Press Release (edited)–VISTA, CA – Directed announced today it is shipping its new, faster 4G Viper SmartStart Pro (VSM550).
Operating throughout North America on both 4G LTE and 3G networks, command execution times for the SmartStart Pro are as fast as today’s 2-way remotes.
The unit pairs seamlessly with Directed’s DS4 Remote Start and Security System, allowing consumers to control and monitor their vehicles from their smartphones both near-range via built-in Bluetooth capability and from virtually anywhere in the world using the cellular infrastructure.
“For the first time, the responsiveness of Viper SmartStart Pro offers a true alternative to the traditional remote. Built on Directed’s all-new Vehicle Control Platform, Viper SmartStart Pro is the future of connected car,” said Geoff Weathersby, Directed VP Connected Car.
All Viper SmartStart Pros come with a free 48-hour GPS trial. Secure service plans start at $69.99 annually and GPS Service plans start at $99.99 annually. All service plans include free nationwide roadside assistance.