Detailed traffic map
A better way with the least delay: Plan a route > tap on the traffic bar on the right side and you will see a traffic map of the area surrounding your route. The streets on the map are color-coded:
- Green = you’re good to go
- Orange = expect some minor delays
- Red = severe traffic
If you see a traffic warning triangle on the map, tap on the symbol and you will get a detailed description of the traffic incident, for example lane closure, accident…Tap on alternate route to see if there is a better route available.
While on your route, CoPilot might find a faster route before you notice the traffic. We will notify you and give you the option to view, accept or exit to continue driving.
Quick directions and safety view
If you would like to concentrate on voice directions and simple turn directions instead of 2D or 3D maps, tap on the street name in the drive window and you will have the option between directions and safety view.
Instant alternate routes
Enter a destination, hit the blue + sign and CoPilot will instantly calculate up to three alternate route for you. Choose your preferred route by either tapping on the ETA time or swiping the route overview in the bottom of the window.
Additionally to CoPilot’s offline search, if you have your data or WIFI activated, you can search for places online. Tap on the search icon, select Search online and enter a keyword, for example “Pizza”. The search results powered by Yelp will then show you a list of relevant places nearby. And the best part: The search results appear together with a Yelp rating, so say goodbye to underwhelming hotel or restaurant experiences.
Customize your speed limit warnings
Simply tap on the speed limit symbol on your driving menu and customize which warnings you want to see at which point.
Change your mode of travel
Did you know that with CoPilot you can use a variety of vehicles and modes of travel? Change your mode of travel by tapping on the round vehicle icon in the route planning menu. You will be able to choose between car, RV, motorcycle, bicycle and walking mode.
Quickly add a stop or avoid a road
You want to add a stop to your route or avoid a specific road? Go to the planning screen and tap anywhere on the map. You will see a little pop-up with the street name. Tap on it to do any of the following:
- Add the address as a stop (blue plus sign)
- Set it as a new trip
- Avoid this road
- Set a waypoint by routing through here
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New generation of CoPilot apps are available on iOS, coming soon for Android!