Rockford Fosgate Introduces All-In-One Audio Solution for Select Polaris Ranger 2018 – 2022 Vehicles

TEMPE, AZ (09.21.2021) – Rockford Fosgate has announced the RNGR18-STG1 audio system, their latest audio innovation for Polaris Ranger vehicles is available soon at a MSRP of $619.99.

This new all-in-one audio solution is purpose built for the off-road environment featuring a single enclosure that houses a pair of 5.25-inch speakers and a Bluetooth ready source unit. The audio components are pre-installed so that this kit can be quickly installed in place of the factory center cup holder and connected using the included plug-and-play harness.

Jake Braaten, VP of Business and Product Development at Rockford stated, “Ranger owners will love that this kit delivers the Rockford Fosgate sound they expect, with easy installation, quick Bluetooth pairing, and right out of the box performance, so everything just works.”

The 5.25-inch speakers are rated to handle 50 watts of power and feature a full-range coaxial design, for solid mid bass response and crisp high-end output. The PMX-1 source unit includes a 2.3-inch wet bonded dot matrix display, so it’s built rugged and it’s also easy to read in any light, day, or night. With Bluetooth connectivity, to quickly get your playlist loaded as well as an AM/FM/WB tuner you have all the music and information at your fingertips. Plus, all components of the system are Element Ready so that they perform regardless of water, dirt, mud, or UV rays.

Those who want to experience the new Stage 1 system should visit the Sand Sport Super Show being held this weekend in Costa Mesa, California where Rockford will debut this new all-in-one audio solution.

For more information on Sand Sport Super Show visit their event site.
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Brett Phelps Is a Rep on the Road in the Mink States

ST. LOUIS, MO (05.26.2021) – Brett Phelps covers the MINK States for East Progressive Sales and Marketing/R&D Distributing. On a recent swing through the territory he was accompanied by Rockford Fosgate’s Mark “Sarge” Schliepfer.

Mark ‘Sarge’ Schleipfer, Rockford Fosgate Regional Sales Manager/UTV PowerSports pictured with Ron Rhodes seated behind the counter.
Brett Phelps in the showroom with Rockford Fosgate products displayed on the wall.

The stop the duo made at Rhodes Off-Road in Farmington, MO was particularly impressive. Rhodes Off-Road held the Grand Opening of their new location on April 24th of this year. The company offers name brand, top quality aftermarket parts, audio and accessories for UTV’s plus installation backed by top notch customer service. Located over 70 miles south of St Louis Farmington is a rural community with lots of space for UTV and off road enthusiasts.

A wide selection of Rockford Fosgate PowerSports products merchandised on the showroom wall.
Reflections of Brett and Sarge in the Rhodes Off-Road window as they enter the store.

“This was the first time I had been in the new store. Sarge and I were very impressed. Ron Rhodes is a very successful Rockford Fosgate Powersports dealer. One reason is definitely how well the showroom is merchandised and the welcome feeling customers get when they enter the store. With a demo vehicle on the floor he can show customers exactly what they are going to get and expect,” Phelps related.

From floor to ceiling boxed product it displayed on the walls that definitely lets the customer know that Rhodes Off-Road has what they need for their ride.

Phelps concluded, “Ron’s knowledge of not just the audio systems, but the machines he and staff work on, are second to none in this part of the world for Powersports.”

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Rockford Fosgate Releases New Prime R2 Loaded Enclosures

TEMPE, AZ (03.17.2021) – Rockford Fosgate the industry leader in high-performance audio systems, is proud to announce the new Prime R2 Loaded Enclosures are now shipping. Offered in two models, customers can choose either a double 12-inch or double 10-inch version.

Both models are pre-built and pre-wired for easy drop in installation; simply add an amplifier and enjoy epic bass performance. Loaded with dual voice coil subwoofers, both the 10-inch and 12-inch models are rated at 500 watts RMS, 1000 watts peak. They are housed in enclosures constructed of high quality materials including 5/8 inch MDF, OEM grade carpet, and feature high-current binding posts to ensure a secure connection.

The Prime Dual R2 Loaded Enclosures are expected at authorized Rockford Fosgate retail locations in late March at an MSRP of $219.99 on the R2-2X10 to $249.99 on the R2-2X12.

For more information and complete specifications please use the links below.

R2 Models include:

  • R2-2X10   | Dual 10 inch 500 watt loaded enclosure
  • R2-2X12   | Dual 12 inch 500 watt loaded enclosure
  • 1 Year Warranty

To find an authorized retail location near you, visit rockfordfosgate.com.

Rockford Fosgate Begins Shipping New M5 Amplifiers

TEMPE, AZ (02.24.2021) – Rockford Fosgate the industry leader in high-performance audio systems, is now shipping the 5-channel and mono-block model of the new M5 amplifier line. The 800-watt 4-channel is expected to begin shipping in March. 

IPX6 rated, the M5 amplifiers are purpose-built to stand up to the outdoor environment, including water, dust, mud, and UV rays so that they perform in all marine, motorcycle, and motorsports installations. All are equipped with a full complement of smart features like C.L.E.A.N. technology for fast and accurate setup, “auto-sense” turn-on for use with high level inputs, and a top mounted control panel sealed by a smoked plexiglass cover completing the amps sleek industrial look.

