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The 6 Best Car Tracker Brands: Which One Should You Choose?

23 Nov 2020 13:30:36

With such a vast range of different vehicle trackers now on the market, finding the right one for your needs can be a challenge. It’s essential that you choose a tracker that’s good quality and actually works how you need it to work. The best way to ensure you’re getting a high-quality product is to buy from a trusted brand with a good reputation.

Here you’ll find a guide to the 6 best car tracker brands on the market, all of which are sold by Trackerfit! 

1. SmarTrack

SmarTrack's Vehicle Trackers are recognised as the market leader in Insurance approved vehicle tracking systems throughout the UK! They’re especially recognised for 'Thatcham Quality Assured' stolen vehicle trackers, asset location solutions and labour warranty.

They also have some of the best recovery rates in the country! Their latest published recovery figures show they are currently at 110% RECOVERY and have won 21 industry awards in the last 12 years. So, when it comes to choosing a brand with a good reputation, SmarTrack is a good way to go.

Their tracking systems have an optional add-on feature that can be installed, allowing the driver to add immobilization to the vehicle via text message, making it ideal for agricultural equipment too.

They have a super broad range of vehicle trackers with various abilities to suit different models of cars & other vehicles, with a range of prices. Take a look: https://www.trackerfit.co.uk/brands/smartrack.html?


2. Vodafone Automotive (formerly Cobratrak)

All of Vodafone CobraTrak's vehicle tracking solutions are Thatcham accredited and recognised by major insurers. They use the latest GPS and GSM technology, providing pinpoint accuracy and unparalleled service levels.

A great advantage to Vodafone Cobrais is that they own all the Control centres across Europe so they do not outsource when tracking, making the process faster.

They’re recommended by a long list of popular car brands, including:

  • Audi

  • Volkswagen

  • Porsche

  • Ferrari

  • Maserati

  • Seat

  • Renault

  • Mitsubishi

  • Bentley

  • Lamborghini

  • Hummer

  • Bugatti

  • Alfa Romeo

  • Nissan

So if you have one of these cars, exploring Vodafone CobraTrak trackers could be a good option for you. Each tracker has its own pro’s and cons which you can find out on our website. https://www.trackerfit.co.uk/brands/vodafone-automotive-cobratrak.html


3. Tracker

As one of the first tracking companies in the UK, Tracker has been well known and trusted by manufacturers for a long time. Tracker is approved by Thatcham and is recommended by major insurers, so is a good one for reducing your insurance premiums.

Tracker UK takes tracing vehicles to the next level of recovery thanks to their unique high-frequency technology. They even have the support of all police forces with their interceptor cars & helicopters equipped with Trackers locate track & trace equipment - so they must be good!

Tracker is specifically recommended by the following car brands:

  • Mercedes Benz

  • Lexus

  • Toyota


4. Trackstar

Trackstar by Teletrac Navman (formerly Trafficmaster) uses the latest in GPS stolen vehicle tracking technology to locate and track your vehicle, liaise with the police and recover your vehicle as quickly as possible. In less salesy words, the recovery speed is their strong suit!

Trackstar’s stolen vehicle trackers are one of the most sophisticated vehicle tracker brands on the market. Favoured and officially approved by more than 20 major car manufacturers, as well as car insurance companies, you can rest assured that your vehicle is as safe as can be and will decrease your insurance prices. 

Trackers by this brand are particularly great for the following car brands:

  • Jaguar

  • Land Rover

  • Range Rover

  • BMW

We stock a variety of great vehicle trackers by this brand, check them out: 



5. ScorpionTrack

ScorpionTrack's award-winning tracking devices are all insurance approved and designed and manufactured right here in the UK. Winners of 'Security Product of the Year' 2012-2013 ScorpionTrack vehicle trackers are amongst the best in the industry. Thanks to their broad range of price, you can spend as little or as much as you like, and still end up with a good product!

24-hour monitoring of ScorpionTrack vehicle trackers is done by the Scorpion European Control Centre based in the UK, and installations are carried out by Thatcham Approved Installers, at a time and place that is convenient to you.



6. British Tracking Systems

Last but not least, British Tracking Systems. As you’d guess from their name, these trackers are all manufactured here in the UK. They offer the latest in Tracking Technology using Glonass and GPS Satellites for location and are monitored 24/7 by Global Telemetrics. 

They’re best known for their plant, caravan and motorcycle trackers, so if you’re looking for a tracker for any of these vehicles, visit our website. https://www.trackerfit.co.uk/brands/british-tracking-systems.html



Hopefully, this has given you a clearer idea on which vehicle tracker brands are the best of the best. For more information on the brands of stolen vehicle trackers we stock here at Trackerfit, call our experts on 0800 756 5100.


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