TomTom now offers GPS just for truckers

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TomTom has created a GPS designed for professional truck drivers. The TomTom Trucker 600 delivers accurate, vehicle-relevant navigation, as well as map updates and traffic analysis for the lifetime of the device.

“We are excited to be able to deliver a GPS designed specifically for truckers, giving them all the relevant truck-specific information such as bridge heights, relevant truck routes and road restrictions they need to complete their routes in a timely and hassle free manner,” said Jocelyn Vigreux, President of TomTom, Inc.

The Trucker 600 has a 6-inch touchscreen with tablet style pinch, zoom and swipe controls. It can be docked and undocked easily with TomTom’s Click & Go magnetic mount. The unit uses TomTom’s MyDrive web app for trip planning, which takes into account truck weight, type, size and cargo to find the ideal route.

The TomTom Trucker 600 can also be used in a driver’s personal vehicle.

It sells for $299.99 is available at travel stops and on tomtom.com.