BMW Navigator V GPS Motorcycle and Car Mounts

BMW has again partnered with Garmin to produce their own branded GPS device.  The BMW Navigator V is available with or without a 4-button cradle mount.  The 4-button cradle allows easier adjustments of commonly used GPS functions versus scrolling through the interface.  Since Garmin and BMW have partnered on this GPS, it’s not surprising that mounts made for a Garmin GPS will fit the BMW Navigator V. The BMW Navigator V  includes both a motorcycle and car mount in the box.  It’s an expensive GPS so no reason to not use it for a car as well as the motorcycle.  The car … Read more…

Garmin RV 660LMT GPS Mounts

Garmin must have wanted to market a GPS that was big, but not too big.  Hence, we bring you the Garmin RV 660LMT.  This is a GPS made for RV owners with features that are important to that specialty market.  This model includes free lifetime maps and a traffic subscription.  This 6″ screen model introduces some new display features to allow customization of the vehicle you see on the display.  This GPS carries forward options from the prior RV models including customized RV routing for the United States and Canada and includes America’s RV Parks & Services Directory.  The Garmin RV 660LMT includes Voice Commands, … Read more…

Garmin Zumo 390LM Motorcycle Mounts

The Garmin Zumo 390LM is yet another addition to Garmin’s long running Zumo line for motorcycles.  The Garmin Zumo line first came out in 2006 and continues to be a popular line in North America.  These 4.3″ screen size GPS systems are made for motorcycle use.  Unlike a car GPS, these are weatherproof and is rated to IPX7 which means it withstands incidental exposure to water of up to 1 meter for up to 30 minutes. These units have glove sensitive displays which means that you don’t have to take your gloves off to interface with the display.  Lastly, they are … Read more…

Garmin RV 760LMT GPS Mounts

Over the past few years, Garmin has really embraced the specialty GPS market.  It makes sense since smartphones with GPS applications such as Waze making a major dent in the personal navigation device market.  So here’s the latest foray into the specialty market:  the Garmin RV 760LMT.  This is a GPS made for RV owners with features that are important to that specialty market.  This model includes free lifetime maps and a traffic subscription.  The GPS features a big 7″ screen which is the largest made by Garmin for the automotive market.  The GPS includes customized RV routing for the United … Read more…

Garmin Zumo 590LM Motorcycle and Car Mounts

The Garmin Zumo line first came out in 2006 and Garmin has enjoyed a lot of success.  Their latest entry is the Garmin Zumo 590LM.  These GPS systems are made for motorcycle use.  Unlike a car GPS, these are weatherproof, have glove sensitive displays are made somewhat more rugged than most other GPS units.  The Garmin Zumo 590LM provides lifetime map updates at no charge.  An interesting added feature is the ability to check your tire pressure using the optional TPMS accessory.  The GPS includes Bluetooth integration so that you can hear the directions through a Bluetooth enabled helmet. The Garmin Zumo … Read more…