Toyota to Offer UK's First In-car TPEG Traffic Information Service

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Toyota to Offer UK's First In-car TPEG Traffic Information Service

Feb 17, 2012 10:15 AM, By Doug Irwin, CPBE DRB AMD

Feb 17, 2012 - TPEG (Travel Protocol Expert Group) is a key feature of Toyota Touch Pro, the most advanced version of the new Toyota Touch multimedia system. It works with a DAB radio to provide more detailed, accurate and timely traffic information, coordinated with the vehicle's satellite navigation. This is all according to an article on 3d-car-shows.com.

Toyota Touch Pro makes its debut in the Toyota range as a standard feature of the 2012 Land Cruiser V8. It is also available as part of the Technology Pack option that is offered for the 2012 Prius T Spirit.

One advantage of DAB over analog FM is that there is more capability to transmit information such as traffic data.

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