The COVID-19 crisis has presented new challenges for mobility, with social distancing impacting public transportation, the flow of traffic being affected by more deliveries, and increasing concerns regarding personal health and well-being.  

Luxury customers expect their vehicles to be more than a moving sanctuary; they want them to be smart devices on wheels. And though Lincoln Aviator embodies quiet flight, it also comes packed with purposeful technological capabilities, while voice-activated SYNC®3 takes care of connectivity.

Many drivers get to know their cars like close companions over time, but how well do our cars know us? Vehicles soon will prompt their owners to make a regular phone call, work out at a favoured time, or stop off at a much-loved coffee shop – if those activities are part of their regular routine.

Land Rover’s best-selling compact SUVs, the Range Rover Evoque and Land Rover Discovery Sport, are now even more efficient and digitally connected, with state-of-the-art Pivi infotainment, new efficient petrol and diesel mild-hybrid engines, and unique Special Editions.

Cadillac Middle East and Al Ghandi Auto - its exclusive dealer in the UAE, are bringing the showroom to customers by providing them with an innovative and simple way to purchase a Cadillac through the launch of Shop.Click.Drive. online e-commerce tool. The easy-to-use platform puts customers in complete control when it comes to buying the latest Cadillac model right from the comfort and safety of their own home. Available on Al Ghandi Auto’s website, customers have access to the platform 24/7 from anywhere and at any time.

In 2019, the Mercedes-Benz V-Class facelift was introduced to the region with a new front design, new colours and upholstery choices, as well as an extended range of safety and assistance systems. Mercedes-Benz has further enhanced the model with the integration of the intuitive and self-learning MBUX (Mercedes-Benz User Experience) multimedia system in the V-Class, available now in showrooms in the region.

New contactless touchscreen technology developed by Jaguar Land Rover and the University of Cambridge will help keep drivers’ eyes on the road and reduce the spread of bacteria and viruses in a post COVID-19 world.

Technology-minded entrepreneurs, managers and doers from Leipzig had the opportunity to experience Roland Gumpert’s Nathalie's “First Edition” last weekend.

Have a quick look at the presentation on the way to the office, and discuss minor changes with your assistant by telephone conference? Or while away a long journey with the latest online films, while your brother next to you listens to his favourite audiobook? Whether managers or children – in an S-Class, the boss often sits in the rear. Accordingly Mercedes-Benz has systematically designed the new edition of its flagship model with the rear in mind. One example: passengers in the rear have the same extensive Infotainment and comfort features as the driver and front passenger. They have access to up to three touchscreens and a variety of different control options such as MBUX Interior Assist or the voice control assistant "Hey Mercedes".

In response to the unique challenges posed by the COVID 19 pandemic, Nissan is transforming the customer experience to effectively bring the showroom directly to people’s homes.