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Cobra Electronics

March 03, 2014 07:00 ET

Cobra Extends Partnership With Professional Race Truck Transporters Association for 2014

Continued Partnership Adds to the Company's Heritage of Support and Product Advancement for Professional Drivers

CHICAGO, IL--(Marketwired - Mar 3, 2014) - 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 it is extending its partnership with the Professional Race Truck Transporters Association (PRTTA) throughout the 2014 NASCAR Camping World Truck Series® season. To celebrate this extended partnership, Cobra has provided members of the PRTTA with a variety of its innovative automotive electronic products, including the advanced Cobra 8500 PRO HD GPS Navigation System, ensuring its drivers can fulfill deliveries across the US while remaining safe, aware and informed behind the wheel. For more than 50 years, Cobra has been leading the professional driving community with technological innovations with its CB radios, in-cab communications and navigation products for professional drivers.

"We are pleased to announce that the Professional Race Truck Transporters Association and industry leader Cobra Electronics has extended its partnership for 2014," said Terry Lynch, president of PRTTA. "Cobra creates some of the most compliant and technologically advanced communication and hands-free Bluetooth®-enabled driving products including their renowned CB radios, which allow our drivers to easily and safely stay in communication with colleagues and family while traveling all across the country."

The PRTTA is a trade association of professional drivers who handle the transportation of NASCAR trucks to multiple venues across the nation. PRTTA drivers are among the most skilled drivers in the industry, allocated to haul some of the nation's most advanced and powerful trucks in state-of-the-art trailers.

"The Cobra team looks forward to another year of partnership with PRTTA and is honored to continue this extension by providing our technologies and capabilities through new product offerings," said Sally Washlow, president of Cobra Electronics. "All of us at Cobra look forward to continuing our relationship with the professional driving community through the PRTTA and would like to thank its members for their loyalty to the Cobra brand as they have been a driving force in our company's growth and continued product innovation."

About Cobra Electronics:
Cobra Electronics is a leading global designer and marketer of communication and navigation products, with a track record of delivering innovative and award-winning products. Building upon its leadership position in the GMRS/FRS two-way radio, radar detector and Citizens Band radio industries, Cobra identified new growth opportunities and has aggressively expanded into the marine market and has expanded its European operations. The Consumer Electronics Association, Forbes and Deloitte & Touche have all recognized Cobra for the company's innovation and industry leadership. To learn more about Cobra Electronics, please visit the Cobra site at www.cobra.com. Follow Cobra on Twitter at www.twitter.com/CobraElectronic and Like Us at www.facebook.com/CobraElectronics.

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