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Connected Maintenance

Auto care gets technological as consumers demand further control

Implications - Revolting against the mechanic, consumers are opting for connected, and in some cases autonomous, forms of vehicle maintenance to gain better control over their cars. This shift towards smart ways to maintain vehicle health relates to consumers who crave digital integration, but aren't willing to invest in an advanced vehicle. Furthermore, this ties into the DIY culture that is particularly popular with Millennials.
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Featured Examples

Real-Time Auto Repair Apps
Real-Time Auto Repair Apps
The 'Autorepairio' App Connects Car Owners with Reliable Mechanics
Dubbed the “UBER of mechanics,” the Autorepairio app is set to change the way car owners think about auto repairs. Not only does the app helps drivers save time by giving them a seamless... MORE
Automated Auto Mechanic Apps
Automated Auto Mechanic Apps
The Engie App Monitors Cars' Health and Recommends Auto-Repairs
Auto mechanics are notorious for taking advantage of drivers who hardly know a thing about the inner workings of their vehicles, and the Engie app is fighting this tyranny of the car repairman with... MORE
Luxury Roadside Assistance Apps
Luxury Roadside Assistance Apps
This Ferrari Mobile Platform Offers Its Services 365 Days a Year
The Ferrari Roadside Assistance app stays true to the luxury auto brand’s ethos and ensures its users have access to premium repair services year-round. These services are offered 24 hours a... MORE
play_circle_filled On-Demand Repair Services
On-Demand Repair Services
'GoBumpr' is a Vehicle Repair Service for Motorbikes and Cars
‘GoBumpr’ is the name of a new vehicle repair service that turns traditional mechanic models on their heads. One of the biggest advantages to owning a car is having freedom and mobility—... MORE
play_circle_filled Self-Service Car Repair Stands
Self-Service Car Repair Stands
The Ford Smart Service Kiosk Automates Trips to the Mechanic
Getting your car serviced at a dealership could be a much different experience sooner rather than later depending on how the trial of the Ford Smart Service Kiosk goes. The American automaker teamed... MORE

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