Smartcar Connect

Put your customers in control

With Smartcar Connect, your customers can instantly link their cars to your app.

What is Smartcar Connect?

Smartcar Connect is the fastest and most transparent way to collect user consent. Before you can make API requests to a car, your customer needs to link the vehicle to your app. It’s a simple 3-step process:

The best way to collect user consent

Privacy first

Privacy first

Smartcar Connect is transparent and simple. It lets your customers review permissions to make informed decisions about their vehicle data.

We have designed Smartcar Connect in compliance with the OAuth2 authorization protocol, safely handling all user credentials for you.

Our elegant, user-centric design makes linking cars to an app as easy as four clicks.

Smartcar Connect adapts to any web or mobile app architecture. It automatically updates with new car brands and features.

Smartcar Connect is available in 10 languages: English, Danish, Dutch, French, German, Italian, Norwegian, Spanish (Latin America), Spanish (Spain), and Swedish. More languages coming soon!

Turo mobile app prompting the user to connect their car, allowing approved guests to unlock the vehicle from the Turo app

Create perfect user experiences

These additional features make Smartcar Connect even more powerful.

Using Compatibility API to selectively show Smartcar Connect to users with compatible vehicles

Check a car’s compatibility

Use our VIN-based Compatibility API to check whether a particular vehicle supports our platform. Show Smartcar Connect to customers with compatible vehicles only.

Target your app’s power users

Reduce friction

Learn more about the Compatibility API
Shows Single Select only linking a specific vehicle in Smartcar Connect

Connect a specific vehicle

Single Select allows your customer to link a specific car that is already on file in your app.

Personalize user experience

Ensure 100% accuracy

Learn more about Single Select
Brand Selector being used to skip the "Select your brand" step in Smartcar Connect

Speed up onboarding

Brand Select enables your customer to automatically skip the "Select your brand" step if you already know the car’s make.

Simplify the onboarding process

Increase conversions

Learn more about Brand Select