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Jan 8, 2013

Rockford Fosgate Launches 2013 Prime Series Amplifiers

Rockford Fosgate R600X5

Rockford Fosgate announced it will launch its updated and expanded 2013 Prime Series amplifier line during its 2013 Product Showcase at The Palms Casino Resort in Las Vegas, Nev. from Jan. 8- 10, 2013, in The Palms Ballroom. Six new models will round out the line, and are scheduled to ship in Q1, 2013.

“Our goal with the 2013 Prime amplifier line was to make them more installer friendly, better performing, and to make every model have a consistent cosmetic look.” explained Theresa Hephner, Rockford’s senior director of product development and marketing…

Jan 8, 2013

Rockford Fosgate Announces New Pro Series Speakers

Rockford Fosgate PPS4-10

Rockford Fosgate announced that it has added new models to its new Pro Series speaker systems, allowing for a complete system offering. Additions to the line include two 10-inch midrange speakers (4- and 8-Ohm) and two crossovers (4- and 8-Ohm), that are now shipping.

“Rockford Fosgate’s Klippel-verified Punch Pro mids and crossovers complete a family of high output full range performance products for extreme sound quality levels,” said Jake Braaten, Rockford director of product development…

Jan 7, 2013

New Sony WX-GT90BT CD Receiver Uses Smartphone As Remote

Sony WX-GT90BT

Sony today expanded its in-car entertainment line with the introduction of a new double-DIN CD-receiver, WX-GT90BT, featuring Sony-exclusive App remote technology, combining consumers’ car audio music assets and smartphone apps into a single source list that can be controlled from the car audio system or compatible smartphone.

The new WX-GT90BT CD-receiver is used with Sony’s App Remote app for USB-connected iPhones and Bluetooth connected Android phones. Once downloaded to the compatible smartphones, the apps turns connected smartphones into touchscreen remotes and consumers can launch their favorite smartphone app on the App Remote user interface…

Jan 1, 2013

Rockford Fosgate Expands "Punch P1" Subwoofer Lineup

Rockford Fosgate P1S2-12

Rockford Fosgate announced that it will introduce the latest additions to its acclaimed Punch P1 subwoofer line at The Palms Casino Resort in Las Vegas, Nev. from Jan. 8-10, 2013, in The Palms Ballroom. The all new P1S2-8 8-inch, P1S2-10 10-inch, P1S2-12 12-inch, and P1S2-15 15-inch 2-Ohm SVC models round out the P1 subwoofer series, and are scheduled to ship in late January 2013.

“The highly efficient design of our all new Klippel-verified 2-ohm, SVC PUNCH Series subs require minimal input power in order to deliver award winning sound quality and deep, full bass at an even more impressive price point,” said Jake Braaten, director of new product development…

Dec 3, 2012

2013 Buick Encore Luxury Crossover To Be Available With Bose Sound System And Active Noise Cancellation Technology

Bose Sound System For The Buick Encore

Today, Bose announces that the all-new Buick Encore luxury small crossover is available with an optional Bose sound system, and — for the first time in a Buick — Bose technology for reducing unwanted noise in the vehicle cabin.

The Bose sound system, custom-engineered for the Encore’s interior, provides driver and passengers with a spacious, lifelike listening experience. Bose Active Noise Cancellation technology, integrated into every Encore, allows Buick to target and reduce unwanted engine and powertrain noise in the cabin — while preserving the crossover’s desirable sound characteristics…

Oct 29, 2012

New Series Of Pioneer GM-D Amplifiers Pack More Power And Punch

Pioneer GM-D9601

Pioneer today unveiled its new line of high-efficiency “GM Digital” series Class-D automotive amplifiers, consisting of the GM-D8604 4-channel model and GM-D9601 and GM-D8601 mono models. Pioneer’s digital amplifiers can produce the same power output as conventional amplifiers more than twice their physical size through improvements in their Class-D amplifier technology and design. The new amplifiers feature an extremely compact chassis for maximum installation flexibility, a new industrial cosmetic design, balanced audio inputs for improved sound quality and higher power output compared with previous models…

Oct 29, 2012

Pioneer Presents New Line Of TS-A Series And Champion Subwoofers

Pioneer TS-A1685R

Pioneer Electronics Inc. today released its new lines of automotive TS-A Series speakers and Champion Series subwoofers that deliver exceptional sound quality and performance. Pioneer’s new TS-A speakers feature a new Multilayer Mica Matrix Cone, lightweight dome midrange for brighter vocals, and a new aggressive cosmetic design. For powerful bass reproduction, the 2013 Champion Series subwoofers incorporate the newest technologies including a prism patterned IMPP Composite Seamless Cone, new drive cone construction, and improved flange assembly for maximum installation flexibility…

Oct 29, 2012

Pioneer Expands Its 2013 Single CD Receiver Lineup With Five New Models

Pioneer DEH-X8500BS

Pioneer today completed its line of feature-rich 2013 single CD receivers with the release of five new models. Designed to align with today’s consumer trends by bringing the connected lifestyle into the vehicle, the new models offer a suite convenient and entertainment features including Pioneer’s exclusive MIXTRAX™ virtual DJ technology, CD playback, USB connectivity, iPhone® certified connectivity, Pandora® internet radio connectivity and more…

Oct 29, 2012

Pioneer's 2013 In-Dash Multimedia DVD Receivers Continue To Define Connectivity And Integration

Pioneer AVH-X1500DVD

Pioneer Electronics Inc. introduces five new in-dash multimedia DVD receivers that meet consumers’ desire for more smartphone connectivity and integration. The new line of multimedia DVD receivers, consisting of the AVH-X1500DVD, AVH-X2500BT, AVH-X3500BHS, AVH-X4500BT and AVH-X5500BHS, features Pioneer’s exclusive Advanced App Mode, smartphone connectivity and MIXTRAX™ virtual DJ technology plus high resolution touchscreen displays, DVD/CD media playback, USB connectivity, Pandora® internet radio connectivity and more…

Oct 9, 2012

All-New 2013 Nissan Sentra Enhanced With Bose Premium Sound System

Bose Premium Sound System For Nissan Sentra

With the introduction of the redesigned 2013 Nissan Sentra, a Bose premium sound system will be available for the first time in the popular compact sedan. The Bose sound system for the 2013 Sentra has been custom-engineered for the vehicle’s interior and includes eight speakers strategically placed and acoustically tuned to ensure the highest quality audio experience for all listeners.

Bose began collaborating with Nissan Motor Company nearly 25 years ago and the Sentra now joins an extensive lineup of Nissans currently available with Bose sound systems, including the Altima, Armada, GT-R, Maxima, Murano, Pathfinder, Quest, Rogue and Z…