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Has any one else wondered if the route planner could have more options. I don't always feel like the fastest route is always the best. I did a test to work to see which way the nav on autopilot would take me. The route was only 3 minutes faster or a 40 minute drive, But it was 3 miles longer and took 6 miles of rated range more. Do you think we could have an option to choose most efficient route not just fastest. People may want to take a trip that's more scenic then the interstate. I know we can avoid tolls or highway, but it would seem that based on the mapping and terrain it could compute the most energy efficient way to go also.
 

tommy542

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Oct 25, 2020
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During the Christmas Holiday we took a trip up I-95 in our MY. When I pulled up the route for the mornings drive after arriving at our stop for the night it showed off of I-95 for a couple of hundred miles. The next morning when I set out it showed us going I-95 the whole way. Apparently it was reacting to bad traffic/accidents on I-95. The local TV at our stop had much to say about the traffic on I-95 that day.
 
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BudB

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Sep 3, 2020
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Thought lastest update was going to have the WayPoints update. but not yet...soon I hope. till then I use ABetterRoutePlanner. Just a lot slower having to entire route planning, the plan from stop to stop.
 

Srad600Volt

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Sep 28, 2020
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Yep, I'd love to see features like waypoints and downloadable tiles added to the system. For me the big issue is when I go to the mountains (which I do frequently) the maps just disappear once I'm out of cell range. This basically leaves me blind unless I have a handheld GPS or paper maps. Although I have both, I'd think this advanced a vehicle would be able to do the same job. It would suck having to mount my Garmin to the MY, but as it stands that looks like what I may have to do.
 
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noshadow

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When I drive on smaller roads, especially getting to something like a trail head for hiking, I have to bring up Google Maps on my phone, otherwise it always takes me to the wrong place.
 

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