PowerBass Releases New Universal Hideaway Bluetooth Receiver

ONTARIO, CA (09.03.2020) – Adding your favorite MP3 player to your system couldn’t be easier with the XL-BTR1 Universal Hideaway Bluetooth Receiver.

Designed to tuck away behind a panel the XL-BTR1 is a direct connect device to our XL Series Amplifiers using the 3.5mm AUX OUTPUT that can plug directly into the amplifiers 3.5mm input.

The XL-BTR1 is easy to install and integrate to your amplified aftermarket sound system giving you a wireless source and the ability to control it without ever picking up your MP3 player for vehicle safety. They are also water resistant for use on motorcycles, boats or off-road vehicles without worry in extreme conditions.

Click here to visit the XL-BTR1 product page.

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PowerBass Releases New XL-BTRS Universal Bluetooth Rocker Switch

ONTARIO, CA (08.31.2020) – Adding your favorite MP3 player to your UTV couldn’t be easier with the XL-BTRS Universal Bluetooth Rocker Switch Controller . It features simple to 6 button design that will give you control over your Bluetooth device with volume, track and input control.

The XL-BTRS is easy to install and integrate to your amplified aftermarket sound system giving you a wireless source and the ability to control it without ever picking up your MP3 player for vehicle safety.

These are also water resistant and mount directly into any standard rocker switch opening.


  • 30′ Bluetooth Range
  • RCA Audio Output
  • AUX Input
  • 6 Button illuminated
  • Power, Track Up/Down & Volume Up/Down, AUX Buttons
  • 12V Remote Amplifier Turn On/Off Lead
  • Detente buttons for easy use with gloves
  • Water resistant cables and connectors
  • Flush Mount Rocker Switch Standard Size

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PowerBass Steps Up to Help 12V Retailers and Installers Make a Difference

ONTARIO, CA (04.29.2020) – PowerBass recently entered the safer at home order as put in place by the California State and local government in an effort to keep our employees safe during this trying time in our world. During this time we began reaching out to our customers and checking in on thing across the country and we began to see many retailers and installers banding together to make shields for the essential healthcare workers to protect themselves on the front line when dealing with sick patients and the general public. This great initiative was started from the lack of supplies seen by this great group of people and began with nothing but an idea, the money in their own pockets, and the strong desire to help our nation. 

PowerBass wanted to do its part to help these great men and women on their journey as we learned of their plans to ramp up to large scale production the need for more materials was very apparent so we decided as a company that is was our duty to in turn step up to help our friends and partners in business achieve their goals. Early on in the progress we reached out to our friend Gary Bell and offered our assistance by means of a donation to help him and others that have joined in the group for producing these much needed face shields, a bit of help to gather the needed materials for production.

Gary Bell of Define Concepts stated “Erik reached out to see how PowerBass could be most effective in helping the 12v community. The timing was perfect as we were sourcing more material to help shops across the country. Many were having trouble sourcing the PETG material need for the face shield lenses. PowerBass’s donation was able to provide the material for over 650 lenses. These lenses covered important front-line faces across the country.”

We are extremely proud of the efforts of all evolved in this valiant project to help those healthcare workers remain safe while protecting our families and friends across the country and we know they have made a positive impact on the world from their efforts. 

Erik Harbour of PowerBass stated “PowerBass wanted to show its support by helping this great group of not only 12V retailers and installers but also people we are happy to call friends. We feel this program is a great thing and has already helped so many medical and other professionals in need during this strange time in our world and we are looking forward to seeing how many more they can help along this journey. The efforts of these great men and women truly show how we can all come together to overcome obstacles that we are all facing together and by supporting and lifting each other up, this is how we as a nation will endure. We wish them and the world all the best and hope everyone around the globe remains safe and healthy during this tough time.”

For more information on how you or your company can contribute please contact Gary Bell at FreeFaceShieldsSoCal@gmail.com

PowerBass Releases New XL Series Subwoofers

ONTARIO, CA (04.08.2020) – PowerBass’ newly designed XL Series Subwoofers, feature the same great look and performance you are accustomed to but are now optimized for extended low frequency response giving you even more bottom end sound and increasing the overall sound quality aspect of your bass tones.

