Car Tracking Systems

For most of us, our car is our second most expensive purchase and we would like it to remain where it belongs - with us!

Why do you need additional security?

Every 6 minutes, a vehicle is stolen in the UK*
Over 50% of stolen vehicles are never recovered**
Vehicles are often stolen to order and shipped abroad
* Source: IAATI UK
** Source: Europol

> 1.5 million car related thefts recorded in 2007-08*
> Large volume of stolen cars never recovered
> Organised car theft organisations common in the UK
> Violent car theft on the rise in the UK & Europe
> Car theft practises changed to overcome latest technology vehicle security
> Over 75% of vehicles are stolen with keys resulting in house break ins and personal attack on occasions
> Your car is ten times safer from theft if fitted with a security device*
*Figures taken from latest UK home office statistics - The Solution

“Sophisticated car thieves can now plug into the OBD (On Board Diagnostics) port on your BMW or Audi and take control of the security system on your car. It takes them seconds to then program a new key and then just drive away in your car.” - National Newspaper

There are many tracking systems available along with alternative security products including alarms, immobilisers and additional locks. With over 38 years experience in the industry, we have handpicked a number of quality tracking systems which will give you complete peace of mind.

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Vodafone Protect & Connect 6

Key reasons to choose Vodafone Automotive:

> European Cover - police liaison and stolen vehicle recovery is conducted in local language on a customer's behalf across 49 countries.
> Pinpoint GPS Tracking - starts the moment we receive an alert, enabling the Vodafone Automotive Secure Operating Centre to give the Police a head start on the thieves.
> International GSM Coverage -  Vodafone Automotive's Secure Operating Centre can track a stolen vehicle anywhere in the world where the Global System for Mobile phones (GSM) operates, (over 180 countries). Vodafone Automotive's 'Roaming' SIM card automatically communicates with the 'best-connected' local GSM network.
> "Crime In Progress" Information - live tracking via an open line to the Police gives them the best opportunity to get the vehicle back undamaged and to catch the thieves as well. A minute by minute history of where the vehicle has been driven during the theft helps recover valuable contents.
> 3 Year Warranty - all Vodafone Protect & Connect systems come with the reassurance of a 3 year warranty.
> Tow-away Alert - triggered when motion is detected with the engine switched off
> Tamper Alert - activated when the vehicle battery is disconneted or discharged, or the system wiring is cut
> Thatcham Accredited - Vodafone Protect & Connect 6 and Vodafone Protect & Connect 5 products conform to the highest quality standards for stolen vehicle tracking systems, recognised by major insurers both in the UK and in mainland Europe who may offer customers a premium discount. 
> Automatic System 'Health Check' - All Vodafone Protect & Connect units perform a regular self-diagnostic check - meaning that any issues in performance can be immediately addressed.
> No Police Hardware Required - GPS tracking means the Vodafone Automotive Secure Operating Centre can follow the vehicle and liaise with any patrol car, giving the Police live tracking data, including speed and direction of travel.
> Covert Installation - Means that thieves simply cannot identify that a tracking system is present.
> System Transfer - In many cases, when you change vehicle, we can simply re-install the system in the new vehicle and transfer the subscription - protecting your initial investment.  A small administration charge applies for this service.

Subscription costs:

The first year is now included with the unit. Subscription renewal, including use of the app, is £143 per annum. On activation, you can call customer services and add another two years (making it three years subs) for an additional £235 or another 4 years (making it 5 years subs) for £336. Please note, subscription is non-transferrable.

If you have a motorhome or caravan, Caravan Guard Insurance will offer a 25% discount if you have a Cobra Trak product installed.

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oxford_trackerOxford Tracker - No installation required

This is the simplist, cheapest and most effective way to fit GPS tracking to any vehicle or object. The small tracker has a built in GPS, a battery with a 10 year life expectancy and sealed waterproof casing.

Simply conceal the tracker in the most appropriate place in your car, motorbike, caravan, boat or any other object, and activate with your smartphone, tablet or computer.

