Pay Less at the Pump with
‘TomTom Fuel Prices’ Service
Why pay more for
gas when you
can find a lower-priced option just
around the corner?
Tom Tom — the
solutions provider —
can help you now with
Tom Tom Fuel Prices, a
new service that finds the lowest gas prices so travelers
can make the best choices for fueling up.
Tom Tom Fuel Prices sends real-time pricing updates
for US service and gas stations directly to your Tom Tom
920 or 920T over-the-air.* Subscribers can also receive
real-time prices through Tom Tom HOME, the industry’s
first software for personal computers that gives access to
an increasing range of content and services, and allows
customers to further personalize their navigation devices.
From their device, users can select whether to list gas
stations by location or price, and can request the lowest
gas prices on their route, nearby, or within a user-selected
Travelers can also choose which type of gas they
would like tracked — regular, mid-grade, premium, or
diesel. Updated gas prices for that specific type of fuel
will be downloaded automatically over-the-air through a
Bluetooth phone or when connected to Tom Tom HOME
on a PC or Mac.
Tom Tom receives its fuel data from OPIS, the world’s
most comprehensive source of petroleum pricing, via
INRIX Inc., a leading provider of traffic information.
These companies receive daily feeds through credit
card transactions and directly from gas station owners
at nearly 120,000 locations.
Tom Tom’s Fuel Prices service will be available through
Tom Tom HOME for $14.95 per year for Tom Tom GO 920
and GO 920T users. These users must connect to
Tom Tom HOME to purchase.
Over-the-air updates are accessible via a compatible Bluetooth
phone and a wireless data plan.
Tom Tom NV is is a navigation solutions provider.
Tom Tom’s products are developed with an emphasis on
innovation, quality, ease of use, safety, and value. Tom Tom also
provides navigation software products that integrate with third
party devices, such as the Tom Tom NAVIGATOR software for
PDAs and smartphones. Tom Tom WORK combines industry
leading communication and smart navigation technology with
leading edge tracking and tracing expertise. Tom Tom’s products
are sold through a network of leading retailers in 31 countries
and online. Tom Tom was founded in 1991 in Amsterdam and
has offices in Europe, North America, and Asia Pacific. For
more information, go to www.tomtom.com.
Just think, with all the money you’ll save, you’ll be able to buy
more stuff to build and then write an article about it for Nuts & Volts!