Kia America joins LexisNexis Telematics Exchange

LexisNexis Risk Solutions and Kia America have entered into a strategic agreement making Kia connected vehicle data available to US auto insurers via the LexisNexis Telematics Exchange.

This integration will allow eligible customers who have enrolled in Kia Connect Services to opt in to share their driving behavior data to receive a personalized driving experience and to be more informed drivers.

“With Kia’s strategic relationship, the LexisNexis Telematics Exchange includes automakers representing 46% of new market car sales. The Telematics Exchange enables both drivers and carriers to benefit from the wealth of data available from today’s connected cars. Today’s announcement signifies the value LexisNexis Risk Solutions brings to the insurance and automotive industries by delivering market-leading data-powered solutions that ensure a better, more personalized customer experience throughout the insurance lifecycle.” – Adam Hudson, vice president and general manager, U.S. Connected Car and International Markets, LexisNexis Risk Solutions.

“Working with LexisNexis Risk Solutions allows Kia to continuously improve the customer experience for our drivers. By joining the LexisNexis Telematics Exchange, Kia is now able to offer data-driven insights to our drivers that allow them to better understand their behaviors on the road and benefit from the opportunity for usage-based insurance discounts, for customers who choose to participate. We’re pleased to be able to continually enhance our market offerings thanks to the advantages of the LexisNexis Risk Solutions platform.” – Steven Center, COO & EVP, Kia America, Inc.