(Contributed article about GPS tracking)
Motorcycles are fun, thrilling, expensive and a preferred target for thieves, but GPS trackers will follow your bike’s location if it is stolen and help you get it back.
What is GPS tracking system and how does it work?
A GPS motorcycle tracker is basically a location tracking system that uses ground stations and a satellite network to find the exact location of the signal. Just place this small tracker device on your motorbike or any other vehicle whose location you want to track.
This device precisely tracks the location of the object to which it is attached in real time with high accuracy. This makes it easy for the owner to quickly find their stolen bike without any legal intervention.
Benefits of a GPS tracker system
Additional layer of protection
As cases of motorcycle theft have been increasing dramatically lately in the UK, it has become very important to take appropriate safety measures to safeguard your bike against theft. Motorcycle tracking is one of the best ways that has been adopted by many bike riders.
Hassle free way to track the location
The best feature of these GPS tracker systems is that if you do not have access to a computer, you can use a tablet or smartphone to pinpoint the accurate location of the bike.
Real-time tracking of location
Installation of a GPS tracker unit gives you clear information on the location of the motorbike along with its movement at any given period of time. You can also view the previous route history up to three months in the past.
Geo-fence zones are virtual geographic fences that you can draw on the map so you receive a notification if your motorbike enters or leaves the area without your consent.
GPS tracking devices come with a movement alert feature that sends a message to the owner about any motion of their parked bike. In this way, the owner knows about an attempted theft even before the bike is taken.
The GPS tracking system also monitors your motorcycle, providing details about fuel consumption, range covered, etc.
Keeps your bike safe
Installing such an effective motorcycle tracking device is safer than traditional locks that can be broken, no matter how sturdy they are.
GPS tracking is one of the most valuable ways of ensuring the safety of your most prized possession.
June 18, 2021 Update:
One of the most popular GPS tracking companies, MoniMoto, has just announced that their latest version of their small GPS tracker tab, the MoniMoto 7, has started accepting preorders!
Major differences over the previous MoniMoto 6 are the integration of LTE-M network compatibility, global coverage, a much-improved battery life, and an overall reduction in the size of the tracker itself.