Metra Hires new VP R&D

Holly Hill, FL – Metra Electronics®, a leader in manufacturing aftermarket mobile electronics accessories, has announced the addition of Jason Anderson as Vice President of Research and Development. Anderson will oversee new product lines, further filling out its team of mobile electronics industry veterans in the company’s corporate headquarters in Holly Hill, FL. He will […]

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GEMSEN Holds Canada’s First OEM Integration Camp

ONTARIO, CANADA–GEMSEN, a Canadian audio distributor, is proud to present Canada’s first OEM Integration Tech Camp. Stop turning away complex vehicles or letting them leave your bay with mediocre results! Join us for a 2-day training session led by Key Presenter, renown expert in audio integration, Ken Ward of Educar Training and Musicar NW. Ken […]

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Fortin Intros Late Model Audi Q3 Remote Start

MONTREAL–Fortin announces a “no key required” and a remote start from the OEM remote solution for its Audi Q3 immobilizer bypass and remote starter solution (2015-2018 Push-to-Start and Standard Key Vehicles). This solution is now available with Fortin TB-VW adapter that was designed to work in conjunction with EVO-ONE and EVO-ALL platforms to offer a cost effective solution.   […]

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Automobility Intros App For Dealers

MONTREAL, QC.  — The MyStart Plus connected car app will allow retailers to create their own personalized smartphone branded app that will automatically appear on the consumers Mystart Plus app and will allow retailers to communicate with customers. Using patent pending technology, the retailer will be able to create their own unique profile on, […]

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Directed Updates SmartStart App

VISTA, CA–Directed announces today the release of Viper and Directed SmartStart 4.3.3, the latest versions of its groundbreaking connected car SmartStart app. SmartStart 4.3.3 has several important upgrades for users. Most importantly, 4.3.3 enables SmartStart users to enjoy all the benefits of Directed’s award-winning DS4 digital remote start and security system, including free Bluetooth-enabled smartphone […]

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Harman Pursues Self-Driving Car Tech

Harman, recently acquired by Samsung, has created a new division for producing technology for self-driving cars. The new division is called the Autonomous/ADAS Strategic Business Unit and it’s part of a new $300 million fund earmarked by Samsung for the automotive market. The Harman Autonomous car unit will work with Samsung’s Smart Machines team to […]

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Crux Intros Wireless Truck Camera

RESEDA, CA – Crux Interfacing Solutions announced today that it is releasing the CTR-01Q Wireless Camera. The new wireless truck camera is available and currently shipping after a successful debut at KnowledgeFest in Dallas.  A representative from CRUX stated “The high quality, simplicity and stealthiness set this wireless camera apart from the others that are […]

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Kicker Shows Kicker/SSV Works UTV Kits

STILLWATER, OK – KICKER® will haul a truckload of fun to the 19th annual Sand Sports Super Show, the largest show of its kind in the country, and the brand will highlight its recent rollout of new multi-speaker system kits for side-by-sides. The Orange County Convention Center plays host to the event September 15-17. As […]

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Scosche Adds Wireless Qi Phone Mount

OXNARD, CA – SCOSCHE  Industries, innovators of award-winning consumer technology and car audio products and accessories, has announced the availability of the new VentMount™ Qi Wireless Charging Universal Vent Mount (Part Number: VQM). This Qi Certified wireless charging mount delivers 5 watts of charging power ensuring that consumers can quickly wirelessly charge Qienabled devices while […]

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OMEGA Releases Linkr Update for iOS/Android

DOUGLASVILLE, GA–Omega Research & Development Technologies, Inc. has released a significant app update for the Linkr mobile control & tracking telematics platform, for both Android & Apple ios. The new app update improves the device setup wizard that supports all Linkr models. This will provide for faster & simpler Testing/Activations of Linkr units.  LG V20 […]

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