Edmond, Okla. - Petra Industries, the distributor of CE and custom-installation products, mobile audio/video accessories and appliance connection supplies, held its 8th Annual Car Audio Expo on Sunday, May 2, here.
Attendees had the chance to meet face-to-face with vendor representatives from the 25 industry-leading manufacturers participating. These manufacturers gave hands-on demonstrations of their most innovative new products, including speakers, A/V receivers, DVD players, CD head units, navigation systems and accessories, subwoofers and more.
Following the success of last year's buying show, Petra once again gave attendees the chance to shop exclusive same-day show specials only available from the Expo floor. In addition, the Expo offered the chance to register for Petra's 25th Anniversary sweepstakes, which includes quarterly giveaways and a grand prize of $25,000 plus a trip to the 2011 International CES in Las Vegas. Manufacturers in attendance included Clarion, Pioneer, Sirius XM, Dual, Whistler, Garmin, Atrend, Power Acoustik, Planet Audio, Boss, Scosche, DB Drive, DB Link, Cobra, PAC, iSimple, Bazooka, Roadview, Wilson, Avital, XpressKit, Boyo, Astra, Galaxy, Rocky Mountain Radar, American Terminal, Sound Storm Laboratories, StreetGlow, Steelmate, Pyramid, Pyle, Stanley, Uplink, Jensen and Audiovox.
All Expo attendees were registered for a chance to win raffle prizes including a Viewsonic 85 Series 42-inch 1080p HDTV, a Garmin Nuvi 265T travel assistant, a JVC Blu-ray Disc player, an 8GB Apple iPod Touch, a Philips 9-inch portable widescreen LCD HDTV, and a Sony Xplod CD radio cassette recorder boombox.