Garmin’s Varia radar systems provide audible and visible warnings to alert the rider to any fast-approaching vehicles. With a Varia app that allows any smartphone to be utilised as the head unit, functioning as the Varia display of course the new systems are also compatible with existing Garmin devices with Varia capabilities. The Varia RTL515 includes peloton mode, which provides a low-intensity flash that is kind to other cyclists’ eyes when riding in a group. The rearview radar Light pairs with your Edge® bike computer or compatible smartphone to alert you of vehicles approaching from behind.
Key Highlights Are
Varia RTL515 rearview radar provides visual and audible alerts for vehicles approaching from behind up to 140 metres away.
Multiple Pairing Options
This radar works seamlessly with your Edge bike computer or compatible smartphone as well as select Garmin wearables.
Works with The Varia App
This smartphone app helps you increase your awareness by providing graphics plus tone and vibration alerts to indicate the position and speed of approaching cars.
Alert motorists to your presence as soon as possible with daylight visibility up to 1 mile.
Varia RTL515 features multiple modes, including peloton mode, which provides a low-intensity flash that is kind to other cyclists’ eyes when riding in a group
Third-Party App Compatible
When used with a compatible smartphone, Varia radar integrates with your favourite apps, such as Ride with GPS to overlay your maps with rearview radar alerts.
Easily mount this sleek, compact device on the seatpost of almost any road-use bicycle. The vertical design allows for better leg clearance and a perfectly comfortable ride.
Time spent charging is not as good as time spent riding. Get up to 7 hours of battery life.