LITTLETON, COLORADO – PassTime has formed a joint venture with the Astrata Group. The new company, which will be majority-owned and controlled by Astrata, will be known as PassTime Telematics Inc. (an Astrata Group Company). PassTime Telematics, Inc will target the growing U.S. Vehicle Fleet and Asset Tracking Markets along with Homeland Security Markets using Astrata's range of advanced GPS tracking and PassTime's Customer Management Solutions.

PassTime has more than 400,000 telematics devices installed in the United States. These products range from basic starter control systems for sub-prime auto payment assurance to advanced personal vehicle management units.