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Save Now on TomTom LINK Fleet Tracking Systems

September 14th, 2017

If you order 5 TomTom LINK 410/510 vehicle tracking devices before 31st October 2017 you will get the fifth one free. This is a fantastic offer and a great way to get started with a fleet tracking system.   Why use a fleet tracking system? TomTom fleet management is a fantastic way to keep track of a mobile workforce. This practical, reliable solution features professional navigation and traffic information so that you can optimise your route planning and ensure your…

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Mobile Phones & Driving: Your Guide to the Law

May 4th, 2017

You might have seen in the news that the law has been updated when it comes to using a mobile phone while driving. Since 2003 it has actually been against the law to even touch your phone while driving, whether that is to make a call, respond to a message or use GPS. This includes using a handsfree set, using your mobile to follow a map or “just reading a text” without responding. Even if you are stationary, queueing in…

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HOW TO GET THE MOST FROM YOUR FLEET MANAGEMENT SYSTEM

April 13th, 2017

When you think about investing in a fleet management system, often there are three main points you will want to know about: reducing fuel consumption; improving driver accountability and increasing overall efficiency. All three of these are fairly easily achieved, but if you stop there you’re missing out on some of the great features of your fleet management system. Here is a quick breakdown of the benefits you can get from your fleet management system: Fuel Savings The cost of…

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Meta Track Systems

January 23rd, 2017

Recently TomTom Telematics released their new Pro 8 series portable terminals which will transform the possibilities and have a big impact on the fleet management system. The terminals are connected to the Webfleet platform via a tom-tom link tracker and are designed to relate information back to the office in real time so decisions can be made more quickly and effectively. The 2 new pro models are the 8270 and the 8275, the main difference between the devices is that the 8275 comes with a 5 megapixel rear camera support and 3G modem .

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Tomtom Telematics Series 8 Release

January 23rd, 2017

Recently TomTom Telematics released their new Pro 8 series portable terminals which will transform the possibilities and have a big impact on the fleet management system. The terminals are connected to the Webfleet platform via a tom-tom link tracker and are designed to relate information back to the office in real time so decisions can be made more quickly and effectively. The 2 new pro models are the 8270 and the 8275, the main difference between the devices is that…

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New Car phone Legislation

September 19th, 2016

New Car phone Legislation Motorist using a mobile phone while driving face bigger fines and more points The government are planning to increase the number of penalty points to 6 for any driver caught using a mobile phone while driving and also increasing the penalty fine from £100 to £200. The proposals are part of the governments Road Safety Plan and are aimed at those who repeatedly offend. Transport Secretary Patrick McLoughlin said: “Using a mobile phone at the wheel…

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TomTom Telematics Series 8 release

May 3rd, 2016

Recently TomTom Telematics released their new Pro 8 series portable terminals which will transform the possibilities and have a big impact on the fleet management system. The terminals are connected to the Webfleet platform via a tom-tom link tracker and are designed to relate information back to the office in real time so decisions can be made more quickly and effectively. The 2 new pro models are the 8270 and the 8275, the main difference between the devices is that…

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Meta Trak Systems Introduction

February 4th, 2016

ICT would like to welcome Meta into the world of tracking with an exciting new series of GPS tracking systems. As more and more customers and businesses are looking at tracking either for insurance purposes or just peace of mind, Meta Trak have covered it all. The system has also been made easy to use and monitor by a dedicated mobile app as well as an online facility. From the entry level Shield system to the Meta Trak 5, the…

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Reversing Cameras now at In Car Technology

October 7th, 2015

We have just recently installed  a reversing camera into a BMW.  The camera  is wired through the front screen and giving you movable guidelines.  Below are a couple of  pictures of the installation  – this looks and reacts the same as a factory fit camera from BMW. The installation of reversing cameras is vehicle specific, so please contact us for availability of cameras for your own vehicle.      

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Stay Warm and Safe this Winter!

February 3rd, 2015

Are you feeling the cold??    Why not let us install our 2 stage heated seats to keep you warm on these cold winter days. Or how about having our parking sensors fitted, to avoid those costly bumps – we can supply and install front and rear sensors all colour coded to your vehicle, and with our fully mobile service you wont even have to leave your home or place of work.  Just give us a call or email us…

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