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GPS gives RV-friendly routes and info

Posted by Eric Wilbur, Boston.com Staff  April 1, 2013 01:45 PM

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By Kari Bodnarchuk, Globe Correspondent

Enter the length, width, height, and weight of your recreational vehicle into the new Magellan RoadMate RV5365T-LMB and let this RV-specific navigator guide you along safe and appropriate routes. The easy-to-use GPS has a 5-inch screen and comes loaded with the Good Sam RV Travel Guide and Campground Directory. The Junction View and Lane Assist features provide realistic images of highway signs and roadways with arrows pointing you to the correct lane to take at exits and interchanges. The device also has a Landmark Guidance feature (“Turn left in 300 yards at the 7-Eleven’’), offers speed-limit warnings and two-turn advance notice, is Bluetooth compatible, and comes with free lifetime map upgrades, $299.99. 800-707-9971, ww.magellangps.com

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