New and Expanded Maps Now Available for TomTom Users

Apr 17 2007

New and Expanded Maps Now Available for TomTom Users

• TomTom makes maps of new territories available

• New maps offer an abundance of new navigation information including:

- Thousands of kilometers of new roads and cross roads across Europe;
- London’s new congestion charge zone (UK);
- New Points Of Interest in small urban areas (France);
- Increased house number information (Italy, Spain, Portugal);

Amsterdam, The Netherlands, 17 April 2007 – TomTom, the world’s largest navigation solutions provider, today announces the availability of updates of most of its maps across its entire product portfolio. Customers will be able to conveniently update the maps for their device through TomTom HOME or via the TomTom website on

The new TomTom maps contain updated information on the following regions: Europe, USA and Canada. In addition, a map of South Africa will now also be available. Furthermore, the new maps also reflect numerous updates in the road network, including thousands of kilometers of new roads, cross roads and Points of Interest across Europe. Using the most up to date maps guarantees users an accurate, simple, safe, easy and stress-free navigation experience.

The updated maps are compatible with the entire TomTom GO, TomTom ONE, TomTom RIDER and TomTom NAVIGATOR 6 product portfolio.

The updated maps can be purchased as a download via TomTom HOME - TomTom’s free software application that enables users to manage, download, store and transfer content from their computer onto their TomTom device - or from the TomTom website. Customers can easily install their new maps onto their TomTom via TomTom HOME.

“With the update of our maps portfolio, TomTom continues to deliver easy to use, affordable and the most accurate maps available. All our users can buy maps with the latest and most up to date information, including recent updates in the global road network. This ensures the best and safest navigation on the market for TomTom users,” says Alexander Ribbink, chief operating officer at TomTom.

The updated TomTom maps are immediately available via TomTom HOME or at

Prices for downloadable maps are:

Regional maps: 39.95 - 59.95 euro
Map of Western Europe: 99.95 euro
Map of Poland, Czech Republic, Hungary and Slovakia: 59.95 euro
Map of South Africa – 99.95 euro
Map of Hong Kong – 39.95 euro
Map of Singapore – 39.95 euro
Map of US and Canada: 99.95 euro

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