Posted on: July 19, 2022 Posted by: AKDSEO Comments: 0

What you need to know

  • Google Maps’ latest beta showcases new features in navigation.
  • The feature involves showing an energy-efficient route tailored for electric and hybrid cars.
  • This new feature is likely to roll out in the coming weeks.

Google Maps is developing a new feature that will delight owners of electric and hybrid vehicles. The app is said to have a new navigation capability that is believed to offer better energy-efficient routes for EVs and hybrid cars.

The folks at 9to5Google had found new information in their APK Insights of the Google Maps beta app for Android phones. The latest update bearing version 11.39 features new options to select an engine type that users are currently driving, such as gas, diesel, electric, and hybrid. The selected options are said to be used by Google Maps to tailor navigation to each type of car, giving routes that will save the most fuel or energy for various vehicles.