Originally Posted by jamesqf
I think what you may be missing is that the $15 cell phones aren't going to have GPS. You're probably looking at closer to $100 for one with, plus the ongoing minutes/service days charges (about $7/month for my Tracfone).
Then there is the question of whether you'll have cell phone service where you ride. Most of the places I ride don't, but of course this depends on where you are.
It doesn't need traditional GPS. You can track phones with cell towers now.
Here's some examples
I haven't tried any of them yet.
My area is pretty good about cell signal. There's spots that are dead zones but they are usually small pockets. Posted via Mobile Device