Car News

12 Volt Tariffs
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Industry Braces for Tariff on Speakers

With President Trump declaring he will launch new 10 percent tariffs on more Chinese goods (including speakers), car...

Metra start stop
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Metra Ships Stop/Start Override

Metra Electronics is  shipping a new interface that automatically disengages the STOP/START engine feature on specific vehicles. The...

AudioStak-Elevate
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New Supplier for 12 Volt Demo Displays

AudioStak Interactive, the company that supplied switching systems for AVIDWORX, is now offering full retail display demo board...

GoFast Solutions
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Here’s the New 12 Volt Distributor

Here is some information on GoFast Solutions, the Connecticut-based distributor, which just purchased the mobile electronics division of...

Rockford-Polaris-RX-Pro
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Rockford Claims First OEM System for a UTV

Rockford Fosgate said it has partnered with Polaris to built the first factory system for a UTV (Utility...

MRI sells off car audio
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Distributor Exits 12 Volt

MRI, a Northeast car and home audio distributor has spun off its car audio division and sold it...

Orca teams with EDA
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Orca Teams With Distributor Group

Orca Design and Manufacturing announced it will offer its Illusion Audio, and Black Hole tape brands, plus some...

Bose audio Corvette
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New Powerful Bose System

Bose announced what it calls its "most powerful and highest performing sound system ever for a sports car."...

American-Bass-Battery
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American Bass Enters New Category

American Bass for the first time in decades, is expanding into a new category. The car audio speaker...

SoundShield
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12 Volt Rock Stars Team Up on Sound Damping

A new brand of sound damping products called SoundShield has launched by John Schwartz of Perfectionist Auto Sound...

Alpine-iLXW650
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The Unusual Case of the Alpine Deck

Instead of the usual battle to keep prices as low as possible, dealers are marking up price tags...

Kingpin Car Audio
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How to Open a Car Audio Shop

An award-winning retailer and 12 volt trainer will offer a class next year on how to set up...

Nakamichi car audio
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Nakamichi Brand Returns to US

The Nakamichi brand is returning to the US with a line of car audio products that include a...

multimedia deck top grossing
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Top Multimedia Deck So Far 2019

Below are the top 5 aftermarket AV/receivers (with or without navigation) in the U.S. based on dollar sales...

CTA
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Wow. Hottest CE Product of 2019

The consumer tech category that will see the greatest jump in sales this year, according to new data...

SQL-Audio
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New Sound Damping Startup

SQL Audio is a new sound damping company owned by two brothers, Scott and Alex Hirst, that is...

Pioneer-European-deck
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Head Unit Sales Overseas

Head unit sales are dropping off a cliff in Europe, in contrast to the US, where head unit...

Clarion logo
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Update on Clarion

When Clarion car audio sales ceased in the US three years ago, its online sales continued.  But to...

Atrend sealed box amp
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Atrend Ships Its First Amp (Sealed Box Amp)

Atrend is shipping its first amplifier under the Atrend brand-- a sealed box model, rated at 336 watts...

Ken Ward Educar Training
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Which DSP Do I Use When?

With all the different types of digital signal processors (DSPs) on the market, how do you know which...