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Cobra Electronics to Debut Five New Products at CES 2017

Las Vegas, NV — January 3rd, 2017

Cobra Electronics & WASPcam brands to showcase latest advances in technology for driver enthusiasts, professional drivers, outdoor recreationists & boaters
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Cobra Electronics Wins TWICE VIP Award for Drive HD CDR 895 D in Dash Camera Category

Chicago, IL — August 23rd, 2016

CHICAGO (August 23, 2016) – Cobra Electronics; the leading designer and marketer of award-winning automotive, mobile and consumer electronics, today announced it has been recognized as a TWICE VIP (Very Important Product) Award winner for its Drive HD™ CDR 895 D in the

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Cobra Electronics and WASPcam Showcase Complete Lineup of Action-Sports Cameras and Marine Radios at ICAST 2016

Chicago, IL — July 12th, 2016

ORLANDO, FL (July 12, 2016) — Cobra Electronics, the leading designer and marketer of award-winning marine, mobile and consumer electronics and WASPcam™; maker of affordable, high-performance HD action-sports cameras and accessories for outdoor and boating enthusiasts, today announced their presence at

Cobra Electronics Drive HD Dash Cam CDR 895 D

Cobra Electronics Unveils its First Dual Camera Drive HD Dash Cam System

Chicago, IL — June 2nd, 2016

CHICAGO (June 2, 2016) — Cobra Electronics; a Cedar Electronics company and the leading designer and marketer of award-winning automotive, mobile and consumer electronics products, today announced the general availability of the Drive HD™ Dual Channel Dash Cam System.

Cobra Electronics Jump Starter JumPack CPP 12000 with Cables

Cobra Electronics Releases Most Powerful Model in Vehicle Jump Starter/Mobile Charger Series

Chicago, IL — May 19th, 2016

CHICAGO (May 19, 2016) — Cobra Electronics, held by Cedar Electronics and the leading designer and marketer of award-winning automotive, mobile and consumer electronics, today announced the general availability of the Cobra JumPackTM  XL CPP 12000

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Cobra Electronics Acquires Bold and Aggressive Action-Sports Camera Pioneer WASPcam

Chicago, IL — April 19th, 2016

CHICAGO (April 19, 2016) Cobra Electronics, held by Cedar Electronics and the leading designer and marketer of award-winning automotive, mobile and consumer electronics, today announced the acquisition of WASPcam™; maker of affordable, high-performance HD action-sports cameras and accessories for outdoor

Cobra Electronics Drive HD Dash Cam CDR 875G

Cobra Electronics Launches Newest, Most Advanced Drive HD Dash Cam Offering GPS Embedded in Every Recording for Added Safety and Assurance

Chicago, IL — March 22nd, 2016

CHICAGO (March 22, 2016) — Cobra Electronics, held by Cedar Electronics and the leading designer and marketer of award-winning automotive, mobile and consumer electronics, today announced the launch of its newest and most advanced CDR 875 G Drive HD™ Dash Cam.

2016 TWICE Picks Award - CES 2016

Cobra Electronics Recognized as CES 2016 TWICE Pick Award Winner for CDR 855 BT Drive HD Dash Cam in the Car Product Category

Chicago, IL — January 14th, 2016

CHICAGO, IL (January 14, 2016) — Cobra Electronics; held by Cedar Electronics and the leading designer and marketer of award-winning automotive, mobile and consumer electronics, today announced it has been named a TWICE Picks Award winner for its CDR 855 BT Drive HD™

Escort, Beltronics and Cobra Electronics Rev up CES with Full Lineup of Automotive and CE Innovations for Tech and Driving Enthusiasts

Las Vegas, NV — January 4th, 2016

Operating under the Cedar Electronics name, the three companies will exhibit their complete product series for the ultimate in consumer lifestyle and driver connectivity in North Hall, booth #1315 throughout the show
CES 2016 Innovations Award

Cobra Electronics Named as CES 2016 Innovations Award Honoree

Chicago, IL — November 11th, 2015

Recognized in the vehicle intelligence category for the DSP 9200 BT Digital Radar Detector
Drive HD CDR 855 BT Dash Cam by Cobra

Cobra Electronics Launches New Series of Drive HD Dash Cams for High Definition Road Recording and Added Security

Las Vegas, NV — November 3rd, 2015

Two new models sport 1080P full HD recording and ultra-wide viewing angle to capture as much of the road as possible, with flagship model integrating Bluetooth Smart wireless technology for added iRadar alert capabilities

Use your favorite Cobra gear to complete these 6 super simple last minute Halloween costumes

Chicago, IL — October 28th, 2015

We were inspired by the Huffington Post article “5 Easy Halloween Costumes Men Can Make Using A Pair Of Jeans.” It included a pair of Cobra Walkie Talkies as the must-have accessory for a ‘Club Bouncer’ costume.

Portable Power CPP 8000

Spotlight on: Our new Cobra JumPack™

Chicago, IL — October 1st, 2015

The new Cobra JumPack CPP 8000 is our most compact jump starter/power pack yet.
Cobra Electronics Jump Starter CPP 8000

Cobra Electronics Releases New Ultra-Portable Vehicle Jump Starter/Mobile Charger

Chicago, IL — September 29th, 2015

Offering dual capabilities, the must-have Cobra JumPack CPP 8000 packs enough punch to jumpstart a handful of vehicles, yet small enough to fit in a pocket
National Truck Driver Appreciation Week- Cobra Electronics

A BIG Thank You to our Truck Drivers: Our Nation's Unsung Heroes

Chicago, IL — September 16th, 2015

September 13 marked the start of National Truck Driver Appreciation Week. This annual event is hosted by the American Trucking Associations and the entire trucking industry to honor the nation's un-sung heroes: our Truck Drivers.

