Bosch Enhances Multimedia Features for 2013 Nissan Sentra

          Bosch Enhances Multimedia Features for 2013 Nissan Sentra

NissanConnect(SM) with Navigation Provides Hands-Free Connectivity and
Entertainment Functions

PR Newswire

FARMINGTON HILLS, Mich., Jan. 15, 2013

FARMINGTON HILLS, Mich., Jan. 15, 2013 /PRNewswire/ --

  oBosch continues its partnership with Nissan to provide next-generation
    connected car system
  oNissanConnect^SM ^ with Navigation offers drivers local search and
    send-to-car navigation and Internet radio
  oNavigation system offers eco-route setting, enabling drivers to reduce
    fuel consumption

Bosch has partnered with Nissan again to design a robust new connected
multimedia system with navigation functionality that will help make Nissan a
leader in connected content and services. 

NissanConnect^SM with Navigation is available as an option on the 2013 Nissan
Sentra in a 5.8-inch 160x120 pixel color touch-screen monitor. This
breakthrough product offers drivers convenience and entertainment in a single
package including access to Google^® local search and send-to-car navigation,
Pandora^® Radio and text messaging capability.

Building on the success of a game changing navigation system that debuted in
2010, Bosch worked with Nissan to develop the next-generation connected car
system, which features USB, multimedia devices and Bluetooth^® connectivity,
enhancing the driver's ability to access hands-free playlists and cell phone

"NissanConnect^SM with Navigation bundles together convenience and
entertainment technologies while eliminating distraction, resulting in an
improved driver experience designed to provide consumers with an affordable
and highly functional system," said Juergen Peters, regional president, Car
Multimedia North America, Robert Bosch, LLC. "We are excited to continue
working with Nissan to offer advanced connected features for the 2013 Nissan

In addition to communication and entertainment features, the system provides
traffic and weather reports as well as an eco-route setting, enabling drivers
to plan their route in a way that will reduce fuel consumption.

NissanConnect^SM with Navigation also is available as an option on the 2013
Nissan Altima.

About Bosch:

The Bosch Group is a leading global supplier of technology and services. In
the areas of automotive technology, energy and building technology, industrial
technology and consumer goods, more than 300,000 associates generated sales of
51.5 billion euros ($71.7 billion) in 2011. The Bosch Group comprises Robert
Bosch GmbH and roughly 350 subsidiaries and regional companies in some 60
countries. If its sales and service partners are included, then Bosch is
represented in roughly 150 countries. This worldwide development,
manufacturing, and sales network is the foundation for further growth. Each
year, Bosch spends around 4.2 billion euros ($5.8 billion) for research and
development, and applies for over 4,100 patents worldwide.

The Bosch Group's products and services are designed to improve quality of
life through solutions that are innovative and beneficial, as well as
fascinating. In this way, the company offers technology worldwide that is
"Invented for life." Additional information is available online at and

In the U.S., Canada and Mexico, the Bosch Group manufactures and markets
automotive original equipment and aftermarket products, industrial drives and
control technology, power tools, security and communication systems, packaging
technology, thermotechnology, household appliances, solar energy, healthcare
telemedicine and software solutions. Having established a regional presence in
1906, Bosch employs over 22,500 associates in more than 100 locations, with
sales of $9.8 billion in fiscal year 2011. For more information, visit, and


Contact: Linda Beckmeyer, Robert Bosch LLC, +1-248-876-2046,
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