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MotoGP Racers Get G4 PowerSet Motorcycle Intercom Communication Systems

August 31, 2010


The racers competing at this past weekend's exciting MotoGP in Indianapolis received Cardo Systems’ (News - Alert) scala rider G4 PowerSet motorcycle intercom communication system.

Cardo Systems, Inc is the world's market leader in wireless Bluetooth communication systems for motorcycle helmets. full duplex wireless intercom communication up to ONE mile* among two bikers, three bikers or four-way communication among two bikers and two passengers on two bikes-an industry standard, is provided by Cardo Systems' scala rider G4 PowerSet.

For immediate motorcycle intercom use, the highly acclaimed communication system contains two factory paired scala rider G4 Bluetooth headsets.  In addition to intercom communication, each scala rider G4 can connect with virtually any portable Bluetooth device including mobile phones, MP3 players and compatible GPS units. 

Via its embedded jack, and the entire line of scala rider headsets, it can also connect with non-Bluetooth MP3 players and GPS units. Both can transmit STEREO music from any MP3 player with A2DP capability.

MotoGP, established in 1949 as a world championship by the Federation Internationale de Motocyclisme, is the premier motorcycle racing world championship, an 18-race series visiting 14 countries across four continents. Its participants represent the world's most-skilled racers.

Last weekend's Indianapolis leg of this prestigious global event showcased the natural synergy between FIM and Cardo Systems, both marquee names in the motorcycle industry. Cardo Systems also provided them with the industry's pre-eminent Bluetooth communication device in recognition of their world-class status in competing in last weekend's Indianapolis event.

The scala rider G4 PowerSet, being compatible with virtually all motorcycle helmets, is available with noise-canceling microphones for the highest communication quality. And it gives up to 10 hours of talk-time and 7-days standby time is allowed by the device's rechargeable li-polymer batteries.

Deepika Mala is a contributing editor for TMCnet. To read more of her articles, please visit her columnist page.

Edited by Erin Monda