If the amplifier is being installed into one of Rockford’s new Polaris RZR or Can-am Maverick X3 stage kits set-up is incredibly simple out of the box with the preset switch in the on position no settings or adjustments are needed. Simply flip the switch to the off position to customize set-up for all other applications.

The new M5 series amplifiers are the first in Rockford’s portfolio to carry a dynamic output power rating in line with the updated CTA-2006 standard measured to simulate real world music applications.

M5 Models include:

  • 2 Year Warranty

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Rockford Fosgate Color Optix 12-inch Subwoofers Available Now

TEMPE, AZ (09.04.2020) – Rockford Fosgate the industry leader in high-performance audio systems, is happy to announce that they are now shipping the new 12-inch M2 Color Optix subwoofers. They are available in infinite baffle or small sealed options and provide outstanding output no matter the space. With class-leading output, total lighting control and grille customization, these subs ensure an on-water experience second to none.

Customers may choose variety of cosmetic configurations including black, white, black with stainless insert, or white with stainless insert then customize them by connecting an optional Color Optix Controller and RF Connect App that adds the ability to select their own light color and patterns.

These subwoofers are part of the Element Ready line-up that Rockford Fosgate introduced last November. They feature the IP67 certified rating as well as Deutsch and Amphenol connectors for true plug and play integration and Rockford’s VERSA switch for series or parallel wiring at the flip of switch.

New M2 Series Subwoofers:

  • M2D2-12S/ M2D2-12SB  10″ DVC 2Ω Color Optix Sealed Enclosure Marine Subwoofer 
  • M2D4-12S / M2D4-12SB 10″ DVC 4Ω Color Optix Sealed Enclosure Marine Subwoofer 
  • M2D2-12I / M2D2-12IB   10″ DVC 2Ω Color Optix Infinite Baffle Marine Subwoofer 
  • M2D4-12I / M2D4-12IB   10″ DVC 4Ω Color Optix Infinite Baffle Marine Subwoofer 

For more information on the complete line of Color Optix products, visit RockfordFosgate.com.

Rockford Fosgate New PRIME R2 Amplifiers Now Available

TEMPE, AZ (02.03.2020) – Rockford Fosgate has announced the new PRIME R2 amplifiers are now available. Amplifiers began shipping to Rockford authorized retail stores in late December and are now available for purchase.

The R2 amplifiers are all extremely efficient because of their class D technology which reduces demand on the vehicles electrical system. They also incorporate the unique P.O.W.E.R supply which continues to generate more than rated power as the voltage increases and are equipped with auto-sense turn on for more installation options. The mono amps and 5-channel model include a variable infrasonic filter as well as a remote level control that allows for fine tuning the bass and adjustment to the desired music level.

All the Prime R2 amplifiers ship with a one-year manufactures warranty that can be increased to three years with the purchase of the corresponding Rockford Fosgate amplifier installation kit.

For more information and complete specifications please use the links below.

PRIME R2 Models include:

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Rockford Fosgate Introduces New PRIME R2 Amplifiers

TEMPE, AZ (11.18.2019) – Rockford Fosgate has announced the new PRIME R2 line of amplifiers that includes multiple models for system design flexibility. With MSRP ranging from $169.99 to $379.99, the R2 amplifiers will begin shipping in December 2019.

“Many of the design innovations that we’ve developed over the years, from how to deal with heat to maximizing the efficiency of the power supply, have made their way into these new R2 amplifiers,” explained Jake Braaten, Rockford Vice President of New Product Development and Engineering.

“We also included smart features like our C.L.E.A.N. technology for fast and accurate setup. Overall it’s a line that is high quality and affordable.”

The new Prime Amplifier display in the Rockford Fosgate North Hall Booth at SEMA 2019. Image from Concept470. Instagram @concept470

The R2 amplifiers are all extremely efficient because of their class D technology which reduces demand on the vehicles electrical system. They also incorporate the unique P.O.W.E.R supply which continues to generate more than rated power as the voltage increases and are equipped with auto-sense turn on for more installation options. The mono amps and 5-channel model include a variable infrasonic filter as well as a remote level control that allows for fine tuning the bass and adjustment to the desired music level.

For more information and complete specifications please use the links below.

PRIME R2 Models include:

  • R2-200X2 | 200 Watt 2-Channel Amplifier 
  • R2-300X4 | 300 Watt 4-Channel Amplifier 
  • R2-500X4 | 500 Watt 4-Channel Amplifier 
  • R2-750X5 | 750 Watt 5-Channel Amplifier 
  • R2-250X1 | 250-Watt Mono Amplifier 
  • R2-500X1 | 500-Watt Mono Amplifier 
  • R2-750X1 | 750-Watt Mono Amplifier 
  • R2-1200X1 | 1200-Watt Mono Amplifier 
  • 1 Year Warranty

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Rockford Fosgate Introduces New Audio Kits For Harley-Davidson Road King Motorcycles

TEMPE, AZ (11.13.2019) – Road King riders can now experience great Rockford Fosgate audio out on the open road.

