STAMFORD, CT -- HARMAN, the premium global audio and infotainment group (NYSE:HAR), said today that it will unveil a scalable, trend-setting automotive multimedia system in cooperation with leading automaker Toyota. The Toyota Entune™ multimedia system will be previewed at the upcoming Consumer Electronics Show (CES) in Las Vegas, and will be first offered on select Toyota vehicles beginning later this year. The new system complements HARMAN’s long-standing relationship in providing premium audio systems from its JBL brand to Toyota.
HARMAN (www.harman.com) designs, manufactures and markets a wide range of audio and infotainment solutions for the automotive, consumer and professional markets – supported by 15 leading brands including AKG®, Harman Kardon®, Infinity®, JBL®, Lexicon® and Mark Levinson®. The Company is admired by audiophiles across multiple generations and supports leading professional entertainers and the venues where they perform. More than 20 million automobiles on the road today are equipped with HARMAN audio and infotainment systems. HARMAN has a workforce of about 11,000 people across Americas, Europe and Asia, and reported sales of $3.5 billion for the twelve months ending September 30, 2010. The Company’s shares are traded on the New York Stock Exchange under the symbol NYSE: HAR.