really interesting to see if auto manufacturers put some kind of version of Google Now into the navigation system along with Google's Voice Search. I mean we are already going to see Siri-integration in some Chevrolet vehicles.

posted on 02 Jan 2013, 12:57 2

5. itzmando (Posts: 115; Member since: 17 Oct 2011)

Honda better jump on this bandwagon like Kia and form a partnership with Google to use their mapping.

I would love to see google maps on a Honda product or its Acura division. Two products I would happily buy! :D

posted on 02 Jan 2013, 14:07 3

6. KingKurogiii (Posts: 5713; Member since: 23 Oct 2011)

KIA makes pretty nice cars now. my mom has a 2011 Optima and it gets great gas mileage for it's class even with turbo.

posted on 02 Jan 2013, 16:25

7. MistB (Posts: 581; Member since: 07 Jul 2012)

Will the new W222 2013 S Class be getting google maps? That surely has to considering it is pretty much the techno-laden gadget car king on the road.

posted on 02 Jan 2013, 23:43

8. CRICKETownz (Posts: 980; Member since: 24 Oct 2009)

it's about time...unfortunately ill have to pass on KIA.

posted on 03 Jan 2013, 02:09

9. tiara6918 (Posts: 2110; Member since: 26 Apr 2012)

I hope other car manufacturers would also have google maps, the navigation on mitsubishi sucks

posted on 03 Jan 2013, 02:13

10. roscuthiii (Posts: 2233; Member since: 18 Jul 2010)

I never wanted to like a brand that, to me, stands for "killed in action"... however, KIA has won me over. They have really proven to be on the ball lately. Keep it up KIA.

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