General Motors said Monday it will roll out cars and trucks in the U.S. and Canada with embedded 4G LTE mobile broadband in 2014.
The automaker said that the first GM cars, trucks and crossovers to get 4G LTE, delivered through AT&T, will be most 2015 Chevrolet, Buick, GMC and Cadillac models available in 2014 in the U.S. and Canada.
GM said the deployment will enable advances in a wide range of communications and entertainment capabilities, such as streaming video entertainment in the back seat, real-time updates and faster application downloads.
GM said that the built-in 4G LTE structure is specifically designed for in-vehicle use. The system will be integrated into the vehicle’s electrical system and includes an external antenna to maximize coverage and connectivity.