Cobra Electronics Selected as Finalist in 2015 CTIA Hot for the Holidays Awards

Chicago, IL — September 4th, 2015

Recognized in two standout categories, the company has been chosen for its newest models in the Drive HD Dash Cam and portable and mobile power pack series
Cobra DSP 9200 BT - Front

Cobra Electronics Unveils DSP 9200 BT — Company’s Most Compact and Technically Advanced Radar Detection System To-Date

Chicago, IL — August 10th, 2015

Featuring Digital Signal Processing for precise notifications and greater reliability, the DSP 9200 BT sets a new benchmark among radar detection systems in its class/

Cobra Navigation Software Update Now Available - NEW SOFTWARE UPDATE FIXES SATELLITE ACQUISITION ISSUES.

Chicago, IL — August 6th, 2015

NEW SOFTWARE UPDATE FIXES SATELLITE ACQUISITION ISSUES.  

A number of Pro Nav users have experienced an issue with their units correctly acquiring satellites. Our team has determined the cause and this update fixes that issue.

Lollapalooza is about a week away. It’s time to run through your checklist and cover all the essentials. Photo by EMR /CC BY

Gear Up For Lollapalooza

Chicago, IL — July 22nd, 2015

If you’ve ever been to the three-day Lollapalooza music festival, you know that there are a lot of great things available at the festival– obviously great music, green space to relax, local merchandise and even food in Chow Town. One thing that you can agree is lacking (and this really rings true for any major concert or sporting event) is cell phone service.

Father’s Day Gifts that Complement Dad’s Favorite Activities

Chicago, IL — June 11th, 2015

Next time you ask Dad what he wants for Father’s Day and he responds with one of those classic Dad lines, like “I don’t need anything,” or if he mumbles some variation of “Nothing— Just to spend time with my kids!” — don’t worry! It’s often those non-essentials (the things that Dad wants but won’t spend money on himself!) that make the best gifts.

Cobra 2015 Fixed Mount VHF Radio Line

Cobra Electronics Announces 2015 Line of VHF Marine Radios In Time for Upcoming Boating Season

Chicago, IL — May 6th, 2015

Company’s latest VHF radios feature added GPS receiver capabilities in two color schemes and extra-large display
Apostle Islands

5 Beautiful Hiking Trails in the Midwest

Chicago, IL — May 6th, 2015

The United States is filled with natural beauty. From ocean coastlines to inland lakes, forests, canyons, etc., there is no shortage of diverse terrain to explore. Some of the most famous National Parks are out West in California, Washington, Utah, Colorado and Oregon. But there are plenty of Midwest sites to uncover off the beaten path.

Cobra Electronics, Beltronics & Escort, Inc. to Exhibit Consumer Product Lineup at Hong Kong Electronics Fair

Chicago, IL — April 9th, 2015

Company will highlight its product categories ranging from the latest in automotive tech, portable power packs and gadgets for the outdoor enthusiast
2015 Cobra Power Inverters

Cobra Electronics Introduces New Power Inverter Line for Professional Drivers at 2015 Mid-America Trucking Show

Chicago, IL — March 24th, 2015

Seven new models offer reliable and affordable driver-friendly power generation on the road
Top Spring Break Destinations

Top 6 Spring Break Getaways

Chicago, IL — March 18th, 2015

Spring is finally right around the corner, and there is no better way to escape the day-to-day than with a getaway. Inspired by our favorite Cobra products (and with endorsements from fellow travelers on Tripadvisor) we have compiled our top six vacation ideas for this year’s spring break.
Prepare Your Boat For Spring

6 Boating Tips To Ensure a Smooth Spring Launch

Chicago, IL — February 20th, 2015

If you live in a locale that experiences below-freezing temperatures for too many months out of the year, then you’ve probably been day-dreaming for weeks about taking your boat out for the inaugural cruise of the season.

Cobra JumPack

How to Jump Start a Car in 5 Easy Steps

Chicago, IL — February 4th, 2015

If you want to jump start a car without wasting your own time or someone else’s, Cobra has the right remedy for your dead car battery. A few minutes and five easy-to-follow steps is all it takes to bring a car battery back to life with the Cobra JumPack™— no flagging down strangers, phoning friends or waiting for roadside assistance necessary!
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Cobra Electronics Kicks off Another Year of Innovation at the 2015 International CES

Chicago, IL — December 30th, 2014

Cobra Electronics Corporation, the leading designer and marketer of award-winning automotive, mobile, outdoor and consumer electronics, will demonstrate its entire family of consumer electronics products and accessories at the 2015 International CES in Las Vegas, taking place January 6-9 at the Las Vegas Convention Center.

Cobra Continues Push into China with Expanded Product Offering

Chicago, IL — December 30th, 2014

Full line of high-performance radar detection systems added to meet demand of tech-savvy consumers
Cobra Electronics Drive HD Dash Cam CDR 825

Cobra Electronics Announces General Availability of Drive HD CDR 825E Dash Cam at 2015 International CES

Chicago, IL — December 30th, 2014

Featuring a 2.7 inch screen, the largest among the Drive HD Dash Cam by Cobra series
Cobra 29 LX Harley Davison CB Radio

Cobra Electronics Announces Newest Addition to Citizen Band Radio Family with Limited Edition Harley-Davidson Branded Model

Chicago, IL — December 16th, 2014

Company offers limited-time Harley-Davidson 29 LX CB Radio just in time for the Holidays
Biz in the Biz Award 2014 - Bronze

Cobra Electronics Wins Bronze in Best in Biz Awards 2014

Chicago, IL — December 8th, 2014

Company is recognized for another year in a row in the Best New Version of the Year category with its Drive HD CDR 900 Dash Cam
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Cobra Electronics Selects Atlantic Marketing as Marine Electronics Representative

Chicago, IL — November 18th, 2014

The established expert in marine manufacturer representation to handle Cobra Electronics’ marine electronics
Trick or Treat

Make Trick-Or-Treating Safe and Fun this Year

Chicago, IL — October 31st, 2014

4 Electronics to Outdo Last Year’s Halloween

We’re not here to trick, only to treat you to perfect Halloween-night products. Get through the eeriest of evenings with four gadgets from Cobra.