Boasting a custom turbine style frame constructed of polycarbonate/glass fiber, this unique basket supports dual stack magnets and a extended dome backplate.

PowerBass utilizes a combination of perimeter and pole venting to keep air circulating over the voice coil so everything stays cool.

Dual and Single 4Ω Voice Coils
XL-844/844D 200W RMS
XL-1044/1044D 350W RMS
XL-1244/1244D 400W RMS


  • NEW Large Roll Santoprene Surround
  • 8″, 10″, & 12″ Dual or Single 4-Ohm Subwoofer
  • Proprietary Non-pressed Paper DDC Coated Cone
  • 2.0″ Vented BASV Voice Coil Former
  • Perimeter Aero-Vent Voice Coil Cooling Vents
  • Proprietary Non Resonance Polycarbonate/Glass Fiber Basket
  • Chrome Push Terminals
  • Optimally Designed for Both Small Sealed or Ported Enclosures

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PowerBass Releases XL-4255MX IPX67 Amplifiers

ONTARIO, CA (04.06.2020) – The XL series was developed for the growing Power Sports market including UTV and Marine applications, where electronics must withstand harsh damp environments.

The circuit boards have been conformal coated with a layer of transparent material that protects the parts against moisture, dust and extreme temperatures.

While the harsh environments can leave electronics in situations that water and extreme dust is a factor, the new XL-MX series amplifiers have been designed to remain completely sealed with an IPX67 Water Resistance Rating ensuring your amplifier stays dry even when your ride leaves you all wet.

These ultra small weather resistant amplifiers are ideal for all types of outdoor audio applications such as motorcycles, golf carts and off road vehicles. But the small size also makes these amps a great choice anywhere space is a premium.

Click here to visit XL-4255MX product page.

Utilizing the latest Class D circuit design these amplifiers may be small on size but they are big on power and have a much lower current draw compared to other amplifiers with similar power output. The wrap around aluminum heatsink keeps everything running cool.

Extremely versatile, each model gives you’re a choice of low level RCA input or 3.5mm (1/8”) mini-pug Aux Input. The Aux Input allows for easy connection of portable devices such as an iPod, MP3 player or smartphone to become your source unit.

4 Channel IPX67 Rated Amplifier
125W RMS x 4 @ 4Ω
250W RMS x 4 @ 2Ω
500W RMS x 2 @ 4Ω

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Powerbass Shipping New XL-82SST and XL-62SST Shallow Mount RGB Co-Axials

ONTARIO, CA (04.02.2020) – What better way to enjoy your day being out on the trails in your UTV is listening to your favorite music while illuminating your boat with over 20 user selectable colors and over 19 different lighting effects to really set the mood.

We have engineered the best musical reproduction solution with our XL Powersports Marine Grade speakers. They feature UV inhibited Polyamide Baskets and Grills, Poly cone woofers & Mylar tweeters, all in a thin mount design that is perfect for roof mount applications or where mounting depth is an issue.

Link up to 12 speakers ( 6 pairs ) to a single RGB reciever and control them all from a single RGB Remote Control switching between colors and effects while keeping them all in sync with a push of a button.
Sit back and relax knowing that you have put your music in the engineering hands of PowerBass.


  • Powersports 8″ or 6.5″ Co-Axial Speakers
  • Thin Mount Design for Roof or Small Space Applications
  • Injection Molded UV-Treated Polypropylene Cones
  • TPO Thermoplastic Polyurethane Surround
  • UV-Resistant Hi-Impact Grills
  • Black Power Coated Steel Frame
  • UV-Resistant Grill Mounted Sealed Tweeters, MET (Marine Engineered Technology) Mylar Tweeters
  • 3-Ohm System Impedance
  • RGB illumination with Selectable Lighting Effects
  • RGB Remote Control Included
  • Link up to 12 speakers (6 pair) to one Remote Control

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PowerBass Appoints Erik Harbour to VP, Product Development & Global Marketing and Jeff Falk to National Sales Manager

ONTARIO, CA (12.23.2019) – PowerBass USA, Inc. has appointed Erik Harbour to the position of Vice President, Product Development & Global Marketing. In his 20 plus years in the industry Harbour has been involved in every aspect of the industry, from the car audio retail store owner and installer, to the marketing and product development of brands across the industry.