Rockford Fosgate the industry leader in high-performance audio systems, is proud to announce its new line of audio kits purpose built for Harley-Davidson Road King motorcycles. With an MSRP of $1199.99, the Road King kits are expected to begin shipping by year end.

“Both the 2014+ and 1998 – 2013 kits are designed to deliver an exceptional sound experience while retaining as much interior bag space as possible,” explained Greg Cobbs, Rockford Motorcycle Sales Manager. “The amplifier mounts to a custom plate inside the rear of the bag and powers 6 by 9 speakers installed into the top of the bag lids. Then the rider simply connects their smartphone via the included Bluetooth module and they’re ready to ride.”

The 6×9 inch bag lid speakers install seamlessly into the top of the factory bag lids using the included cutting template, waterproof bag lid mounts, and speaker grilles. They are then connected to the 400-watt amplifier and Bluetooth receiver via a plug and play wiring harness.

The entire system is Element Ready to withstand rain, dirt, and dust in the riding environment. The speakers are also highly efficient and tuned to overcome wind, exhaust and road noise.

Additional features and specifications for the HD14RK-Stage2 and HD9813RK-Stage2 include:

  • Element Ready Power Series 400-watt 4 channel amplifier
  • Element Ready Motorcycle Specific Power Series 6×9 inch Speaker (pair)
  • Amplifier installation kit with mounting brackets, speaker grilles, and wiring harness with Bluetooth receiver
  • Easy One Button Pairing
  • Compatible with Android 5.0 and Above, iOS 8.0 and Above
  • FCC, IC, RCM, CE Certified
  • 2 Year Warranty

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Rockford Fosgate Announces New M0 Line of Marine Speakers

TEMPE, AZ (10.07.2019) – Rockford Fosgate has announced the debut of the M0 Element Ready full range 6.5-inch speakers built to withstand water, salt, dust, and UV. The M0-65 (white) and M0-65B (black) speakers will begin shipping later this year at an MSRP of $119.99. Click to view marine speakers.

The newly designed M0 speakers feature weatherproofing technology specific for use in marine watercraft and off-road vehicle audio systems. The 100% UV stable frame combined with an encapsulated motor assembly, and marine grade connectors yield a driver that will not discolor or corrode in the harsh marine environment.

Purpose built to play high quality sound in the outdoors, the M0 speakers deliver superb low end and mid-range frequency reproduction via an injection molded mineral filled polypropylene cone body, santoprene surround, and Rockford’s patented VAST (vertical attach surround technique) Technology to increase the effective radiating cone area. By pairing this with an efficient, grill integrated, tweeter the speakers’ sonic signature is rounded out by smooth crystal-clear high frequencies.

Additional specifications include:

  • 50W RMS
  • 4-ohm Voice coil
  • 0.5inch (13mm) LCP Balanced Dome Tweeter
  • Frequency Response 53Hz – 20KHz
  • Klippel Verified, ASTM B117, ASTM G154, IPX6, ISO60068-2-64, and CE Certified
  • 2 Year Warranty

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Rockford Fosgate Expands Line of Digital Media Receivers

TEMPE, AZ (10.02.2019) – The new PMX-1 Digital Media Receiver is fully equipped for easy Bluetooth streaming from Android or Apple Mobile Devices and add-on control either via Rockford’s steering wheel control (PMX-BTUR) or through the RF Connect mobile App coming soon to Apple and Android App stores. 

PMX-BTUR

Rockford Fosgate has announced the addition of the PMX-1 digital media receiver to their highly successful line of Element Ready source units. The PMX-1 is now available to ship at an MSRP of only $219.99.

Whether you want to stream from you smartphone, plug in an AUX or USB device, listen to AM/FM radio, or check the weather, the PMX-1 gives you complete access to various audio playback formats and charges your mobile devices when using the USB input option. Use the built-in 2-ohm stable amplifier to power up to eight 4-ohm speakers or add external amplifiers using the 4 channel pre-amp outputs. Then tune the system by adjusting the selectable crossovers and 7-band graphic equalizer on the PMX-1. You can even fine tune the level for each source input using the variable source gain adjustment feature.

PMX-1

Rockford built the PMX-1 display to be both scratch resistant and optimized for viewing under all lighting conditions. By optically bonding the 9H tempered glass screen to the display and giving the ability to adjust the display brightness and contrast, Rockford ensured that the 2.3-inch Full Dot Matrix LCD display would be highly durable and easy to read even in harsh sunlight.

Additional specifications include:

  • Global AM/FM/WB Tuner
  • HP/LP/AP Crossovers 12/24 dB/Oct slope
  • Rotary Volume and Sub Level Control Buttons
  • 2V 4-channel Pre-amp Outputs
  • 25W x 4 (4 ohms), 50W x 4 (2 ohms)
  • Voltage gauge with Low Voltage Indicator
  • FCC, CE, IPX6, ASTM D4329, ASTM B117, and EN60945 Certified
  • 2-Year Warranty

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