Subscription costs from £3 per month:

12 months £60
24 months £108
36 months £144
48 months £180

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scorpion track logoScorpion Track5

ScorpionTrack 5 - Insurance Cat5 Approved GPS Stolen Vehicle Tracking System

Our clients are all individual and we appreciate that they have more on their minds than vehicle security.
At Scorpion we believe that our expertise, as the only UK manufacturer of the coveted Thatcham Category 5 GPS Stolen Vehicle Tracking System, should help our clients have one less thing to worry about.
We protect your vehicle so that you don't have to. Our in-depth understanding of the vehicle security and GPS tracking industry is the reason that our customers put their faith in us to be there when things go wrong.

The Scorpion Track 5 is a sophisticated GPS tracking system that has been awarded the Thatcham Category 5 accreditation.

Category 5 is often a requirement of vehicle insurance policies for high value, sports, classic and prestige vehicles but it is also sought after by those concerned with losing their vehicles as a result of key theft or hi-jacking.

Key theft is a growing problem in the UK and across Europe and our Scorpion Track 5 product is there when your vehicle is most vulnerable. The system is an advanced GPS tracking unit enhanced with the facility to remotely prevent the vehicle from being driven but, more importantly, alert our Secure Operating Centre in the event that the vehicle is taken following a key theft. The unit is complemented by two piano-black driver recognition cards. These are discreet and rechargeable and should the vehicle be moved without one of these cards being present, the Scorpion Track 5 unit will send an alert to our secure operating centre who, in turn ,will contact you to confirm whether or not a theft has taken place.

Scorpion Track 5 provides the qualities you would expect in a superior stolen vehicle tracking system

KeyGuard offers protection against the following scenarios:

> Facility for remote immobilisation of your vehicle – this facility is only ever deployed under the strictest guidelines and only ever with the consent of the police and the SOC.
> Driver Recognition Cards – protection against key theft and unauthorised use of your vehicle.
> Geo-fence violation alerts – protects against a vehicle being moved from a parked location by being towed or lifted onto a low-loader.
> Battery Tamper and Low Battery alerts.
> Driver Recognition Card low battery alerts.
> Full European Cover.
> Location on demand via the internet or smartphone.
> 3 Year warranty

Flexible subscription options between 1 and 4 years.
1 Year - £199.00
2 Years - £390.00
3 Years - £580.00
4 Years - £770.00

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If you're unsure if you need a Category 5 or 6, click HERE for a comparison chart.

Scorpion ST50 Cat6 Tracking System

 

ScorpionTrack actively protects your vehicle against illegal movement using GPS geo fence technology along with latest technology movement detection hidden within the vehicle. Upon Illegal movement detection ScorpionTrack will discretely notify our international control centre of a possible theft. Fully trained 24hr ScorpionTrack monitoring staff will contact you with vehicle movement details in order to confirm a theft in line with current Police legislation and procedures.

ScorpionTrack will continue to track any alarmed vehicle until recovery or false alarm has been confirmed. Once theft has been confirmed and a crime reference number has been obtained from the Police, ScorpionTrack operatives will liaise with the Police in order to recover the vehicle.

This ScorpionTrack product has been subjected to the rigorous Thatcham test requirements to meet there TQA level in vehicle tracking system approval. This will cater for any insurance company TQA tracking system requirement. If your insurer has requested a Category 5, you will need the Trak5 product shown above.

To allow Scorpion to monitor your vehicle 24 hours a day, everyday for as long as you own it, there is a subscription cost for the Stolen Vehicle Monitoring Service which is paid directly to ScorpionTrack

> Annual Subscription: £130 per Annum inc. VAT (Cheapest subscription in the UK)
> 2 Year Subscription: £220 inc. VAT - £40 Saving
> 3 Year Subscription: £300 inc. VAT - £90 Saving
> 4 Year Subscription: £350 inc. VAT - £170 Saving
> 5 Year Subscription: £390 inc. VAT - £260 Saving

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Please contact us for a fully installed price. Mobile installation is available in some areas.

We also offer a range of fleet tracking systems for businesses looking to improve the efficiency of their fleet and reduce running costs. Please visit our fleet page for more information.

Locations include: Cheltenham, Gloucester, Bristol, Swindon, Bath, Chippenham, Thornbury, Dursley, Stroud, Witney, Cirencester, Coleford, Ross-on-Wye, Cinderford, Lydney, Hereford, Worcester, Bromsgrove, Kidderminster, Warwick, Evesham, Stratford-Upon-Avon, Great Malvern in Worcestershire, Gloucestershire, Herefordshire, Avon, Oxfordshire, Warwickshire, Monmouthshire,