A few weeks ago, Google announced a number of relationships with its Location/Maps services. Today, Google posted a nice little video on how Audi is using Google location services to enhance the ability of its cars and their owners.
Audi connect™Navigation – Enhanced by Google
With Audi connect™, the navigation options of your MMI® system open up new dimensions of travel.*
Audi connect™ makes it easy to search for any point of interest on Google™. Plus, you can enjoy realistic Google Earth™ terrain imagery and even send destinations from any browser right to your Audi.
Google Earth™ and Travel Destinations
With the terrain imagery and 3-D terrain of Google Earth™ combined with the continuously updated SiriusXM™ Traffic data on your MMI® display a true aerial view of your route becomes your guide.
Google™ Local Search
Search online for the most up-to-date points of interest using Google™ Local Search through the “Online Destinations“ feature
Google™ Voice Local Search
Keep your eyes on the road as you search for a destination using Google™ Voice Local Search.