Today at the 2013 Mid-America Trucking Show, Rand McNally unveiled its new IntelliRoute TND 520 connected GPS device for professional drivers. The TND 520, which includes a new ruggedized case, Lifetime Maps, and a host of new features, will be available for sale starting in May.
The new 5-inch device includes Wi-Fi connectivity* that enables a number of new real-time data services, most of which will be standard on the device without any subscription fee.
The ability to connect to the internet via Wi-Fi leverages Rand McNally 's truck GPS platform to provide information and services important to professional drivers.
Premium and standard connected services enabled for the TND 520 include:
- Traffic Everywhere: With drivers wasting 38 hours annually in traffic, gridlock on the nation's roads costs professional drivers $27 billion in wasted time and diesel fuel each year. Traffic Everywhere helps professional drivers avoid costly delays with real-time and predictive analytics for the road ahead and will show what to expect before key junctions. Powered by INRIX, Traffic Everywhere offers professional drivers complete coverage beyond major metro areas across highways, interstates and local roads as well as major truck routes in rural areas…
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