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Truckmate Pro C8500

£199.99 £229.99

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Included from TruckmateDirect 
FREE Lifetime Map updates worth over £100!
FREE NF French law compliant Breathalyser
FREE UK Technical Support

Also Included as Standard
INC Here® Maps for Life (Formerly Navteq®) version
INC Latest Pre-Loaded Truckmate PRO software
INC HGV/Truckmate software updates
INC Lifetime live Premium TMC updates
INC 12v/24v Charger & Screenmount
INC 1 Year Manufacturers Warranty
Availability : SOLD OUT Replaced by the S6810 Truckmate

Designed by Cobra®, Engineered by Truckmate; the C8500 Truckmate satellite navigation device uses Truckmate's award winning navigation software to provide the very best truck and HGV dedicated routing. Built specifically for the UK and Europe, C8500 Truckmate HGV sat nav delivers all the benefits you've come to expect from Truckmate at an affordable price.

Key Features

Latest Truckmate Pro HGV Routing Software
UK, Ireland & Extended European mapping with free lifetime updates
7" full colour LCD touchscreen 
Premium TMC traffic information technology
Junction View
Lane Guidance
My Speed - speed limits
Your Route - calculate your own bespoke routes
Multi-route planner
Navigate by junction number
Turn by turn voice instructions
2D & 3D map views
Extensive list of Points of Interest
Tyre Pilot Compatible
Bluetooth (For Tyre Pilot use only, for Bluetooth Handsfree see the S6800 Truckmate Pro model)

About Truckmate

Since its launch in 2007, Truckmate has worked together with trucking industry experts, haulage operators and the feedback of 10's of 1000's of truck drivers, enabling them to produce the best truck sat nav system available. Truckmate uses Here® Maps for Life transport data at its core, but Truckmate is further enhanced with 1000's more attributes providing protection from hazards on more roads than any other truck sat nav on the market. Truckmate has won numerous accolades and awards across Europe and is sold by all the major truck manufacturers including Volvo and DAF.

Now part of the global Cobra Electronics Group, Truckmate has used this association to introduce the new C8200 Truckmate Pro. Aimed specifically at drivers on a budget, the C8500 offers all the benefits of Truckmate's award winning truck and HGV route planning software at an affordable price.

With the addition of C6500, C8200 and C8500 the Truckmate range now extends to 11 models, so you're sure to find one with all the features and at a price to suit any professional driver.

About Cobra Electronics

With the creation of the world's first CB radio over 50 years ago, Cobra® Electronics continues to grow by developing a large array of innovative products suitable for professional drivers, driving enthusiasts, outdoor recreationalists, and recreational boaters. One of the world's leading designers and manufacturers of market leading dash cameras, CB radios and marine radios, as well as a wide range of complimentary products.

Pre-Loaded UK, Ireland & Extended EU Mapping as Standard

Latest 2016 European Extended Cover version now provides full street level mapping and points of interest for the following western european countries;

UK, Ireland, France, Spain, Portugal, Italy, Austria, Switzerland, Belgium, Holland, Luxembourg, Germany, Denmark, Norway, Sweden, Finland, Poland, Estonia, Lithuania, Czech Republic, Latvia, Liechtenstein, Hungary, Romania, Slovakia, Slovenia, Serbia, Montenegro, Croatia, Turkey, Greece, Albania, Bosnia & Herzegovina, Bulgaria, F.Yugoslavia Rep.of Macedonia, Russia, Cyprus, Ukraine.

Snooper Services

Snooper Services provides access to the AURA Truck specific speed camera database.

Option 1 - £2.99 per month

Option 2 - £7.99 per quarter

Option 3 - Annual payment of £29.99

Payment can be made by credit or debit card during online registration or by telephone. Details of these options are available in the quick start guide supplied.


1 Year Manufacturers Warranty


W:183mm x H:115mm (7" Diagonal Screen)

What's in the box?

1 x C8500 Truckmate Pro
1 x windscreen bracket
1 x Dash mount disk
1 x in-vehicle charger
1 x USB cable
1 x CD Rom inc PDF instruction manual

Technical specification

Processor (CPU) SiRF Atlas VI processor 800mHz
OS WinCE 6.0
Display: 7 inch TFT colour touch screen high brightness
LCD Display Brightness :>= 300NITS
Bluetooth: A2DP
Support Anti-glare
Resolution: 800 x 480 px
System Memory 256MB DDR3
Internal Nand Flash Memory: 4GB
High Sensitivity GPS module receiver
Antenna: real built-in antenna (built-in GPS high sensitivity receiver 42 channels)
TMC: Built-in TMC receiver
Speaker: built-in 1 watt speaker
SD/MMC card slot: T-Flash slot
USB: USB2.0 Device (Mini Port)
Battery: built-in rechargeable Li battery

System Requirements

To update the AURA speed camera database on your unit you will need a PC with either Windows XP, Windows Vista, Windows 7, Windows 8 or Windows 10 and have internet access.