Hyundai Uses 3G iPad To Bring Cars Back To Base

The 2011 Hyundai Equus is set to arrive in US shortly with a little surprise in the glove box.

Hyunda Equus to use iPad instead of service manual

The rear wheel drive Hyundai Equus features a V8 engine with high-tech gadgetry matching the latest Lexus, BMW and Mercedes-Benz models. In addition to this, each Equus will include an iPad instead of the standard owner’s manual. The iPad will be equipped with software to schedule dealer pick-up and drop-offs for maintenance purposes.

While it’s nice that their throwing in an iPad, and at the same time helping maintain regular servicing of your vehicle, we don’t understand why the system is limited to just the Equus model?