Cubic enables connectivity in the all-new Audi Q8

Cubic Telecom, the leading global connected software provider to the automotive and IoT industries, today announced that it is providing its connectivity management solution for the new top-of-the-line Audi Q8 across Europe. This top-of-the-Q-line model is brand new to Audi and is now available to order in the European market. Combining the elegance of a four-door luxury coupe and the convenience and versatility of a large SUV, the Audi Q8 is among the most technologically advanced and luxurious production vehicles on the market.

Drivers of the Q8 can enjoy reliable and secure up-to-date information and entertainment integrated with the Audi Virtual Cockpit, and advanced internet connectivity, powered by Cubic. With an in-car Wi-Fi hotspot and connected infotainment services, drivers of the Audi Q8 have access to navigation, route guidance and mapping, as well as personal apps such as digital radio and music streaming.

“As the automotive industry undergoes a shift in focus towards integrating connectivity as part of its customer value proposition, Audi is well-known globally for its forward-thinking and innovative work in intelligent driving. We are proud that Audi has chosen Cubic to power the incredible, all-new Q8 with our seamless connected car services,” said Barry Napier, CEO of Cubic Telecom.

Cubic’s connected software platform is available in a multitude of Audi models around the world, including the A3, A4, A5, A6, A7, A8, Q2, Q5, Q7 and now the Q8. Cubic is powering approximately 1.5 million cars today and will soon be rolling out its connected-car service in Asia, Australia and New Zealand.

About Cubic Telecom

Cubic Telecom delivers innovative IoT connected software solutions to Automotive, Agriculture, and Transport manufacturers. Its ecosystem of revenue-generating services combines real-time analytics with global connectivity in 190 countries, always aligned to regional regulatory requirements.

Its global connected software platform PACE is used by leading companies around the world including Audi, Microsoft, Kymeta, Panasonic Automotive, Volkswagen, CNH Industrial, Skoda, e.GO Mobile and Arrival.

Headed by CEO Barry Napier, the company is privately held with over €110 million in funding by Audi Electronics Venture GmbH, Qualcomm, Valid, the European Investment Bank, Enterprise Ireland, and the Ireland Strategic Investment Fund, among others.

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Fionnuala Kavanagh | Cubic Telecom | FionnualaK@cubictelecom.com