What tips do you have for having a safe Halloween? Share with us on Facebook/Twitter! #CobraHalloween

Showstoppers IFA 2014 Envisioneering Award

Cobra Electronics Honored for 2014 Envisioneering Innovation and Design Award for ShowStoppers at IFA

Chicago, IL — September 9th, 2014

Cobra’s innovation recognized for Drive HD Dash Cam by Cobra – CDR 900E in transportation electronics category

Help Cobra Heat Up the Competition

Chicago, IL — September 5th, 2014

Help Cobra Heat Up the Competition

Cast a Vote for our Hotties in the Hot for the Holidays Contest

Cobra has two Hot for the Holidays Finalists on our hands, and we’re hoping you can help us heat up the competition. These awards showcase the must-have tech for the Holiday season based on innovation, functionality, "wow factor", value, and impact of technology and ease of use.

Cobra Electronics’ Entree into European Market Kicks off with Debut at ShowStoppers and IFA Berlin

Berlin, Germany — September 3rd, 2014

Company to showcase line of EU-based product models during world’s leading tradeshow for consumer electronics, IFA Berlin 2014, and at the official media event of IFA
8500 Pro HD

Cobra Electronics Highlights the Benefits of Navigation System for Professional Driving Community

Chicago, IL — August 26th, 2014

Along with saving fuel and avoiding traffic congestion, Cobra systems help support regulatory compliance and minimize hassles on the road
CTIA Hot for the Holidays Finalist 2014

Cobra Electronics Named Finalist in 2014 CTIA Hot for the Holidays Awards

Chicago, IL — August 20th, 2014

Cobra recognized for innovation in Connected Car and Devices & Gadgets categories for its Cobra JumPack and Drive HD Dash Cam by Cobra – CDR 900

Drive HD Dash Cams by Cobra Receive 2014 TWICE VIP Award

Chicago, IL — August 18th, 2014

Award-winning lineup of innovative dash cams from industry’s leading supplier is yet another example of Cobra’s commitment to keeping drivers safe and secure on the road

Cobra Electronics Joins MERA and Offers Members CobraSelect Program with Debut at KnowledgeFest 2014

Chicago, IL — August 13th, 2014

CHICAGO, IL — August 13, 2014; Cobra Electronics Corporation (NASDAQ: COBR), a leading designer and marketer of award-winning automotive, mobile and consumer electronics, today announced it has joined the Mobile Electronics Retailers Association (MERA), an organization of retailers, manufacturers, distributors, manufacturer’s representatives

Cobra Electronics Nominated for Channel IQ 2014 Innovation Award for Best Policy Enforcement

Chicago, IL — August 13th, 2014

CHICAGO, IL — August 13, 2014; Cobra Electronics Corporation (NASDAQ: COBR), a leading global designer and marketer of communication and navigation products, today announced it has been nominated for the Channel IQ 2014 Innovation Award in the category of Best Policy Enforcement.

Cobra Emergency & All Hazards Radio

Cobra Electronics Equips Consumers with Emergency Essentials for Severe Weather

Chicago, IL — July 31st, 2014

CHICAGO, IL — July 31, 2014; Cobra Electronics Corporation (NASDAQ: COBR); a leading designer and marketer of award-winning safety, outdoor and consumer electronics, today issued a short list of practical and efficient safety and planning tips for hurricane, tornado, thunderstorm, flooding and other severe weather, as well as a list of produc

Cobra Compact 3-Output USB Battery Pack  - Cables

Cobra Electronics Announces General Availability of Cobra CPP 50 Compact USB Power Pack

Chicago, IL — July 15th, 2014

Featuring three USB outputs, intelligent compact power pack allows users to quickly charge multiple devices anywhere

Essentials for your Bug Out Bag

Chicago, IL — July 9th, 2014

Build your Bug Out Bag with Survival Equipment from Cobra

Cobra AirWave Box - Rugged, Waterproof Bluetooth Speaker - Poolside

Cobra Electronics Introduces Cobra AirWave Box; A Bluetooth-Enabled, Portable, Waterproof Audio Speaker

Chicago, IL — July 8th, 2014

Newest version of the Cobra AirWave series offers convenient, rich audio and hands-free calling in a rugged, all-weather design
DRIVE HD DASH CAMS

Why Do I Need a Dash Cam?

Chicago, IL — June 30th, 2014

There is a lot to take on when driving— other drivers, road hazards and sometimes the downright unpredictable.

Cobra JumPack - Jump Start

Cobra Electronics Launches Cobra JumPack; Fits In Your Pocket, Jumpstarts A Car

Chicago, IL — June 19th, 2014

New portable power solution offers versatile functionalities and charging options in convenient, ultra-compact proportions

Why do I need a Trucker GPS?

Chicago, IL — June 15th, 2014

What is the best trucker GPS for you? Why should I get a trucker GPS over another unit? How Cobra Professional navigation systems can help truckers comply with DOT Trucker Regulations and hands-free state and nationwide laws. This blog tells you the 5 benefits for purchasing a truck driver GPS system.
Cobra Electronics Drive HD Dash Cam CDR 900 with WiFi

Cobra Electronics Introduces New Line of Drive HD Dash Cams

Chicago, IL — June 10th, 2014

Company offers three new Drive HD Dash Cam Models for advanced vehicle security, safety and on-the-road connectivity
Cobra 3-Output USB Solar Battery Pack  - Cables

Cobra Electronics Announces General Availability of Company’s First Ever Solar/Portable Power Series

