Connected Car Report 2018: Emerging Market for Consumers in Cars to Order and Pay for Items Such as Food, Fuel, Beverages, and Parking Using Technology Built into the Car


DUBLIN, March 19, 2019 — The “The Connected Car: Still in First Gear for Merchant Commerce” report has been added to’s offering.

The Connected Car: Still in First Gear for Merchant Commerce, discusses the emerging market for consumers in cars to order and pay for items such as food, fuel, beverages, and parking using technology built into the car.

Cars have become more than just basic transportation. Technology drives automotive innovation, and the typical car now contains between 25 and 50 microprocessors.

Cars are becoming rolling mobile devices for on-the-go consumers to order and pay for coffee or a snack, as well as for the convenience of ordering meals for takeout or delivery. Drivers and passengers accustomed to ordering from the car on their mobile phones will someday consider mobile ordering and paying using technology built in the connected car as a regular part their daily commute.

For now, however, the landscape of connected car systems remains fragmented and evolving. The connected car has a way to go before it achieves wide acceptance by consumers and merchants, said the author of this report.

Highlights of this research report include:

  • Early attempts to commercialize connected car commerce
  • Connected car payments market opportunities
  • Current connected car ecosystem
  • Vertical market growth prospects
  • Opportunities and challenges impacting connected car systems

Key Topics Covered:

  1. Executive Summary
  2. Introduction
  3. Cars as Data Collectors and Transmitters
  4. The Roots of Connected Car Systems
  5. Connected Car Commerce Systems Have Two Roads for Now
  6. GM Marketplace as a Rolling Mobile Order and Pay
  7. The Market Opportunity for Connected Car Commerce
  8. Fragmented Players and Ecosystem
  9. Some Payment Providers Take Notice
  10. Verticals That Hold Promise for Growth
  11. Conversational Commerce Will Enhance Connected Car Commerce
  12. Challenges and Opportunities for Connected Car Commerce
  13. Conclusions and Implications
  14. References

Companies Mentioned

  • Amazon
  • Apple
  • Applebee’s
  • Audi
  • Best Buy
  • Chevron
  • Dunkin’ Donuts
  • Exxon Mobil
  • Fiat Chrysler
  • Ford
  • General Motors
  • Google
  • Honda
  • Hyundai
  • IHOP
  • Kia
  • Mastercard
  • Nissan
  • Nuance
  • Parkopedia
  • Samsung
  • Shell
  • Sirius XM
  • Starbucks
  • Suburu
  • TGI Fridays
  • Visa
  • Volkswagen

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