CORRECTING AND REPLACING Toyota Motor Europe to Equip Vehicles with TomTom HD Traffic

  CORRECTING AND REPLACING Toyota Motor Europe to Equip Vehicles with TomTom
  HD Traffic

     ~ TomTom’s real-time traffic information to be offered as standard ~

Correction... by TomTom 83rd Geneva International Motor Show

Business Wire

GENEVA -- March 5, 2013

Please replace the release with the following corrected version due to
multiple revisions.

The corrected release reads:

         TOYOTA MOTOR EUROPE TO EQUIP VEHICLES WITH TOMTOM HD TRAFFIC

     ~ TomTom’s real-time traffic information to be offered as standard ~

Today, TomTom announces that Toyota Motor Europe (Toyota) will offer TomTom HD
Traffic* as standard in all vehicles with Toyota’s next generation Touch&GO
navigation and infotainment systems. TomTom’s award-winning traffic
information will be rolled out from early 2014.

With access to TomTom’s accurate, up-to-date and comprehensive traffic
information, Toyota drivers will get to their destinations faster. By
combining accurate data, from multiple sources, TomTom delivers the highest
quality traffic information available.

“TomTom HD Traffic is in a league of its own. We provide world-class traffic
information that is precise and highly accurate,” says Charles Cautley,
Managing Director Automotive at TomTom. “We’re delighted to extend our
partnership with Toyota and bring TomTom HD Traffic to drivers across Europe.
Our real-time traffic information will help millions of drivers to get to
their destinations faster.”

“As one of World’s leading car manufacturers, we strive to develop products
that don’t just meet our customers’ expectations, but exceed them,” says Derek
Williams, General Manager, Telematics & Multimedia at Toyota Motor Europe.
“Quality traffic information always comes high on our customers’ wish list. By
providing TomTom HD Traffic as an in-built connected service, our drivers will
always have the best traffic information available.”

TomTom will collaborate with its partner Harman to integrate TomTom HD Traffic
into the next generation Touch&Go multimedia platform.

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Notes for editors

Availability

TomTom HD Traffic will be integrated in Toyota Motor Europe’s next Touch&Go
platform from January 2014. It will be available in the following countries:

Luxembourg, Andorra, Austria, Belgium, Czech Republic, Denmark, Finland,
France, Germany, Gibraltar, Ireland, Italy, Liechtenstein, Monaco,
Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Portugal, San Marino, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland,
UK, Vatican City, Russia, Greece and Hungary.

*Via OpenLR Technology

TomTom’s royalty-free, open source technology provides precise and compact
dynamic location information. The map-agnostic technology enables reliable
data exchange and cross-referencing using digital maps of different vendors
and versions. The information transferred can consist of the current traffic
situation at a certain location, traffic forecasts and special alerts. For
more information, please visit: http://openlr.org/introduction.html

About TomTom

Founded in 1991, TomTom (TOM2) is a leading provider of navigation and
location-based products and services.

TomTom maps, traffic information and navigation technology power automotive
in-dash systems, mobile devices, web based applications and government and
business solutions.

TomTom also designs and manufactures its own location-based products including
portable navigation devices and fleet management solutions, as well as
GPS-enabled sports watches.

Headquartered in Amsterdam, TomTom has 3,500 employees worldwide and sells its
products in over 35 countries.

For further information, please visit www.tomtom.com

About Toyota Motor Europe

Toyota Motor Europe handles the wholesale sales and marketing of Toyota and
Lexus vehicles, parts and accessories, and manages Toyota's European
manufacturing and engineering operations. The company employs directly and
indirectly 94,000 people across 56 European countries.

For more information, please visit: http://www.toyota.eu

Contact:

TomTom
Yann Lafargue
T: +31 (0) 6 11 36 69 49
E: yann.lafargue@tomtom.com
 
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