Nissan India introduced the more advanced and intelligent version of NissanConnect – an integrated information and communication platform last year. NissanConnect, that embodies Nissan Intelligent Mobility vision, now comes with additional 18 features based on its key pillars control, convenience, safety & security and social sharing. Nissan Intelligent Mobility is the company’s vision for changing how vehicles are powered, driven and integrated into society. The more advanced and intelligent NissanConnect comes at zero subscription charges for three years and is available across the Nissan range of cars – KICKS, Micra, Sunny and Terrano.
50+ features of NissanConnect promises to address the rising concerns regarding the safety & security of car users along with the control & well-being of the vehicle. Key features such as SoS, Track & Trace, Tow-Away Alert, Vehicle low battery Alert, Automated Impact Alert including Harsh Acceleration Alert, Sudden Turn Alert and Sudden Brake Alert Curfew Alert and Geofencing with multiple entry/exit provide robust safety & security solution to the vehicle. Idling Run Time, Smart Drive Score, Quick Reference Videos and Intelligent Route Guidance give a superior fuel-efficient driving experience with a close check on the health of the vehicle. In addition, the ‘Way to My Car’ feature is convenient and helps save time on searching for one’s car at the parking lot.
Launched in 2017, NissanConnect is developed specifically for the Indian market by Renault Nissan Technology Business Centre India (RNTBCI). It enables NissanConnect user to be connected to his or her family through the car. Conceptualized to solve the challenges that Indian car owners face daily, NissanConnect is a factory fitted Connected Car Technology solution with an embedded Telematics Control Unit. It is paired with an inbuilt SIM for every car and operates on a dedicated server for safe & secured data.
NissanConnect customers can also reach out to the Nissan call centre and dealerships to access services like service booking and Roadside Assistance (RSA) at the touch of a button. The recently conducted Nissan Connected Families of India Survey (in partnership with Kantar IMRB), found that 53% respondents wanted to stay connected to their families, even while driving. It also revealed that there was a significant demand for the features offered by NissanConnect. From over-speeding notifications to geo fencing, consumers want to be aware of the status of their car.
NissanConnect: Key features
Way to my Car
Last 15 Minutes Trace
Quick Reference Videos
Smart Drive Score (Eco + Driving)
Intelligent Route Guidance
Idling Run Time
Drive Time @ Night
Vehicle Battery Alert
Curfew Alert (Time fencing) with multiple entry/exit
Geo Fencing with multiple entry/exit
Tow away Alert & Track
Track & Trace (Chauffer)
Manual SOS (Panic Button)
Automated Impact Alert
Safety Alert – Harsh Braking
Safety Alert – Over Acceleration
Safety Alert – Sharp Turn
Nissan Community – Advanced including Group Trips
Smart Drive Grand Prix
Customers can download the advanced NissanConnect App from the app store of their respective mobile platforms across Android and iOS. Then they simply have to contact their nearest Nissan dealer to activate the NissanConnect app on the purchase of their new Nissan car. Customers who do not have NissanConnect setup, can upgrade their car through dealer fitment. NissanConnect users can monitor and customize their app settings from www.nissanconnect.in.