Articles & Videos: Car Stereos

If you're a local radio fan, check out the Pioneer DEH-X5700HD CD receiver with its built-in HD Radio™ tuner. Stations that broadcast HD Radio programming offer the best sound you'll hear coming over the airwaves - FM that rivals CDs, and AM that's clear and static-free. Take a look at some of the other features of this car stereo in this demo video.

Bluetooth®, an HD Radio™ tuner, and a variable color display - Sony's MEX-N6000BH CD receiver has a lot to offer. And it pairs easily with many mobile devices thanks to NFC technology. Take a closer look in this demo video.

Pioneer's the first to bring CarPlay to aftermarket car stereos. CarPlay integrates your iPhone into the driving experience in a new, seamless interface, putting iPhone content at the driver's fingertips with minimal distraction. That means easy access to your music library, your phone, messages, navigation, plus other music and apps. Check out this overview video.

HD Radio reception, Bluetooth®, Pandora®, and iPhone® controls - there's a lot going on with Sony's MEX-GS810BH CD receiver. And Sony's AppRemote feature gives you some cool control options. Take a look in this demo video.

Sony's MEX-GS610BT CD receiver boasts AppRemote tech for ease of use, and comes equipped with Bluetooth, iPhone®, and Pandora® control, to name a few. Check out some of its moves in this demo video.

2007-2013 Suzuki SX4
by Jon Paulette

Suzuki doesn't sell cars here anymore, but their SX4 is still a very nifty car that's a lot of fun to drive. Replacing that tired old factory stereo system with a new receiver and speakers will make your Suzuki an even more enjoyable way to get around town.

2003-2011 Lincoln Town Car
by Jon Paulette

Quiet, comfortable, and unapologetically enormous, the Lincoln Town Car was the last of the old-school, full-size, rear-wheel drive American luxury cars. With plenty of space and yards of factory sound insulation, the Town Car can be a wonderful environment for a new car audio system.

The Kenwood Excelon KDC-X399 CD receiver merges cool multimedia features with built-in Bluetooth® for hands-free calling and wireless audio streaming, and gives you a front-panel USB port for connecting, controlling, and charging an iPhone or Android phone. Take a closer look in this demo video.

1987-1993 Ford Mustang
by Jon Paulette

The 1987-1993 Mustang was a hugely popular car when new and it's still a big part of the automotive world today. If you're looking for a stereo that you can hear over all the fun you're having, we've got everything you need to make your Mustang sound great.

Kenwood's KDC-BT562U CD receiver incorporates Bluetooth® so you can stream music from your smartphone and call hands-free. And the USB port can handle MP3, WMA, AAC, or WAV music files on a thumb drive, too. Take a look in this demo video.

NFC (Near Field Communication) offers an easier way to pair your Bluetooth smartphone with some newer car stereo receivers. See how it works in this short demo video.

With Kenwood's KDC-BT362U CD receiver, you can connect your iPhone® or Android™ and enjoy your phone's stored and app-driven music. Or you can ditch the USB cable by using the built-in Bluetooth®to wirelessly stream your tunes. Take a look in this demo video.

2008-2012 Buick Enclave
by Jon Paulette

From the taut, muscular exterior to the curvy, comfortable interior, the Enclave has everything you'd expect in a Buick, plus acres of space and surprisingly decent handling. And, thanks to luxury car levels of noise suppression, the Enclave's cabin is a great place for a new stereo.

Pioneer's DEH-X8700BH CD receiver lets you tune into HD Radio stations that offer the best sound you'll hear coming over the airwaves. Add in Bluetooth and a variable color display and you've got quite a combination. See it in this demo video.

]Clarion's CZ205 CD receiver saves you some money without imposing limits on how you enjoy your music. A front-panel USB port and aux input let you hook up almost any portable music player, while the receiver's user-friendly controls give you quick access over your music files, CDs, or favorite radio stations. Check it out in this demo video.

Kenwood's DPX301U receiver gives you lots of ways to listen to your music, while big, user-friendly controls make it easy to run the show. It offers wired connectivity for your iPhone or Android, as well as ways to get your favorite digital, over-the-air, and satellite radio music while you cruise. See it in this demo video.

Kenwood designed the DPX501BT CD receiver with big buttons and an oversized knob to give you easy access to built-in Bluetooth for hands-free calling and music streaming, as well as all receiver functions. Take a look in this demo video.

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