Chicago, IL — June 4th, 2014

CHICAGO, IL — June 4, 2014; Cobra Electronics Corporation (NASDAQ: COBR), a leading designer and marketer of award-winning outdoor and safety, mobile and consumer electronics, today announced the general availability of the Cobra Portable Power Solar Power Series. This latest addition to Cobra’s mobile lifestyle product offerings consists of the company’s two new portable power packs, the Cobra CPP 100 SP and Cobra CPP 300 SP. Both models feature convenient solar charging, as well as USB charging capabilities, giving users the freedom to quickly and conveniently charge smart phones, tablets and other mobile devices virtually anywhere.
Cobra Electronics Bluetooth Speakers CWABT300 AirWave Mini

Cobra Electronics Launches Cobra AirWave Mini; A Portable and Ultra-Compact Bluetooth Speaker

Chicago, IL — April 29th, 2014

Smallest version of the Cobra AirWave™ series offers convenient mobility in rugged, weatherproof design

Get Prepared for Storm Season - What Essentials Do You Need in a Severe Weather Emergency Preparedness Kit?

Chicago, IL — April 22nd, 2014

“Americans live in the most severe weather-prone country on Earth.

Cobra Emergency & All Hazards Radio

Cobra Electronics Announces General Availability of Cobra CWR 200 Emergency and Weather Alert Radio

Chicago, IL — April 22nd, 2014

Company introduces durable, all-hazards and weather preparedness device for ultimate emergency and disaster preparation

Reducing Bridge Strikes in the United States

Chicago, IL — April 16th, 2014

How much freight is carried in one trip? Are Low Clearance Bridge Strikes becoming more of a serious problem across the country, even the world? Why are so many professional drivers having an issue with routes and striking these bridges? This blog will give you more details to the problem and the perfect solution.

Using a CB Radio for Emergency Communication - It Can Still Save Your Life.

Chicago, IL — April 15th, 2014

There has been a lot of chatter surrounding the topic of whether or not CB Radios are still relevant today. We recently had a conversation with a Facebook fan who explained his thoughts that the CB Radio has become obsolete in this smartphone-driven age.

Cobra Remembers Carl Korn, Founder and Former Chairman

Chicago, IL — April 11th, 2014

It is with deepest sadness that I must inform you that our founder and former Chairman, Carl Korn has passed away yesterday, at the age of 92. Today, we lost one of the true electronics pioneers. Carl founded the earliest incarnation of Cobra, Central Television Services.

8500 Pro HD

Cobra Electronics Introduces Cobra 8500 Pro HD Navigation System At 2014 Mid-America Trucking Show

Chicago, IL — March 25th, 2014

Company’s newest navigation system delivers information-rich features, new interface, and live weather and fuel prices for optimal, in-route awareness.

Cobra Extends Partnership with Professional Race Truck Transporters Association for 2014

Chicago, IL — March 3rd, 2014

Continued partnership adds to the company’s heritage of support and product advancement for professional drivers
Miami International Boat Show

Cobra Rides a Wave of Success at the 2014 International Miami Boat Show

Chicago, IL — February 27th, 2014

The Cobra Marine team traveled to Miami to spend five days warming up for boating season at the 2014 International Miami Boat Show, which took place from Feb 14-17, 2104.

Cobra BT 320

Cobra Electronics Announces General Availability of Cobra AirWave 360 Portable Surround-Sound Speaker and Hands-Free Calling Solution

Chicago, IL — February 18th, 2014

Newest addition to the Cobra AirWave™ series offers Siri/S Voice and gesture control functionality in unique, mobile design
Cobra HH450 DUAL All-Terrain Radio

Cobra Electronics Announces General Availability of Cobra HH450 DUAL All-Terrain-Radio™

Chicago, IL — February 13th, 2014

Company’s newest all-terrain radio features advanced VHF/GMRS radio communication technology
Cobra MR HH450

Cobra Electronics to Debut New Marine Products for the Avid Boater at 2014 International CES

Chicago, IL — January 7th, 2014

CHICAGO, IL — January 7, 2014; Cobra Electronics Corporation (NASDAQ: COBR), the leading designer and marketer of award-winning marine and consumer electronics, today announced it will put its full marine product lineup on display for press and attendees during the 2014 International CES, taking place in Las Vegas, Nevada January 7-10 at booth #9417 in the Central Hall at the Las Vegas Convention Center.
Drive HD Dash Cam, CDR 810

Cobra Electronics to Display New Line of Products for Professional Drivers at 2014 International CES

Chicago, IL — January 7th, 2014

CHICAGO, IL — January 7, 2014; Cobra Electronics Corporation (NASDAQ: COBR), a leading designer and marketer of Citizens Band (CB) radios, GPS navigation systems and wireless hands-free driving solutions for professional drivers, today announced it will showcase its entire professional driving product lineup for 2014 at the International CES in Las Vegas, Nevada held January 7-10 at booth #9417 in the Central Hall at the Las Vegas Convention Center.
Cobra Floating Walkie Talkie

Cobra Electronics’ Newest Outdoor Recreationist Products On Display at 2014 International CES

Chicago, IL — January 6th, 2014

Company to preview the latest in outdoor radio communication and safety products, portable power solutions and audio accessories to show attendees

Cobra JumPack, Jumpstarter, Power Pack

Cobra Electronics Shows Off Products for Driver Enthusiasts at 2014 International CES

Chicago, IL — January 6th, 2014

CHICAGO, IL — January 6, 2014; Cobra Electronics Corporation (NASDAQ: COBR), the leading designer and marketer of award-winning automotive, mobile and consumer electronics, today announced it will showcase its entire Driver Enthusiast product lineup for 2014 at the International CES in Las Vegas, Nevada held January 7-10 at booth #9417 in the Central Hall at the Las Vegas Convention Center.
Cobra Drive HD Dash Cams, CDR810, CDR 830,

Cobra Electronics Displays its Newest Lineup of Product Innovations at 2014 International CES

