Garmin Varia Rearview Radar Tail Light RTL 500

£159.99

 

  • One of the new Varia line of smart cycling devices from Garmin
  • First rearview radar system for bikes that warns of vehicles approaching from the rear up to 140 metres
  • Works independently or wirelessly connects with compatible Garmin Edge cycling computers
  • Edge computer or handlebar-mounted Varia head unit indicates when one or more vehicles are approaching from the rear
  • Riders alerted to relative speed of approaching vehicles and how close they are
  • Tail light unit brightens and flashes to notify approaching traffic of a cyclist ahead
  • Vehicles approaching from the rear is the number one cause of bike/vehicle fatalities in the United States
  • BIKE RADAR KEY FEATURES:
  • APPROACHING VEHICLE INDICATION - The Radar Display Unit (RDU) and compatible Edge cycling computer indicate up to eight approaching vehicles from behind, giving the cyclist information about the distance and rate of approach
  • RDU informs the rider with an LED interface; Edge devices use an overlay of the current data screen
  • AUTOMATIC ADJUSTMENTS - The tail light brightens and blinks when approaching vehicles are detected for an extra measure of safety
  • THREAT LEVEL INDICATOR - Indicates the relative speed of approach and distance of one or more vehicles at a time
  • Tail light only version includes: Varia radar tail light (RTL 500), Varia seatpost quarter-turn mount, Varia universal seatpost quarter-turn mount, microUSB cable, manuals