Satellite Navigation System Language Requirements for Saudi Arabia

Exporting New Vehicles to Saudi Arabia? Language Requirements for Satellite Navigation Systems.

Exporters of new vehicles to Saudi Arabia are reminded that vehicles equipped with Audio/Video Navigation Systems (GPS) should display all information in the Arabic language as a minimum with an option to display this information in the English language.


This requirement is in accordance with SASO 1438/2008 - Motor Vehicles - General Requirements standards. This requirement is mandatory for all automobiles equipped with GPS systems from model year 2013 onwards.