Chicago, IL — January 1st, 2014

CHICAGO, IL — January 2, 2014; Cobra Electronics Corporation (NASDAQ: COBR), the leading designer and marketer of award-winning automotive, mobile and consumer electronics, will demonstrate its complete lineup of new and innovative consumer electronics products and accessories at the 2014 International CES in Las Vegas, taking place January 7-10 at the Las Vegas Convention Center. Among them, the company will highlight its CES Innovations 2014 Design and Engineering Award honoree: the Cobra SPX 7800BT. This latest offering in radar technology from Cobra Electronics is the world’s smallest and most powerful radar detector ever brought to market. Attendees will also get a first look at new offerings that expand the company’s Driver Enthusiast, Professional Driver, Outdoor Recreationist and Boater product categories.
Give Cobra Electronics This Holiday Season

Gifting the Impossible: Great Gifts for Men, Women, and Everyone on Your List

Chicago, IL — December 18th, 2013

We all have a dreaded person (or people) on our holiday shopping list.

Maybe you’re lost on the trends of the younger crowd, or drawing a blank with how to impress the in-laws. No worries! Cobra has electronic gifts that everyone on your shopping list will find useful.

Cobra Electronics Radar Detector iRAD 900

Cobra Electronics Wins Silver in Best in Biz Awards 2013

Chicago, IL — November 25th, 2013

Cobra iRadar ATOM detection system recognized as Best New Version of the Year for its advances to the iRadar family of radar detectors
CES 2014 Innovation Award for the Cobra SPX 7800BT

Cobra Electronics Named as CES Innovations 2014 Design and Engineering Award Honoree

Chicago, IL — November 12th, 2013

Cobra SPX 7800BT detection system recognized for design excellence in the In-Vehicle Accessories/Control/Navigation product category
Cobra iRadar 4.0 App

Cobra Electronics Celebrates Four Years of iRadar Technology with Exciting iRadar App Version 4.0 Enhancements

Chicago, IL — November 4th, 2013

Cobra iRadar 4.0 takes technological leap with new mapping features

Cobra Electronics Launches New Company Website to Complement Expanding Product Categories

Chicago, IL — October 30th, 2013

Enhanced shopping experience provided through modern aesthetics, comprehensive customer groups and enhanced shopping features
Cobra SPX Series Radar Detection Systems

Cobra Electronics Launches Smallest, Most Powerful In-Class Radar Detector in Next-Generation Line of SPX Radar/Laser Detectors

Chicago, IL — October 21st, 2013

New high-performance line of radar detectors utilizes industry’s best components to nearly double detection range for ultimate driving awareness
Distracter Driver

Reduce Distracted Driving with Cobra

Chicago, IL — October 20th, 2013

The City of Chicago began implementing red-light cameras in 2003 to increase safety on Chicago streets. After 10 years of measuring program outcomes, results have indicated the program is effectively changing motorist behavior. The City of Chicago also acknowledged an increase in rear end collisions at red-light camera locations, and the city still catches drivers running red lights. To lessen such occurrences, distracted driving needs to be addressed.
Red Light Camera Detector

Cobra iRadar and Red-Light Cameras - A Winning Combination for Intersection Safety

Chicago, IL — September 30th, 2013

Red light cameras are typically installed to warn drivers to take extra precaution at particularly dangerous intersections. But for red light cameras to act as an effective deterrent, and effectively change driver behavior, drivers must have an awareness of the camera. This is the step in the safety process that Cobra iRadar detector strengthens.
Tailgating with Cobra Electronics

Be the Talk of the Tailgate this Football Season

Chicago, IL — September 30th, 2013

Incorporate just a couple select Cobra products into your tailgate routine, and you have all the makings for an over-the-top tailgate. (Beware— these tips may attract an abundance of new friends to your corner of the parking lot.)

Cobra Electronics Displays Latest Innovations in Professional Driving Products at the Annual Great American Trucking Show

Chicago, IL — August 20th, 2013

Company unveils new line of high-definition Drive HD Dash Cams along with updates to its recognized line of CB radios
Cobra 29 LX CAMO CB Radio with RealTree Max 4 Camo

Cobra Electronics Announces 29 LX Citizen Band Radio in RealTree® Xtra Pattern at 2013 Great American Trucking Show

Chicago, IL — August 20th, 2013

Company reveals new design pattern for its prevailing 29 LX CB Radio line
Cobra Drive HD Dash Cams, CDR810, CDR 830,

Cobra Electronics to Reveal Latest Advancements in Professional Driving Products with Line of Drive HD Dash Cams

Chicago, IL — August 20th, 2013

Company announces it will display its first-ever line of Dash Cams for continuous recording of the road for vehicle security and safety
Cobra iRadar S-Series, S120R, Under-the-hood radar detector

Cobra Electronics Launches its Award-Winning Cobra iRadar S-Series for Under-the-Hood Installation

Chicago, IL — August 13th, 2013

Newest addition to iRadar family for iOS devices delivers discreet radar/laser detection combined with advanced features and design excellence
iRadar iPhone

Cobra Electronics Announces Newest Cobra iRadar App Update

Chicago, IL — August 7th, 2013

Company’s recent update to award-winning iRadar app for iOS offers community-reported alerts without requiring the purchase of a Cobra iRadar detector
Cobra iRadar ATOM, Red-Light Camera Week, Stop on Red

Cobra Electronics Recognizes National Stop On Red Week With Innovations in Radar Detection and Location-Based Alert Technology

Chicago, IL — August 5th, 2013

Company’s newest Cobra iRadar ATOM protects drivers with real-time alerts and safety features for 360 degree protection

Cobra Electronics Prepares Consumers for Hurricane and Tornado Season

Chicago, IL — July 23rd, 2013

Company providing consumers with safety tips and communication supplies for proper weather emergency planning

Cobra Electronics Celebrates the Professional Driving Community at the Iowa 80 Trucker’s Jamboree 