Harbour has been with PowerBass for 6 years taking on various roles within the company while also leading the path for the company’s marketing footprint as well as extensive help with product development. This new appointment comes as a natural fit and progression. All in the PowerBass organization look forward to the future of the brand’s Product Development and Global Marketing with Harbour at the wheel.

Erik Harbour (L) has been appointed Vice President-Product Development and Global Marketing. Jeff Falk has been promoted to National Sales Manager.

PowerBass has also promoted industry veteran, and 4-year PowerBass Eastern Regional Sales Manager, Jeff Falk to the position of National Sales Manager. Falk brings over 30 years of sales experience to the position and has been a major factor for sales growth in the Eastern Region during his time as sales director. Falk has a passion for the industry and takes a hands on approach to sales at the core, the dealer level, where he takes pride in ensuring that every dealer feels the partnership he brings to the table with PowerBass. The PowerBass organization is excited to see the positive changes coming to the distributor, dealer, and rep networks under Falk’s leadership.

Erik Harbour and Jeff Falk will head up PowerBass USA activities during CES 2020 at the Hard Rock Hotel. The new PowerBass lineup of Mobile, PowerSports and Marine products will be on display in the HRH Tower SPA Villa 10110 Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday…January 6th, 7th and 8th respectively with complimentary food, drink and a rockin’ good time.

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For more information on how you can become a PowerBass dealer email Jeff at j.falk@powerbassusa.com

For more product information, marketing requests, and international dealer inquires email Erik at e.harbour@powerbassusa.com

See PowerBass in the North Hall Booth 11971 at SEMA 2019

ONTARIO, CA (10.18.2019) – PowerBass XL-1250 the Evolution in SoundBar Technology

PowerBass will present their newest innovation with the new XL-1250 Soundbar at the 2019 SEMA Show. Through countless hours of in field research and testing, PowerBass has developed the XL-1250 with advanced tuning techniques ensuring the best sound possible in the world of PowerSports Soundbars packed into our unique 12 speaker 500W design complete with active subwoofers to provide extended low frequency response for a truly complete sound experience. Like all of the previous models, the XL-1250 is bluetooth ready and comes complete with 3.5mm aux input and a new 2 Volt Full Range 3.5mm aux output, perfect for feeding signal to multiple sound bars or additional amplifiers.

Be sure to stop by the booth and talk with on site staff about the new XL-1250 and the company’s entire line up Mobile, PowerSports, and Marine audio products.

*Note that the XL-1250 Sound bar will be on display only, PowerBass will begin its pre-order process JAN 2020 for Spring delivery.


Discover more at SEMA 2019 with a complete line tour of PowerBass’ award winning products. PowerBass will be expanding upon its success in powersports and will be unveiling some of the new items coming soon like their new Powersports and Marine Media Centers the MC100 and MC200, as well as the newest additions in 2019 the PS-200 motorcycle pod speakers and all of their products designed for the most extreme environments.

The PowerBass OE Series is expanding and the company will be showcasing some of the upcoming fitments such as GM, Nissan and Honda, as well as their ever growing 2Ω series of coaxials and components great for OE replacement.

Stop in and discover more with PowerBass at the 2019 SEMA Show.

PowerBass will be on display in the north hall booth# 11971 showcasing all of their award winning and industry leading PowerSports, Mobile and Marine audio.

Dealers and Distributors: If you have not set up an appointment with PowerBass, email your regional sales director to schedule a time to meet with their sales team: 

Erik Harbour  – VP of Product Development / Global Marketing

Jeff Falk – Eastern Regional Sales Director

Richard Prieto  – Western Regional Sales Director

Mario Bugarin  –  International Sales Director 

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