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Hyundai, Kia sign with Microsoft

2008-05-07 09:33
The Hyundai-Kia Group has signed an agreement with Microsoft to develop a new range of clever infotainment systems for its vehicles.

The first product that will be created as part of the project is a voice-controlled system allowing links to mobile devices. It will be available globally from 2010.

This system will be followed by a range of multimedia and navigation devices "comparable to mini-PCs" a statement said.

The agreement also sees the Group adopt Microsoft's Auto software platform. This technology is available in certain Fiat and Ford products.

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