Reviews of Magellan GPS Navigation Systems by Truckers

Are Magellan GPS Navigation Systems used and trusted by professional truck drivers?

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Disclaimer: The information below has been pulled through our affiliation with and is believed to be accurate. If you find a discrepancy, please note it in your review.

We have chosen to present only those features that we think are most useful to professional truck drivers.

If there is a feature that is not listed here that you find valuable, please note it in your review.

We have taken the liberty of listing these features of a Magellan GPS. Other units (or cards to fit the units) may be available.

  • Ultra-slim 7-inch color touchscreen is perfect for large vehicles and easy viewing on the road
  • Includes maps of the United States, Canada, and Puerto Rico with 6 million points of interest
  • Features multi-destination routing, highway lane assist, spoken street names, AAA TourBook, and more
  • Search for gas stations, restaurants, hotels, and more near upcoming highway exits–QuickSpell with SmartCity search makes destination entry easy
  • One-year limited warranty
  • Perfect for SUVs, trucks and RVs, the Magellan RoadMate 1700 boasts a generous, ultra-thin 7-inch touch screen ideal for large vehicles and easy viewing on the road.
  • Premium features include: OneTouch favorites menu, AAA TourBook and Member Roadside Assistance, QuickSpell with SmartCity search, highway exit POI, spoken street name guidance, plus so many more!

If you are a professional truck driver and you have used any Magellan GPS Navigation System in the course of your work within the last 6 months, we invite you to review it/them on this page through the form below, answering questions such as these:

  • Which product model did you acquire and did you acquire it by buying it or receiving it as a gift?
  • If you bought your product, did you buy it in a truck stop, from another retail store or online?
  • What are the top 3 reasons why you have used one?
  • How would you rate the quality and navigating ability of the product?
  • If you bought it, do you think the product was worth the price you paid for it?
  • How did this product save you money?
  • Would you buy this product again and why?

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