Through its innovative Apps Market, Faurecia Aptoide will make the Road.Travel app available to their OEM customers and to drivers of millions of vehicles worldwide.
Road.Travel is the creator of Adaptive Travel Guides (ATGs), a pioneering digital format for curated road trip routes that evolve with users’ needs, wants and interests as they drive. As the next generation of travel guides, ATGs accompany the user from inspiration and booking to on the road, making all content seamlessly available from device to car.
Faurecia Aptoide Automotive, as the leading Automotive App Store, works together with OEMs and App Developers to develop and bring vehicle users a connected experience by creating a dynamic, though seamless solution that easily adapts to the demands and expectations of the new generation of users, while ensuring home to car continuity.
With the advent of Android Automotive, there is an immense hunger for fresh and innovative apps and content, and together Road.Travel and Faurecia Aptoide will offer an immersive new technology to automotive brands and their drivers.
This partnership brings the most content-rich travel recommendations to drivers through personalized technology, connecting the tech, travel media and automotive industries together. Devised to enhance usability and promote tourism and discovery, this partnership celebrates the car’s role as an extension of personal space, reflective of individual interests and lifestyles.
Road.Travel founder and CEO, Nikita Dedik, said, “We truly believe in the transformative power of journeying by road, and are proud to bring our pioneering ATG format to the users of all in-car App Stores powered by Faurecia Aptoide. Together we are at the forefront of innovation in our industries.”
Faurecia Aptoide General Manager, Thijs van Herkhuizen, said, “By focusing cutting-edge technology with immersive travel experiences, Faurecia Aptoide and Road.Travel have forged a partnership that will revolutionize the way we explore the world – all from the comfort of our cars.”
About Road Travel
Road.Travel is a travel and automotive tech company, creator of the pioneering Adaptive Travel Guide format. IT has won numerous awards for its travel tech, including prizes by FIA Region I, For, Porsche, Volkswagen and UNWTO. Road.Travel has a growing library of thousands of ATGs crafted by a community of road trip experts and partners with automotive brands, destinations, and travel organisations to celebrate and promote road trips globally.
About Faurecia Aptoide
Faurecia Aptoide Automotive is a joint venture between Faurecia, a company of the FORVIA Group, and Aptoide that connects OEMs and App Developers to build the future of connected cars. With a growing apps portfolio that already counts with 250+ apps and an established partnership with 14 different car brands, Faurecia Aptoide is at the forefront of the automotive industry, supporting Android developers to develop the next generation of in-car infotainment.