Magellan, a leading supplier of GPS devices for vehicles, fitness, outdoor and mobile navigation, has launched its new 7-inch RV GPS, the Magellan RoadMate RV9365T-LMB navigator.
According to a press release, the model provides Magellan’s safety, convenience and trip-planning features as well as additional RV-specific functions for motorhome and towable owners.
“The ideal travel companion for drivers of motorhomes and those who tow other recreational vehicles such as fifth-wheels or boats, the Magellan RoadMate RV9365T-LMB helps when planning trips and promotes safety while on the road,” said Stig Pedersen, associate vice president of product management for Magellan.
RV-specific features include:
• Vehicle Profile: Customizable RV routes based on your vehicle type, dimensions and additional driving preferences to avoid low and narrow bridges, unpaved roads and more.
• Good Sam RV Travel Guide & Campground Directory: Comprehensive private and public campground information including Wi-Fi, pets welcome, big rig friendly, and their exclusive Triple Rating System.
• Exclusive AAA TourBook Guide: The exclusive built-in AAA TourBook guide provides ratings and descriptions on AAA recommended places to play, event calendar, and more.
• RV Dump Station POIs: The exclusive SaniDump / RV Dump Station POIs provide a comprehensive directory that helps RVers find Fee or Free RV dump locations to empty their gray water and black holding tanks.
• Fuel Station POIs: Easily locate diesel or gas fuel stations while on the road.
• Geotag capabilities: Simply input Geotag (Latitude / Longitude) information and navigate to your desired location.
The GPS also offers several safe navigation tools such as landmark guidance and speed limit warnings, a one-touch “favorites” menu and Bluetooth capabilities for hands-free calling.
The Magellan RoadMate RV9365T-LMB will be available in early August through Magellan’s consumer electronics and online partners including Camping World and Amazon.com for $349.99 (MSRP). For more information, go to www.magellangps.com/RV9365T-LMB.