HYUNDAI ANNOUNCES BLUE LINK AGENT FOR THE GOOGLE ASSISTANT

04/13/2017, New York

Hyundai Owners Can Now Control Their Cars with a Google Assistant on Google Home

Blue Link Agent for a Google Assistant Debuts with a 2018 Hyundai Sonata


NEW YORK, Apr 13, 2017 – Hyundai’s Blue Link Agent for a Google Assistant, demonstrated during Pepcom’s Digital Experience before to a 2017 Consumer Electronics Show (CES®) is now accessible for use by Hyundai owners. The proclamation was done during a press discussion during a New York International Auto Show today.

The Blue Link Agent for a Google Assistant allows control of several functions of a Hyundai automobile with elementary voice commands. These commands can embody “Ok Google, Tell Blue Link to start my Santa Fe and set a heat to 82 degrees, “Ok Google, Tell Blue Link to send a residence of a Empire State Building to my Sonata”, and “Ok Google, ask Blue Link to clear my car”.

To make these voice-activated facilities accessible to even some-more Hyundai owners, Blue Link Connected Care, Remote and Guidance packages are now giveaway for 3 years on all 2018 Hyundai models and a 2017 IONIQ lineup. This proclamation was also done during a New York International Auto Show today.

“We continue to lead a attention with these improved customer-focused integrations,” pronounced Manish Mehrotra, director, digital business formulation and connected operations, Hyundai Motor America. “With a appearance of Google Assistant’s capabilities, we wish to yield Hyundai owners with a comfort of remote starting their automobile on a prohibited summer afternoon or a confidence of remotely locking their Sonata Hybrid while it’s parked in a garage during a finish of a prolonged day.”

Google Home is a voice-activated orator powered by a Google Assistant that can yield real-time answers, activate streaming song services, intelligent home devices, and now, cars.

HYUNDAI MAKES REMOTE SERVICES STANDARD ON IONIQ AND BLUE LINK-EQUIPPED 2018 MODELS

Blue Link brings seamless connectivity directly into Hyundai cars with technologies including Remote Start with Climate Control, Destination Search powered by Google®, Remote Door Lock/Unlock, Car Finder, Enhanced Roadside Assistance, and Stolen Vehicle Recovery. Blue Link services can be simply accessed from a buttons on a rearview counterpart and core stack, a web or around a Blue Link owners’ smartphone app. In further to a movement on a Google Assistant, some of these facilities can also be tranquil around a latest Android Wear and Apple Watch smartwatch offerings.

How It Works
To send commands to a Hyundai Vehicles around a Google Assistant on Google Home, engineers grown a approach to couple a customer’s Blue Link Account with a Google Assistant voice activated services. Once a patron has successfully related his or her account, Remote Service commands will usually be sent to Hyundai vehicles after a Google Assistant prompts owners for their Blue Link Personal Identification Number (PIN).

Examples of Exchanges between Google Home and Hyundai Blue Link

Blue Link movement on Google Home proof facilities include:

  • Sending a end to a car’s navigation system
  • Remote horn/lights
  • Start and stop charging of Hyundai electric and plug-in vehicles
  • Remote Start with Climate Control
  • Remote Lock
  • Remote Unlock