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Garmin to Enter the Long Haul Truck, RV and Delivery Driver Market with the Newly Announced Nuvi 465T

Las Vegas, NV (PRWEB) March 29, 2009

GPS City ( is excited to announce Garmin's Nuvi 465T. This GPS Navigator is Garmin's first device designed specifically for long haul, RV and delivery drivers. The unit comes preloaded with full North American mapping, and oversized vehicle routing data for the lower 48 states. More areas currently being developed for later release.

The 4.3-inch touchscreen unit allows drivers to enter their vehicle dimensions so that routing can be customized to avoid low bridges, narrow roads, sharp curves and other hazards. Another brand new feature is the inclusive data from the National Truck and Trailer Services (NTTS) Breakdown directory. This comprehensive guide has an instantly-accessible directory of semi-truck repair facilities and over 30,000 heavy duty towing services. Drivers can now save time and money by finding services such as garages and weigh stations instantly by using the Nuvi 465T's built-in database.

Incorporating many of the popular features of the Nuvi T series, the 465T is comes preloaded with NAVTEQ street mapping data for the United States, Canada and Puerto Rico. Other notable features include: full text-to-speech voice direction, which allows the unit to speak street names; Bluetooth connectivity for placing and receiving calls with compatible phones; and Lane Assist, an invaluable tool for large vehicles which picks optimal lanes of travel based on merging lanes and upcoming exit rams. Video tutorials on how to best utilize these features are available online at GPS City. Speed limits are also displayed for most US roadways, and upcoming road conditions are preloaded so truckers can be aware of steep curves, hills, and other common danger zones.

In following the other T models, the nuvi 465T has subscription-free, real-time traffic updates for life supplied by NAVTEQ Traffic. The traffic feature is only available in select areas, be sure to check the coverage areas, online with the Total Traffic Network to see if your location is available.

About GPS CITY: Established in 1994, GPS CITY ( and its sister company GPS CITY Canada ( quickly became the Internet's leading source for information and purchases of GPS systems and accessories. In 2000, its corporate headquarters moved from Calgary, Alberta to Las Vegas, Nevada, and the company has enjoyed significant growth ever since. Currently, GPS CITY is a leading reseller of Garmin and other brand name GPS products and is one of the top resellers of GPS mounting systems in the world.


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