The Car and Truck Fleet and Leasing Management Magazine

GPS Navigates Drivers to Cliff in England

April 11, 2006

CRACKPOT, UK – In England, drivers have almost driven off a 100-foot cliff because of GPS guidance, according to TG Publishing. Drivers going to the village of Crackpot are routed onto a dirt road that ends in a 100-foot drop. While no one has driven off the cliff yet, several have reportedly come close. Users of the Smartnav GPS navigation system are affected by this problem, which apparently uses the dirt road when going to and through the town. Smartnav has temporarily removed the routing from its computers.
Twitter Facebook Google+


Please note that comments may be moderated. 
Leave this field empty:

Fleet Incentives

Determine the actual cost of owning and running a vehicle in your fleet. Compare vehicles by class and model.

Sponsored by

The National Association of Fleet Resale Dealers (NAFRD) is managed by the National Independent Automobile Dealers Association (NIADA), a non-profit organization representing the independent vehicle industry and its members.

Read more

Up Next

More From The World's Largest Fleet Publisher