- Becomes the First OEM in India offering In-App digital payment services for fuel with Indian Oil Corporation along with Park+ for parking services
- Offers the customers with enhanced daily convenience and exclusive benefits through contactless digital payment and other value-added services
Hyundai Motor India Ltd., country’s first Smart Mobility Solutions Provider, and the largest exporter since its inception, announced the launch of Industry First In-App innovative digital services through its connected technology platform – Bluelink™. Hyundai has partnered with Indian Oil Corporation Ltd. and Park+ to provide a complete range of end-to-end timesaving fuel and parking services. These newly introduced In-App Value-added Services are innovative feature on Bluelink™ offering customers seamless services and contactless payment options for services like Fuel & Parking in just a few clicks.
Commenting on the announcement of the Bluelink In-App Value-added Services, Jae Wan Ryu, Executive Director – Corporate Planning, Hyundai Motor India, said: “Strengthening our brand philosophy of ‘Beyond Mobility’, we are delighted to share another strong move towards offering the most advanced technology with more exciting features, that will enrich and augment the future mobility experience of our customers. We have leveraged our tech prowess to take customer convenience a notch higher and realize our goal of delivering the connected mobility solutions of the future. With the rollout of these In-App service through Hyundai Bluelink™ connected technology platform, HMIL has become the First OEM in India to offer one-stop solution of contactless payment services for Fuel & Parking.”
Commenting on the announcement, V. Satish Kumar, Director (Marketing), Indian Oil, said: “Indian Oil true to its continuous pursuit for innovative processes and superior customer experience, has brought another path breaking offering for the customers by partnering with Hyundai by leveraging their Bluelink In-App payment solution. We are quite excited about this partnership which is expected to unfold a unique digital payment experience and would further enhance the culture of digitization in our retail business processes.”
“Park+ has been making conscious efforts to partner with like-minded automobile OEMs, to enhance car ownership experiences for users. As part of this strategy, we are excited to collaborate with Hyundai Motor India Ltd. and offer our smart parking services to its users. We at Park+ have taken something that has historically been painful & intimidating – finding a parking spot and made it effortless. Hyundai car owners will now be able to discover, book and pay for a parking spot, with a smile. We look forward to a long and fruitful partnership, to bring car ownership delight to as many Hyundai car owners as possible,” said Amit Lakhotia, Founder & CEO, Park+, on the partnership with Hyundai Motor India Ltd.
Hyundai Bluelink™ is a connected technology platform that combines intelligent automotive and IT technologies in order to provide greater comfort, safety, and convenience for customers. Bluelink™ will now offer the In-App services with Hyundai only exclusive benefits such as rewards and discounts, contactless payment option, savings on refuelling and parking, as well as easy and secure transactions for utmost convenience.
The first step to accessing the In-App Value-added Services feature is downloading the Hyundai Bluelink™ App (available for both Android & iOS Mobile devices). After signing up through the smartphone application, the customers will be navigated to the Value-Added Services of Indian Oil and Park+, followed by account registration, and purchasing of fuel and booking of parking slots, post which the customers will be directed to the payment portal within the app. All these transactions happening in the same platform to provide seamless customer experience.
In-App Service – Fuel purchase
Hyundai’s partnership with Indian Oil Corporation has made IndianOil a pioneer to launch innovative and convenient prepaid fuel payment options. Customers will avail complete fuelling solution with ease of search, navigation, and advance payment options for refuelling before even visiting the fuel outlet. The partnership will also provide a dedicated customer base for IndianOil and reduce the turnaround time at the station.
In-App Service – Parking slot booking
Hyundai’s partnership with Park+ and its integrated solution with Bluelink™ offers users seamless parking solutions with an easy search of parking slots, hassle-free digital payment solutions, and timesaving before even visiting the Park+ enabled outlets for utmost comfort and convenience.
The In-app services on Hyundai Bluelink™ is an innovation in connected technology that has the potential to improve the lives of Hyundai customers. The customer centric platform enables Hyundai customers to make payments without switching to a different payment application platform thus enhancing the overall user experience.
These 2 In-App services are only the beginning and with this innovative platform, Hyundai aims to
regularly introduce new services to provide utmost convenience to daily lives of customers.