Chicago, IL — July 9th, 2013

Cobra expresses appreciation to truckers at annual event with product giveaways, celebrity appearances, and more

Cobra Electronics Announces Availability of Hand-Held, Floating Marine Radio

Chicago, IL — July 3rd, 2013

Company reveals the latest in marine electronics with the ultra-compact and highly-affordable MR HH 350 VHF Radio for marine and boating enthusiasts
Cobra Walkie Talkies, Cobra Two-Way Radios, Cobra GMRS

Cobra Electronics Introduces Newest Additions in its Two-Way Radio Series

Chicago, IL — June 25th, 2013

Company announces the latest line of walkie-talkie radios packed with convenient features for enhanced communication, style, price and performance

Cobra Electronics Announces General Availability of All-New, High Performance SPX Radar/Laser Detection Series

Chicago, IL — June 18th, 2013

Company sets a new benchmark in innovation, best-in-class price/performance and feature set for unmatched and affordable situational awareness behind the wheel
Radar Detector

Cobra Electronics sets new Benchmarks in Radar Detection and Driver Awareness with Nationwide General Availability of Cobra iRadar ATOM

Las Vegas, NV — May 21st, 2013

Cobra Electronics Corporation (NASDAQ: COBR), a leading designer and marketer of award-winning automotive, mobile and consumer electronics, today announced the nationwide general availability of the Cobra iRadar ATOM™, an ultra-compact smart detection system delivering class-leading detection performance and enhanced situational awareness for the ultimate in driver safety and information. The i

CWA BT150

Cobra Announces General Availability of Cobra AirWave

Las Vegas, NV — May 21st, 2013

Portable Bluetooth Music Bridge Wirelessly Streams Audio to Older Generation Home and Car Stereos
CTIA Innovation

Cobra Electronics Named as Finalist in 2013 CTIA E-Tech Awards

Chicago, IL — April 30th, 2013

Cobra recognized for innovation in Mobile Apps – Automotive, LBS, Navigation and Safe Driving
Sally Washlow

Cobra Electronics Promotes Sally Washlow to President

Chicago, IL — April 29th, 2013

Seasoned Company Veteran to Drive Sales, Marketing, Product Innovation and International Expansion Initiatives
SGL Sales and Marketing

Cobra Electronics Selects SGL Sales and Marketing as Marine Electronics Representative

Chicago, IL — April 29th, 2013

Partnership designed to strengthen and enhance Cobra’s OEM marketing efforts for an expanded customer base in the Marine and Boating Community
Nitto Tire

Cobra Electronics Announces Sponsorship with Nitto Tire U.S. Touring Car Championship

Chicago, IL — April 4th, 2013

Cobra’s product innovation and growth meets an expanded audience of automotive and racing industry enthusiasts via one of the largest and most celebrated road racing series
8000 PRO HD

Cobra Showcases Complete Line of Trucking Innovations at 2013 Mid-America Trucking Show

Louisville, KY — March 20th, 2013

Professional GPS Navigation Systems Featured at World’s Largest Trucking Event

Cobra to Display its Consumer Electronic Innovations to Technology Enthusiasts at the First Stop of the 2013 gdgt Live Tour in Austin

Chicago, IL — March 5th, 2013

Cobra Electronics Corporation (NASDAQ: COBR), a leading designer and marketer of award-winning mobile and consumer electronics, today announced its plans to exhibit at the gdgt Live Austin consumer electronics showcase, which takes place Saturday, March 9th from 7:00 p.m. – 10:00 p.m. The event is free of charge and open to the public.

Cobra Electronics to Reveal the Latest Line in Radar Detection at 2013 International CES

Chicago, IL — January 2nd, 2013

New SPX Radar Line Features Ultra-Compact Design, Double the Detection Range, Full Feature Sets and Highly Affordable Pricing

Cobra Electronics Unveils its New Family of Two-Way Radios at 2013 International CES

Chicago, IL — January 2nd, 2013

Cobra to Show CES Attendees What’s ‘In-store’ for 2013 with its new CX and CXT Radio Models

Cobra Unveils iRadar ATOM Ultra High-Performance Radar/ Laser/Camera Detection System Sporting the Industry’s Most Compact Footprint

Chicago, IL — January 2nd, 2013

Latest Addition to Award-Winning Cobra iRadar Family Joins the World’s Largest and Most Active Detection Community at 2013 International CES

Cobra Electronics Announces Update to Popular iRadar App at the 2013 International CES

Chicago, IL — January 2nd, 2013

Cobra Electronics Announces Update to Popular iRadar App at the 2013 International CES

Cobra Electronics Kicks Off another Year of Product Innovation at 2013 International CES

Chicago, IL — January 2nd, 2013

Cobra Electronics Corporation (NASDAQ: COBR), the leading designer and marketer of award-winning automotive, mobile and consumer electronics, today announced it will unveil its latest CE product innovations for 2013 at the upcoming International CES in Las Vegas, taking place January 8-11 at the Las Vegas Convention Center.

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Cobra Electronics Awarded U.S. Patent for Marine Communication Device with Wireless Cellular Telephone Connectivity

Chicago, IL — January 2nd, 2013

New Product to Leverage Patented Wireless Interoperability Between Marine Radios and Cell Phones Expected in January at 2013 International CES Show
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Cobra Sails into CES 2013 with New HH500 Floating VHF Marine Radio

Chicago, IL — January 2nd, 2013

Hand-Held Floating Marine VHF Radio Features Bluetooth® Technology for Initiating and Receiving Cell Phone Calls and Exclusive Rewind Button
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Cobra Electronics Previews Cobra AirWave at 2013 International CES

Chicago, IL — January 2nd, 2013

New Bluetooth-Based Bridge between Receiver and Media Player Lets Users Play Today’s Digital Music Wirelessly through Yesterday’s Home or Car Stereo Systems

Cobra Electronics Supports Truckers Against Trafficking

Chicago, IL — December 20th, 2012

Cobra Electronics Corporation (NASDAQ: COBR), the leading designer and marketer of Citizens Band (CB) radios, GPS navigation systems, and wireless hands-free driving solutions for professional drivers, today announced its support of Truckers Against Trafficking (TAT). TAT, a non-profit organization, is dedicated to informing and educating truckers and travelers about domestic sex trafficking and battling the issue within the trucking industry.

