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Varia™ Rearview Radar
Discontinued

Varia™ Rearview Radar

Part Number 010-01509-14

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Alerts You to Vehicles Approaching from Behind

  • World's first cycling radar that warns of vehicles approaching from behind up to 153 yards (140 meters)
  • Works independently and wirelessly integrates with compatible Edge® cycling computers¹
  • Edge computer or Varia head unit can detect multiple vehicles and indicates the relative speed of approach and threat level
  • Tail light unit brightens and flashes to notify approaching traffic of a cyclist ahead

Varia

The world's first cycling radar, Varia helps create a safer cycling environment by warning cyclists of vehicles approaching from behind up to 153 yards (140 meters). The radar tail light also warns approaching vehicles of a cyclist ahead. Works independently or integrates seamlessly with compatible Edge cycling computers¹. Edge computer or Varia head unit can show multiple approaching vehicles and indicates the relative speed of approach and threat level.

Getting Hit From Behind is Leading Cause of Cycling Fatalities in U.S.²

The threat is real. That’s why getting some extra help knowing what’s sneaking up behind you is an important breakthrough. You already use caution and check over your shoulder, especially before making turns, but Varia radar gives you an important tool by watching behind you even when you aren’t.

Edge computer or Varia head unit can show multiple approaching vehicles and indicates the relative speed of approach and threat level.

¹Compatible with Edge 1000/810/520/510/25, Support SW release follow Garmin website announcement.
² According to a study by the League of American Bicyclists.

Physical Specifications

Varia Bike Radar Bundle

Dimensions Radar display unit: 2.4” x 1.3” x 0.7” (6.0 cm x 3.4 cm x 1.9 cm); Tail light: 2.9” x 1.7” x 0.9" (7.3 cm x 4.4 cm x 2.3 cm)
Weight Radar display unit: 1.0 oz (28.5 g); Tail light: 2.2 oz (63.5 g)
Modes solid, flashing
Lux (headlight use only) N/A
Lumens 16
Battery life (high power mode) 5 hours
ANT+®  
Water rating IPX7

Varia Tail Light

Dimensions 2.9” x 1.7” x 0.9 (7.3 cm x 4.4 cm x 2.3 cm)
Weigh 2.2 oz (63.5 g)
Modes Solid, flashing
Lux N/A
Lumens 16
Battery life (high power mode) 5 hours
Charge time 2 hours
ANT+ Yes
Water rating IPX7

Radar Bundle

  • Varia radar display unit
  • Radar tail light
  • Stem mount
  • Seat-post quarter-turn mount
  • Universal seat-post quarter-turn mount
  • microUSB cable
  • Manuals

Tail Light Only

  • Varia radar tail light
  • Seat-post quarter-turn mount
  • Universal seat-post quarter-turn mount
  • microUSB™ cable
  • Manuals

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