New models, functionality, vehicle selection types and firmware update speed improvements become available with this release.
Volvo V40 (-12), Volkswagen Up, Seat Mii and Skoda Citigo are new models added in 2013 release 1. Also two electrical vehicle from Renault – the all new Twizy and the Kangoo ZE receive basic function coverage in most systems.
Land Rover and Jaguar has been updated with new functionality across the model range.
More than 1100 systems in over 300 models have been updated with basic functions like fault code reading and erasing. Also more enhanced functionality like programming and parameter settings have been implemented.
New types in the Vehicle selection
There is an addition of three new system types in the vehicle selection in the software. There has been a restructure of system types to easier find the system you are searching for. Suspension, Heating/Cooling and Electrical Vehicle has from now on separate system types. The database will be updated in future releases to populate the new types – newly added vehicles benefit from the restructuring from this release.
There has been an addition in the advanced mode with the functionality to read the IUPR (In-Use Performance Ratio) parameter in Diesel engines.
To enable even faster VCI firmware updating following a software update the files have been split into smaller chunks.