Audi A8 Pipes Up, With Prima

Anthony Yeates was born and brought up in Portsmouth. Son of a Naval Officer, Anthony still enjoys a number of careers which have elevated him to a life of some comfort. A lifelong music lover, Anthony has now found an unexpected listening environment, his car! One of Anthony’s careers was as a tuner of pipe […]

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Prima Power

Prima With Extra Power

Audison Prima AP F8.9 bit Forza is every bit the performer of its original parent. However, Audison went to town in its development in order to satisfy a demand for more power. While they were at it, Audison also had a revisit of other aspects of the amplifier to see where else it could be […]

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Car Audio Upgrade Reviews

Going online and selecting products you have never heard of in search of great sound can be a little treacherous. We understand that there is a general suspicion of impartiality that can come with visiting your local installer. The answer may lie in third party reviews of car audio upgrades, accompanied by candied interview’s with […]

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Hertz Car Audio

The Hertz Audio Visual brand was launched in 1998 by Italian car audio guru’s Elettromedia. It was instigated to give voice to its sister brand, Audison. Audison began a world-beating journey in car amplifier development in 1979. Elettromedia felt a little disillusioned that Audison amplifier performance was occasionally being let down by competitor speaker brands […]

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Car Audio Legend

Car audio innovators Hertz, may well have jumped the gun by foisting legendary status on the Mille Legend range on launch day. At the time, we raised our eyebrows, even though we know not to underestimate the Italian stars of car audio. Our facial muscles relaxed somewhat as we explored the specifications and discovered the […]

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Bass Restoration

Reproducing bass frequencies in your car is not easy. This is especially true when car manufacturers introduce dynamic equalisation curves that actually suppress bass to preserve their cheap and nasty speakers. Over many years American audio innovator, AudioControl, has developed a technology that does a great job in restoring bass content and regenerating those frequencies […]

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Focussed Car Audio

Dispersion is everything in a car in order to achieve focussed car audio! Despite claiming to work with some very fancy home hi-fi brands, motor manufacturers still insist on fitting speakers in sonically compromising positions. The speakers in most cars tend to fire straight at a drivers knees. If you are lucky, you may find […]

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Diffusing Waves In Cars

Skinz Wave Diffuser is a fascinating product. Looking more like a sound absorber than a diffuser, in practice it performs both jobs to an extent. But how does it save us from poor sound? A speaker produces sound by moving air. A cone vibrates at various frequencies and throws air forward………and backwards. Herein lies the […]

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Music Streaming In A Car

Streaming music in a car is almost a necessity now as car manufacturers see the opportunity to further cut cost by deleting the CD mechanism. There are many competing services that use huge music libraries and technological integration with everything from Smart TV’s to Smart Speakers and mobile phones to grab new consumers. The most […]

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Matching Car Audio Equipment

There are many brands and ranges within brands in car audio. Car amplifiers and car speakers are specifically designed to work together. They may have been designed in conjunction with each other and electronically matched to squeeze the best performance from each other. The resultant sound however, is not necessarily going to suit everyone. Specific […]

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