DALLAS, March 28, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Infiniti Connection™, Nissan North America's new connected vehicle program, launched this week on the JX, Infiniti's new flagship luxury crossover, using Agero's connected vehicle platform. Powered by Agero, Infiniti Connection will also become available on Infiniti's 2013 M luxury sedan launching later this year.
Agero is a global leader in connected vehicle innovation, renowned for its pioneering role in integrating digitally networked emergency response, cloud-based services and multi-modal human machine interfaces with vehicles and vehicle owners.
New JX and M owners in the U.S. and Canada will be complimentarily provided with one year of Infiniti Connection services, allowing them to experience 18 different services within the connected vehicle program's feature set. The array of services were built on Agero's flexible, next-generation technology platform, which is designed to support Infiniti JX owners with access to connected services within the vehicle via interactive voice recognition or through direction communication with an Infiniti Connection agent.
"We want JX owners to view Infiniti Connection as an essential benefit that extends their connected lifestyle into their new vehicle, in a way that is safe and easy to use," said Charlie Cavolina, Agero president of Connected Vehicle Services.
Agero's advanced platform also provides Infiniti with a turnkey solution that includes wireless account management, service and content integration, and customer relationship management applications. Agero also provides roadside assistance to Infiniti owners in the U.S., operating one of the largest driver assistance networks in the nation with more than 30,000 service providers.
More details on Infiniti Connection are available at your local Infiniti dealer.
Agero is a leading provider of connected vehicle services for the automotive, insurance and aftermarket industries and is a market leader in roadside assistance and claims management. Based in Medford, Mass., the company has operations throughout North America and offices in Europe. For more information, visit www.agero.com.