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

Cobra Electronics Celebrates the Professional Driving Community at the Iowa 80 
Trucker's Jamboree 
Cobra Expresses Appreciation to Truckers at Annual Event With Product
Giveaways, Celebrity Appearances, and More 
CHICAGO, IL -- (Marketwired) -- 07/09/13 --  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 is again participating in the annual Iowa 80 Trucker's
Jamboree, an event celebrating 34 years of educating and entertaining
America's Truckers and the public with three days of entertainment,
live music, vendor exhibits and displays, celebrity appearances,
competitions, and much more. The Iowa 80 Trucker's Jamboree takes
place July 11-13 at the Iowa 80 Truck Stop, I-80 Exit 284, in
Walcott, Iowa. Throughout the Jamboree, Cobra Electronics will be
alongside special guest and host of American Trucker, Robb Mariani.  
"For more than 50 years, Cobra has been committed to collaborating
with the professional driving community with a deep focus on creating
high quality, reliable products that make life on the road safer,
easier and more enjoyable," said Sally Washlow, president of Cobra
Electronics. "Thanks to our loyal professional drivers and the
feedback they provide, they have been a critical part to our business
and growth in product innovation. We would like to extend our
appreciation to the professional driving community for their role in
helping Cobra become a leading provider of the most reliable CB
radios, GPS navigation and wireless driving devices for truckers on
the market." 
At the event, Cobra will host several product giveaways of the
following popular products for professional drivers: 
Cobra 8000 Pro HD Professional Navigation System
 The 8000 Pro HD
sports a thin, lightweight and bright high-definition touch screen
display, making it easier than ever for truckers to navigate the road
and access the unit's rich array of capabilities. Other key features
include truck-optimized route guidance, live and predictive traffic
congestion information, free lifetime map updates and lifetime access
to Cobra's AURA(R) national database of speed/red-light cameras,
dangerous intersections and known speed trap locations. The 8000 PRO
HD is the industry's most complete trucker-specific navigation
system, certified the highest in route quality and reliability.  
29 LX BT CB Radio
 The Cobra 29 LX BT is the industry's most advanced
CB Radio based on the patented, award-winning Cobra 29 LX model and
delivers a host of powerful safety features including 10 NOAA weather
channels, 24x7 Emergency Weather Alerts, a four-color selectable LCD
display, noise cancelling microphone, and more. 
The 29 LX BT leverages Bluetooth(R) technology, allowing truckers to
wirelessly connect their CB radio to their mobile phone, so there is
no need for truckers to touch their phone while driving. This
state-of-the-art CB also includes a series of exciting features to
improve the mobile calling experience including: one-touch Bluetooth
operation for easily initiating and terminating mobile calls with the
push of a button, Caller ID with Voice provides a voice announcement
of incoming callers along with Caller ID display on the 29 LX BT, and
text-to-speech conversion, which enables listening to incoming email
messages and responding to emails by simply talking. 
CA CBTH4 Bluetooth Headset 
The all-in-one wireless CB microphone and Bluetooth headset pairs
with a cell phone to allow professional drivers to safely conduct
conversations wirelessly. The system consists of a lightweight,
ergonomic headset with retractable cord, a state-of-the-art boom
microphone featuring noise canceling technology, and a heavy-duty
push-to-talk (PTT) button that allows professional drivers to safely
operate their CB radio without ever moving their hands or taking
their eyes off the road. 
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. 
Media Contacts:
Rebecca Kufrin 
Skyya Communications 
(952) 746-1309 
rebecca.kufrin@skyya.com 
http://skyya.com/  
Chris Kooistra
Cobra Electronics
(773) 972-0691
ckooistra@cobra.com
https://www.cobra.com/