Parkmobile, a provider of services that enable users to pay for parking from their smartphones, has announced its app is compatible with Volvo Sensus Connect. Drivers will be able to pay for a parking space with an on-file credit or debit card, eliminating the need to touch their mobile phone while driving.
With the launch of Sensus Connect, Volvo Cars reveals the updated on-board solution for connected services, infotainment, navigation and audio. Now, Volvo Cars truly offers customers a fully connected experience. The cloud-based services allow drivers to find and pay for parking from their car.
“Parkmobile enhances the parking experience by eliminating the need to swipe a card or feed coins to a meter,” said Cherie Fuzzell, CEO at Parkmobile. “We are excited to extend the Parkmobile offering to the connected car through our collaboration with Volvo Car Group. Parkmobile looks forward to working with Volvo to offer drivers a more robust means of driving and parking,”
“By choosing partners who are the very best in their individual fields such as the parking service provider Parkmobile, we were able to focus on what we do best, providing a safe, comfortable and highly enjoyable ride,” says David Holecek, Connectivity Brand Manager at Volvo Cars. “It’s all about giving a Volvo driver an enjoyable and intuitive experience. By offering our customers the possibility to find and pay for parking from their car, we truly add value to their everyday life and make it easier.”
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