Mercedes-Benz’s New Send2Benz App

Mercedes-Benz has introduced a new program that allows easier access to locations through the use of the vehicle navigation system.  Known as Send2Benz, the interactive program is easy to use and utilizes a number of features to find and remotely send new locations to the nav system in Mercedes vehicles.

Features include:

  • mbrace Mobile Application:  A mobile phone app that allows users to send their current location, enter a known address from contacts, search for points of interest, or request a friend’s location by using the Drive2Friend feature.
  • mbrace Browser Toolbar Widget:  An internet browser toolbar that allows users to highlight addresses on a website and send them to their vehicle’s navigation system.
  • Search and Send:  An option that allows users to utilize Google Maps to send locations to their Mercedes nav system.

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It seems that every automaker is jumping on the application bandwagon these days, which is a good thing.  These applications are being utilized for a number of owner-friendly reasons, including new and used car-buying, remote vehicle access, and mapping.  The Send2Benz application is not only user-friendly, but extremely convenient and time-saving, and the numerous features allow for a variety of information entry methods that will each be useful at given times.


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Stacey Jo
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