Tracking4Free Vehicle Tracking MONTHLY CHARGES

An alternative to Tracking4Free Vehicle Tracking PREPAID with monthly charges for SIM card, roaming, future data, map updates and support. Get constant overview of the condition and location of your vehicle, incl. reporting and other features.


Take control of your vehicle fleet.

Rely on device from the market leader who has been delivering tracking solutions since 1996.

Advantages of Tracking4Free vehicle unit VTU18 OBD:

  • Live Vehicle Tracking covering EU
  • Constant overview of the condition and location of your vehicle - fully automatic transmission of all data up to 20x per minute
  • Accurate fuel consumption, RPM, OBD error codes can be read from vehicle on-board computer
  • Easy installation into the OBD connector in the vehicle. Immediate use. Easy transfer from one vehicle to another. No installation cost.
  • Offline tracking software - data is stored on user's PC for added security.
  • The initial payment covers the VTU18 OBD tracking unit and the first month of service
  • The monthly charges cover the SIM card costs, including roaming in Europe, data, map updates and support.

The unit reports when on the move and comes with MapExplorer, street level mapping software, for tracking your vehicles and controling your fleet. As well as real time monitoring the program offers several configurable reports.


  • Localisation
  • Tracking
  • Reporting
  • SMS Alarms (optional)
  • Geofencing

Tech. specification

VTU 18 – OBD specification

Frequency Quad band: 850/900/1800/1900 MHz
GPRS GPRS multi-slot class 12
GPRS mobile station class B

GPS Chipset u-blox 6m GPS module
Sensitivity Autonomous: -147 dBm
Hot start: -160 dBm
Tracking: -162 dBm
Position Accuracy Autonomous: < 3m
SBAS: 2.0m
(Open sky and AGPS)
Cold start: 25s average
Warm start: < 25s
Hot start: < 1s

OBD Port J1850 PWM
J1850 VPW
ISO 9141-2
SAE J1939(CAN)
Indicator LED GSM, GPS and OBD
USB Mirco USB port for configurations,
Upgrading and debugging

Dimensions 62mm(L)*50mm(W)*23mm(H)
45mm(L)*50mm(W)*23mm(H), not include J1962 connector
Weight About 50g
Backup Battery Li-Polymer 3.7V 180 mAh
Power consumption 70mA(Active),10mA(Sleep),Max.<250mA
Operating Voltage 8V to 32V DC
Operating Temperature -30℃ ~ +80℃ (without battery)
-40℃ ~ +85℃ for storage (without battery)
Memory 8Mb(about 15000 records max.)
Sensor 3-axes ±2g/±4g/±8g/±16g accelerometer
Vehicle battery voltage
Back battery voltage
Temperature sensor

Map coverage

Andorra, Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Croatia, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Gibraltar, Greece, Hungary, Ireland, Italy, Latvia, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, Monaco, Netherland, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, United Kingdom

Dispatching software


Realtime route monitoring

You can track your vehicle by two options:

1) Dispatching software MapExplorer

Dispatcher can see in MapExplorer software current position of all vehicles approximatelly every 30 second and it does not matter if the vehicle is in Spain, Russia without any other costs.

2) Web application MapsOnline

The application can be launched in browsers in most computers, smartphones, tablets, androids, iPads, iPhones... without a need to install any software.

In this application you can create for your customers a time-limited access to the vehicle tracking, so that your customers see the location of your vehicles only when you want.

Dispaching software

Dispaching centre consists of user friendly street level mapping software MapExplorer, for tracking your vehicles and controling your fleet. Software enables processing and evaluation of recorded data. On of its most important function is representing passed routes, playback of vehicle going and statistical reports. Another function is electronical Log book.


Log book

Log book is created from saved informations (date, time, position etc.). The whole system works automatically, does not allow to driver to interfere with it, therefor the informations are exact.

Software allows data export to programs for further fleet management, for example SPZ 2007 from Milk Comupters.

Software is for operatins systems Windows 200/ XP/ Vista/ 7.


MapExplorer - screenshot 1 MapExplorer - Screenshot 2 mapExplorer - journey report

For download

Data sheet VTU18 OBD


Tracking4Free Vehicle Tracker Europe (EUR) - Monthly charges

Tracking4Free Vehicle Tracker Europe (EUR) - Monthly charges

Control effectively your fleet with GPS tracking unit Tracking4Free VTU18 OBD. The initial payment covers one tracking unit VTU18 OBD and the first month of service. Further monthly charges (5 EUR + VAT) cover the SIM card with roaming in EU, data, map updates and support.

Price: 65.00 EUR

Price (VAT incl.): 78.50 EUR