Garmin Drive 52 & Traffic GPS Navigator
The latest Garmin Drive lineup is an evolutionary series of GPS navigation devices that assist in situational awareness and encourage safer driving. These road trip-ready navigators come with detailed street maps and include free updates. Garmin Traffic is ready to use right out of the box - without use of a smartphone. And spoken turn-by-turn directions guide like a friend, using street names and landmarks.
What’s Included in the Box?
- Garmin Drive 52
- Vehicle suction cup mount
- Traffic receiver/vehicle power cable
- USB cable
- Quick start manual
Garmin Drive 52 & Traffic (US & Canada Map Coverage)
5” GPS Navigator with Traffic Alerts
- Easy-to-use 5” GPS navigator includes detailed map updates of the U.S. and Canada
- Simple on-screen menus and bright, easy-to-see maps
- Garmin Traffic is ready to use right out of the box — without use of a smartphone
- Road trip–ready with The HISTORY Network of notable historic sites, a U.S. national parks directory, TripAdvisor traveler ratings and millions of Foursquare points of interest (POIs)
- Provides spoken turn-by-turn directions, Garmin Real Directions landmark guidance and helpful driver alerts to encourage safer driving
With its simple menus and easy-to-read maps, Garmin Drive 52 lets you view turn-by-turn directions at a glance on a bright 5” touchscreen display. Offering preloaded detailed maps of the U.S. and Canada — with traffic and map updates plus helpful driver alerts to encourage safer driving — this GPS navigator complements any road trip or daily commute.
Don’t Hate Traffic — Avoid It
Outsmart traffic jams or slowdowns by avoiding them altogether with timely alerts that suggest alternate routes to help you steer clear of construction zones or accidents ahead. Garmin Traffic comes ready to use right out of the box, thanks to the included traffic cable; no need to pair your navigator with a smartphone for traffic information.
Enjoy Better Road Trips with TripAdvisor
View TripAdvisor traveler ratings for hotels, restaurants and attractions along your route or near your destination.
Sites From The HISTORY Network
To make traveling more enjoyable, you’ll find plenty to see and do with POIs from the HISTORY Network. It features pictures and descriptions of notable parks, monuments, museums and historic sites.
National Parks Directory
An included U.S. national parks directory helps you discover and enjoy some of America’s most treasured natural resources and experiences. Easily navigate to places within the parks, including visitor centers, picnic areas, campgrounds, trailheads and more.
New Shops and Restaurants
This navigator comes preloaded with Foursquare data, making it easy to find millions of new and popular places.
Driver Alerts: Know Your Surroundings
To encourage safer driving and increase situational awareness, driver alerts warn you of upcoming sharp curves, speed changes, railroad crossings and more.
Garmin Real Directions
Easy-to-understand, spoken turn-by-turn directions guide like a friend, using street names, store names and recognizable landmarks (e.g., “Turn right after the red building”).
Check Up Ahead
The map shows stops for food, fuel and other milestones — such as upcoming cities — along your route.Check Up Ahead
Find Exactly Where You Need to Go
The Direct Access feature simplifies navigating to complex destinations such as airports or shopping malls. It even navigates through parking lots to find the entrance closest to your destination.
Easier to Search, Quicker to Find
A search field makes it easy to find addresses and millions of POIs. You’re provided with search results that sound similar to what you’ve entered.
Works with Garmin Backup Camera
For a complete navigation solution, pair this navigator with the BC 30 wireless backup camera (sold separately; professional installation recommended). Once connected, you can easily see vehicles, pedestrians and other obstacles right on the navigator’s display as you reverse.
Garmin Drive 52 comes preloaded with maps of the U.S. and Canada, and includes map updates to ensure you’re driving with the most up-to-date maps available. Visit Garmin Express to learn more.