Published on May 15th, 2012 | by Daniel Sherman Fernandez0
Goodyear HIGHWAY Helper Smartphone App.
Goodyear brand has launched its acclaimed smartphone app, the Goodyear Highway Helper for both iPhone and Android users – a unique application, tailored to the needs of the Malaysian market, giving our consumers the help and information when they need it the most. The only application of its kind, the Goodyear Highway Helper app (“the App”) is compatible for Smartphone and Android users. This is in response to the explosive growth of Smartphone users in Asia who are using apps as a life-enhancement tool for functions like driving – catering to Malaysians on the road.
The App was developed to cater to the needs of drivers while on the road, making any road trip a hassle-free experience. For drivers, even the most minor highway incident can be a traumatic experience. Understanding auto care basic knowledge can help to conquer situations such as when the need to call for emergency services, identify reputable towing services, or change a tire arises.
With the Highway Helper App, it allows quick access to emergency phone numbers such as police, taxi and towing services. Users are also able to receive automotive tire support while on the road, with easy access to information on car maintenance, troubleshooting and listings of all Goodyear service center locations. The step-by-step approach to changing tires is the most helpful and useful function for unexpected occurrence. To complete one’s driving experience; the App comes with a game section that allows users to share game scores with their friends on Facebook. The App is designed as part of Goodyear’s commitment to enhance and safeguard every driving experience.
The App builds on the successful pilot version released for the iPhone and adds location-based functionality for a truly up-to-the-minute experience. This new version is now available for Android phones users; appealing to a wider base of driving consumers. The latest edition of the application includes enhanced features such as tire health maintenance, daily road conditions and push tips for driving.
The updated Goodyear Highway Helper application is now available for downloads on the Apple AppStore and for Android application.