Canadian Office Products Association Honors Cobra Tag with Most Innovative Product Award of Excellence & People's Choice Award

Chicago, IL — December 17th, 2012

Cobra Electronics Corporation (NASDAQ: COBR), a leading designer and marketer of award-winning mobile and consumer electronics, today announced that Cobra Tag™, a personal loss prevention alarm for protecting valuables, has been recognized by the Canadian Office Products Association (COPA) with two outstanding awards — the Most Innovative Product Award of Exc

Cobra to Showcase Award-Winning Products for the Holidays to Technology Enthusiasts at gdgt Live San Francisco

Chicago, IL — December 5th, 2012

Cobra Electronics Corporation (NASDAQ: COBR), a leading designer and marketer of award-winning mobile and consumer electronics, today announced its sponsorship and plans for the gdgt Live San Francisco consumer electronics showcase, which takes place tomorrow, December 6th, at City View @ The Metreon located at 135 4th Street on the four

Cobra Electronics Shows Shoppers “What’s Inside” this Holiday Season at New York City WIRED Store

Chicago, IL — November 26th, 2012

Innovative Products for Gadget Enthusiasts Galore to be Displayed by Cobra Electronics throughout the 8th Annual WIRED Store

Cobra Announces the 5825 LX Bundle Pack Featuring Industry-Leading Navigation System and CB Radio for Professional Drivers

Chicago, IL — November 14th, 2012

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Cobra Electronics Corporation (NASDAQ: COBR), a leading designer and marketer of Citizen’s Band (CB) Radios and GPS navigation systems for professional drivers, today announced the availability of the 5825 LX Bundle Pack for professional drivers. 

Cobra Honored with CES Innovations 2013 Design and Engineering Award

Chicago, IL — November 12th, 2012

Cobra iRadar S-Series Under-the-Hood Radar Detectors Recognized for Design Excellence

Cobra to Demonstrate Complete Line Up of Automotive Innovations and Solutions at the 2012 SEMA Show

Las Vegas, NV — October 29th, 2012

Consumer favorites, Cobra iRadar and Vedetta Series Radar Detectors to highlight Automotive Press and Trade Event

Cobra Hits the Road to Showcase Award-Winning Gadgets for the Holidays at gdgt Live Boston

Chicago, IL — October 16th, 2012

Cobra Electronics Corporation (NASDAQ: COBR), a leading designer and marketer of award-winning mobile and consumer electronics, today announced its sponsorship and plans for the gdgt Live Boston consumer electronics showcase, which takes place tomorrow, October 17th, at the Bijou Nightclub, 51 Stuart Street, from 7:00 p.m.

Cobra Announces Partnership with Professional Race Truck Transporters Association for 2012 and 2013 NASCAR Camping World Truck Series® Seasons

Chicago, IL — October 2nd, 2012

Move Marks Yet another Milestone in the Company’s Long Legacy of Product Innovation and Support for Professional Drivers

Cobra to Showcase Latest Solutions for Professional Drivers at the 2012 Great American Trucking Show

Dallas, TX — August 22nd, 2012

Industry-Leading CB Radios, Professional GPS Navigation Systems and Hands-Free-Compliant Wireless Solutions Drive Safety, Efficiency and Productivity for Trucking Community

Cobra Introduces the New 5-Inch 6000 Pro HD GPS Navigation System for Truckers

Chicago, IL — August 22nd, 2012

High-Definition touch screen with comprehensive truck-specific features ensures efficiency, convenience and safety for professional drivers

Cobra Continues Driving Professional Driver Safety and Innovation with Wireless CB Microphone System with Bluetooth Headset for Hands-free CB and Cell Phone Operation

Dallas, TX — August 22nd, 2012

Wireless CB Communication, Wireless Phone Calling, and 4-Pin CB Radio Compatibility is the Hands-down Best Hands-free Driving Solution for Truckers

Cobra Showcases Latest Innovations on West Coast Stop at gdgt Live Seattle

Chicago, IL — August 15th, 2012

The new Cobra Vedetta SLR 650G and other popular Cobra gadgets to be previewed at Popular Consumer Party and Press Event

Cobra Introduces the New 8000 Pro HD GPS Navigation System for Professional Drivers

Chicago, IL — July 16th, 2012

Cobra Electronics Corporation (NASDAQ: COBR), the leading designer and marketer of Citizens Band (CB) radios and GPS navigation systems for professional drivers, today announced the general availability of Cobra 8000 Pro HD, a state-of-the-art GPS navigation system packed with powerful, productivity-enhancing features and certified highest in route quality an

Cobra Electronics to Celebrate Professional Drivers at the Iowa 80 Truckers Jamboree

Chicago, IL — July 9th, 2012

Cobra Plans Giveaways, Raffles and More to Express Appreciation to Professional Drivers at Festive Family Event

Cobra Shows Off Latest Consumer Gadgets for Safe and Entertaining Summer Travel at gdgt Live New York

New York, NY — June 25th, 2012

Personal Loss Prevention, Driving Safety and Convenience, and the new Cobra Vedetta SLR 650G Lead the Lineup at Festive Consumer and Press Event

Cobra Takes Radar/Laser/Camera Detection to a Whole New Level of Power, Performance and Ergonomic Convenience with Release of Cobra Vedetta SLR 650G

