BestParking Releases Parking App for Pioneer Advanced App Mode In-Dash Receivers
NEW YORK--April 23, 2012: BestParking today announced a version of the BestParking app that is compatible with Pioneer's Advanced App Mode in-dash receivers, including AppRadio, AVIC-Z140BH, AVIC-X940BT and AVH-P8400BH. Pioneer AppRadio users can now directly access BestParking's app from the convenience of their in-vehicle display to quickly search for the cheapest and most convenient parking facilities throughout North America.
"Parking is a universal challenge everyone can relate to," said Benjamin Sann, Founder and CEO of BestParking.com. "The compatibility of our app with Pioneer's App Mode headunits brings the app into its natural environment - in the car. We are thrilled Pioneer users will be able to access all of BestParking's features on the larger displays of their headunits."
The BestParking app overlays the prices of parking locations directly on a map, thus making it easy to choose the most economical location. In addition, the app includes numerous attributes such as hours of operation, indoor/outdoor, self-park/valet, phone numbers, height restrictions, oversize-vehicle fees, and payment options.
To access the app from the display of a Pioneer Advanced App Mode receiver, a compatible iPhone 4 or iPhone 4S must be connected via a USB interface cable. BestParking charges a one-time in-app purchase fee of $2.99 for the compatibility.
BestParking is a free parking search engine that compares parking rates for 7,000 facilities in 43 cities and 79 airports throughout North America. Each month, over 250,000 motorists rely on BestParking's website (BestParking and BestParking mobile) and mobile apps (iPhone, Android, and BlackBerry Storm) to save money and find the most convenient garage or lot. The largest parking operators in the nation have partnered with BestParking to offer its users guaranteed rates, reservations, coupons, and exclusive deals.