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Telefonica, Geotab awarded Europcar connected cars contract

Friday 23 October 2020 | 14:13 CET | News
Telefonica and its longtime partner Geotab have been awarded a contact to connect the European vehicles of Europcar Mobility Group following a trial in Mallorca. The car rental group had a total of 44,000 connected cars in 2019 and is aiming to connect all of its fleet by 2023, with Telefonica and GeoTab providing access to engine data, driving behaviour and GPS location including insights into distances travelled, mileage, speed, acceleration, fuel level, accident detection and other data.

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: Geotab / Telefonica
Countries: Europe / Spain
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