Chicago, IL — June 20th, 2012

Broad Array of Powerful New Features and Virtually Unlimited Mounting Options Ensures Driving Peace-of-Mind and the Ultimate Driving Experience

Cobra JoyRide Named Best Safety Product in Techlicious 2012 Best of CTIA Awards Program

Chicago, IL — May 15th, 2012

Intelligent Automotive Charging System Makes In-Car Smartphone Usage Safer and More Convenient by Simplifying Phone Interaction and Minimizing Distractions

Cobra Previews Cool Gadgets and Hot Gift Ideas for Moms, Dads and Grads at gdgt Live Chicago

Chicago, IL — May 11th, 2012

Home Town Venue is the Perfect Opportunity for Consumers to Take in the Hottest New Consumer Electronics Innovations

Cobra Electronics Announces 2012 Wireless Solutions Line

New Orleans, LA — May 8th, 2012

Innovative Lineup Includes Everything Consumers Need to Enjoy a Safe, Convenient and Entertaining Mobile Lifestyle—wherever they go

Cobra Announces Next-Generation Cobra iRadar

New Orleans, LA — May 8th, 2012

Evolution of Award-Winning Automotive Smart Detection System Delivers Stunning New Design, Enhanced Performance and Universal Compatibility with iOS and Android Smartphones

Cobra Electronics Announces Cobra Tag Universal, now with Support for iPhone® and iPad®

New Orleans, LA — May 8th, 2012

Advanced Yet Affordable Loss Prevention System for Protecting Personal Valuables Now Includes Universal Hardware Compatibility with iOS, Android and Blackberry Devices

Cobra Announces General Availability of Cobra JoyRide™

New Orleans, LA — May 8th, 2012

Automotive Smart Charging System Automatically Personalizes the In-Car Smartphone User Experience for the Ultimate in Safety and Convenience

Cobra Electronics Named Finalist in 2012 CTIA E-Tech Awards

Chicago, IL — April 25th, 2012

Cobra JoyRideTM Recognized for Innovation in Automotive & Safe Driving Mobile Apps

Cobra Gets Out There with Outdoor Enthusiasts and Key Outdoor Retailers as Sponsor of Backpacker Magazine’s 2012 ‘Get Out More’ Tour

Chicago, IL — April 12th, 2012

Cobra Electronics Corporation (NASDAQ: COBR), a leading designer and marketer of award-winning consumer electronics and outdoor products, today announced its sponsorship and participation inBackpacker magazine’s 12th annual Get Out More Tour, an interactive mobile media and education outreach program designed to inspire reader

Cobra to Highlight New Hands-Free-Compliant CB's for Professional Drivers at the Mid-America Trucking Show

Chicago, IL — March 20th, 2012

Cobra Electronics Corporation (NASDAQ: COBR), the number one choice of professional drivers and the leading designer and manufacturer of Citizens Band (CB) Radios, today announced it will showcase the latest additions to its family of innovative electronics for professional drivers in booth #17084 at the Mid-America Trucking Show (MATS

Cobra Debuts 29 LX BT and 25 LX Citizens Band Radios for Professional Drivers at the Mid-America Trucking Show

Chicago, IL — March 19th, 2012

New 29 LX BT Offers Bluetooth® Connectivity and an Array of Advanced Features for Legal and Safe Hands-Free Mobile Phone Use

Cobra Electronics Takes Center Stage at SXSW Festival with Cool Products for Music, Film and Gadget Enthusiasts

Chicago, IL — March 8th, 2012

WIRED/RVIP Lounge and gdgt Live Austin Sponsorships Provide Festive Venues for Highlighting Some of 2012’s Hottest New Consumer Technology Innovations

Cobra Electronics to Showcase Award-Winning Cobra JoyRide™ for Android at Mobile World Congress 2012

Chicago, IL — February 22nd, 2012

New Features Include Auto-Reply Texting, Quick-Dial and Quick Navigation

Cobra Electronics Awarded United States Patent for Citizens Band Radios Featuring Wireless Mobile Phone Connectivity

Chicago, IL — February 21st, 2012

Invention Marks another Milestone in Company’s Legacy of Innovation and Market Leadership in CB Radios and Other Communication Technologies

Cobra Electronics Unveils 2012 Two-Way Radio Lineup at International CES

Las Vegas, NV — January 9th, 2012

New Highly Affordable GMRS Radio Models Feature NOAA Weather Radio and Automatic Alert Capabilities

Cobra Sets a New Benchmark in Radar/Laser Detection with Unveiling of Cobra Vedetta™ Series at 2012 International CES

Las Vegas, NV — January 9th, 2012

New Breakthrough in Automotive Safety Sets New Standard in Ergonomics, Range, Advanced Features and Driving Peace-of-Mind

Cobra Electronics Unveils Cobra Tag™ G5 at 2012 International CES

Las Vegas, NV — January 9th, 2012

New Loss Prevention System for Personal Valuables Features Six Month Battery Life

Cobra Electronics Previews Award-Winning Cobra JoyRide™ for Android™ at 2012 International CES

Las Vegas, NV — January 9th, 2012

Automotive Smart Charging System Automatically Reconfigures and Personalizes Smartphones for Optimal Convenience, Safety and Efficiency When Entering and Exiting Your Vehicle

Cobra Electronics Previews Award-Winning Cobra JoyRide™ for Android™ at 2012 International CES

Las Vegas, NV — January 9th, 2012

Automotive Smart Charging System Automatically Reconfigures and Personalizes Smartphones for Optimal Convenience, Safety and Efficiency When Entering and Exiting Your Vehicle

Cobra Electronics Kicks off another Year of Excitement and Innovation in Automotive, Mobile and Consumer Electronics at 2012 International CES Show

Chicago, IL — January 6th, 2012

With Three 2012 CEA Design and Engineering Innovation Awards Already In-Hand, Cobra Dazzles CES Attendees with New Products and Aggressive Promotional Plans.

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