04 February 2018 CRUX Commercial Grade has recently been ranked at #7 in the 2018 Wiki of the best wireless backup cameras
22 December 2016 CRUX releases new Mercedes-Benz interface at CES 2017.
14 December 2016 CRUX releases another OBD programming backup camera interface for select Mercedes-Benz vehicles.
5 December 2016 CRUX releases industry-first video motion.
30 November 2016 CRUX releases new GM OBD backup camera interface.
22 November 2016 CRUX releases new Audi/VW OBD Rear-view Camera Interface.
31 October 2016 CRUX announces 360-degree camera system.
30 June 2015 “The CRUX Express V2 – A Larger Footprint at Events” … Soon there will be a new CRUX Express traveling the U.S. highways to attend national trade and distributor shows..”
18 June 2015 “CRUX Releases v.Logic Line of Interfaces” … include inputs for adding aftermarket Rear-view and Frontal-view cameras to factory installed systems, with provision to alternate the front-view input as an Auxiliary video input option. The initial product is the VRFMB-78A for Mercedes Benz vehicles with NTG4.5 Systems.”
24 November 2014 “CRUX Ships New Rear-View Integration Interface for Jeep Cherokee 2014-Up” … the RVCCH-75K Interface for Rear-view integration in Jeep Cherokee & Chrysler 200 vehicles with 8.4″ Uconnect Radios… is a “Plug & Play” solution with compatibility for Cherokee models for years 2014-2015 and the 2015 Chrysler 200.
29 July 2014 “CRUX Intros 2 New Wireless Audio / Video Integration Kits for Ford and GM” CRUX Interfacing Solutions has released two new wireless Audio / Video Integration kits for Factory-installed radios in Ford / Lincoln vehicles with MyFord Touch Radios, and for General Motors LAN 29-Bit vehicles… enable Smartphone mirroring via a CRUX Wi-Fi connection to the OEM Screen for achieving a completely wireless visual experience… built-in VIM capability for adding onscreen navigation from Smartphones and is compatible with both Apple iOS and Android… This new solution also eliminates the need for a consumer to purchase additional wired A/V adapters.
27 May 2014 “CRUX Launches Wireless AV Integration Kit for Toyota” The WVITY-01 enables Smartphone mirroring via a CRUX Wi-Fi connection to the OEM Screen for achieving a completely wireless visual experience… The Interface includes built-in VIM capability for adding onscreen navigation from Smartphones and is compatible with both systems [iOS and Android].
22 April 2014 “CRUX Shipping Video Interface for Dodge Durango 2014-15” Crux Interfacing Solutions has recently enhanced it’s compatibility with late model Dodge Durango vehicles 2014-Up within it’s latest line of Video Integration Interfaces. The CRUX RVCCH-75C is now functional with the new Durango in the same “plug & play” style that is usually espoused by the CRUX brand.
10 April 2014</span “CRUX Intros Solution for Activation of OEM Anti-Theft System in Volkswagen” …a new kit that activates the Factory-installed Anti-theft alarm system in Volkswagen vehicles 2012-Up. The ALSVW-01A is the first edition being rolled out in this newly added category. The unit features a swift and clean procedure that enables an otherwise dormant attribute within most late model Volkswagen Vehicles.
18 March 2014 “CRUX Releases Video Integration for Chevy Sonic & Spark” …the interface adds an advantageous capability of “visual mirroring” of images from the connected gadgets to the factory radio display screen. The option also makes it possible for a user to add an economical version of GPS / Navigation via Smartphone mirroring
7 January 2014 “CRUX to Unveil New Video Integration Line at CES: The AVI Series is being initiated for select late model Toyota vehicles 2012 upwards and is soon to be followed by similar Interfaces for Chrysler, Ford, GM, Mercedes and BMW.”
16 December 2013 “CRUX to Super-Size Presence at CES 2014” We will show over 30 new OE solutions… that address Bluetooth connectivity, aftermarket radio, backup camera and in-motion video unlock solutions.
9 September 2013 “CRUX Adds Chrysler Solution” … with the release of two new solutions for Rear-view integration in vehicles equipped with Uconnect Radios.
12 August 2013 “CRUX Releases World’s First Bluetooth Interface for Chrysler, Dodge and Jeep: Crux’s BEECR-35 offers an unmatched sound quality that seamlessly integrates with factory-installed radios in select models 2004-2013 for a truly hands-free driving experience. It is compatible with a broad span of models and covers years ranging from 2004 till 2013.”
11 August 2013 “CRUX Releases New Bluetooth Interface for Mercedes Benz: CRUX’s BEEMB-44 integrates with OEM radios in select models 1999-upwards for a seamless hands-free experience. It is compatible with an assortment of models for years ranging from 1999 til 2010 that are without fiber-optic systems (Non-MOST vehicles).”
23 June 2013 “The CRUX SWRBM-57 retains integral factory features that are needed for functioning with an aftermarket replacement radio. Smart brand vehicles have been around in the U.S. market since 2008 with the initial introduction of the Fortwo model.”
11 April 2013 Cruisin’ with CRUX Tour 2013: “12volt retailers really like the fact that our solutions are complete – nothing extra to buy. The expediters like the ease of installation plus the OEM look and functionality of CRUX products.”
26 February 2013 “Each kit comes in a complete pack that includes the interface and a model-specific camera which simplifies the installer’s task by not having to order any parts separately for a particular vehicle that is without such a factory-installed feature. … At CRUX it’s done right and everything is in the box.”
24 January 2013 “Crux Interfacing Solutions has recently launched the STPWR-01 module that specifically tackles the performance issues that result in unwanted fluctuations and disturbance waves during the engine stop and restart processes. A microprocessor digitally monitors power consistency to retrofitted units including aftermarket head units, regardless of periodic engine inactivity as the fuel saving feature plays out. The STPWR-01 has a 4 Amp capacity with universal applications and it garnered much acclaim during it’s initial introduction at the recent CES.”
18 November 2012 “BEPRS-43, a bluetooth enhancement solution for Porsche vehicles with PCM 2.1 Navigation systems. Models that are compatible include 2005-up Porsche 911, Boxster and Cayenne… The unit focuses it’s applications on the niche (2005-08) years that lack in factory equipped bluetooth capability. It starts shipping November 19.”
18 June 2012 ” A Bluetooth connectivity solution for Nissan vehicles is the latest addition to the CRUX Interfacing Solutions lineup… CRUX products are feature-packed and are priced aggressively compared to the competition in the market. Industry-leading ease of phone-pairing adds to the CRUX solution. The 3-year warranty for expeditors working with new car dealerships sets the bar.”
10 June 2012 Video: Interview with Mike Beyersdorfer from the DAS Show in Lancaster, PA.
23 May 2012 “Identified as an interface for ‘Ford CAN bus II’ radios by our engineers, the BEEBF-32 is already getting noticed by new car dealer expeditors as well as used car lots”
12-Volt News / 30 April 2012 “We have samples in the field and CRUX products are truly ‘plug & play’ with no extra harnesses and accessories to purchase – it’s in the box.”
12 Volt News / 20 March 2012 “Every distributor I met with jumped on board. They recognized our product, right out of the box, covered so many installation applications with no additional harnesses, modules or antenna adaptors to purchase – and steering wheel controls work too. Every CRUX interface solution is field tested with each specific vehicle model to verify performance.”
12 Volt News / 5 December 2011 “Our dealers have needed a product that offers so many vehicle specific, plug and play handsfree solutions. Crux is now on our line card and samples are on the way – we can’t wait to show dealers in our territory the possibility that Crux handsfree kits present.”