Cobra Gets Out There With Outdoor Enthusiasts and Key Outdoor Retailers as Sponsor of Backpacker Magazine's 2012 'Get Out More' Tour
CHICAGO, IL Apr 12, 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 in Backpacker magazine's 12th annual Get Out More Tour, an interactive mobile media and education outreach program designed to inspire readers and encourage participation in active outdoor pursuits. The Get Out More Tour makes stops at 64 locations including outdoor retailers and trail festivals across 36 states.
The Get Out More Tour collaborates with specialty outdoor retailers who share the same education and outreach ethic with their customers. At each retail stop, the tour team will conduct a 75-minute seminar/workshop on trip planning, choosing the right outdoor gear and apparel, safety in the outdoors and more. Throughout the course of the tour's 64 stops across North America, select Cobra Electronics products geared towards outdoor and automotive enthusiasts will be highlighted and demonstrated to an expected audience of up to 300 consumers per location. They include:
The powerful Cobra CXT225 is a full-featured GMRS two-way radio offering an extended range of up to 20 miles, plus the safety of NOAA All Hazards Alerts providing loud audible alerting in the event of a weather alert or other emergency.
The HH425 is a professional quality VHF radio and also the world's first combination VHF/GMRS radio, featuring Cobra's exclusive Rewind-Say-Again™ feature, GMRS Channel Dual-Band functionality, and S.A.M.E. Weather Alert Filtering.
The XRS 9970G provides total protection, detecting all 15 radar/laser bands, along with a GPS Locator and Lifetime updates to the AURA™ Database of verified Speed and Red Light Camera locations, dangerous intersections, and reported Speed Trap locations.