Garmin has launched a new range of Sat Nav systems at this years CES, called Garmin Drive there are a number of models in the range.
The range is made up of the Garmin Drive, the DriveSmart, DriveAssist and the DriveLuxe and all models come with different features.
The most exciting development of the new Garmin Drive line is that driver awareness features typically seen in luxury vehicles are now accessible as an aftermarket solution for all drivers,” said Dan Bartel, Garmin vice president of worldwide sales. “There are many distractions that drivers encounter while running errands, driving to work or taking road trips. These new driver alerts can remove some of these burdens and help drivers stay aware on the road.
The entire Garmin Drive lineup boasts a number of driver alerts to encourage safer driving and situational awareness. This includes warnings for upcoming sharp curves, railroad or animal crossings, alerts for users driving the wrong-way on a one-way street and more. Drivers also receive red light and speed camera1 alerts as well as vital timesaving traffic information with fast-approaching traffic jam notifications.2 For longer routes, a fatigue warning alert suggests potential break times and available rest areas or places to stop.
The company has said that their new Drive Sat Nav range will go on sale in the UK in March and prices will range form £99.99 to £299.99.