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DIRECTED Launches VIPER GPS Tracking Technology for Powersports Vehicles

DIRECTED Launches VIPER GPS Tracking Technology for Powersports Vehicles

VISTA, Calif. (January 09, 2018) – Directed today announced the release of its Viper Powersports GPS Tracker, the VPS450, to locate lost or stolen vehicles. This new offering from the renowned VIPER brand is specifically designed for use with motorcycles, ATVs, boats, PWCs and snowmobiles.

Directed CEO Bob Struble commented, “We’re very excited to bring all new, innovative Viper technology to the popular powersports market. The VPS450 which will be released in Q1 along with the VIPER Powersports Alarm, is intuitive and easy to install. Powersports enthusiasts will appreciate the many groundbreaking features we’ve built into this small package.”

Small and water-resistant, the VIPER Powersports GPS Tracker can be attached quickly and easily to vehicles and is controlled using the Viper SmartStart app. This intuitive and feature-rich app allows users to see and control all their vehicles, offering both safety and convenience.

Perfect for small battery systems or stored vehicles, the Viper Powersports GPS Tracker is small, waterresistant, features ultra-low current consumption, and provides starter disable output. Additionally, the Viper Powersports GPS Tracker features several different alert options, including built-in impact and movement sensing with Tilt and Tow alerts. There’s also Speed, Lockdown, SmartFence and low battery alerts. The built-in battery also has a tamper alert.

The Viper Powersports GPS Tracker includes the GPS Module with harness, one-year GPS service, an easy-to-use quick reference guide, and first year of service included. Service renewal is $49.99 annually.

The MSRP for the VIPER Powersports GPS Tracker is $249.99 USD.

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About Directed

Directed is a world leader in automotive electronics, the largest North American designer and marketer of consumer-branded vehicle security and remote start systems, and a pioneer in the connected car space. Its products connect more consumers to their vehicles than anyone else on the planet. Directed markets its broad portfolio (sold under Viper®, Clifford®, Python®, Autostart®, AstroStart® and other brands) through leading national retailers and specialty chains. For more information contact Chris.Pearson@directed.com.

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