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The Evolution of Radar Detectors

K40 Authorized Dealer (and Diamond award winner two straight years) Extreme MotorSports (aka E.M.S.) explains how radar detector technology has evolved  and in what types of vehicles E.M.S. custom-installs K40 radar/laser systems to  INDUSTRY Magazine.

A ‘Time Capsule’ Testament to Quality 

Any automotive enthusiast worth their skinned knuckles from turning wrenches on their prized ride enjoys reading a good vehicle history story and how the vehicle made its way into the present owner’s life. Tales of “barn finds”, being reunited with that first car, and other car journey themes bonds us as a community. So, when…Read more

Excellence RL360i K40 Radar Detector Review

What does a new owner of a pre-owned classic Porsche do when the vehicle comes with a functional, but older technology K40 radar detector? They upgrade to the latest custom installed system! Read the  Excellence The Magazine About Porsche  review and learn how a “complex” installation is professionally handled and how the system saves the owner from a ticket on the very first…Read more

The Radar Detector for Porsche Loving Dads or Grads

“So far, this detector has saved us from two different tickets which means its paid for itself and then some.” Read more

Cheap Shots: Speeding Statistics Found To Be Misleading

U.S. Department of Transportation figures are not always what they seem…

Although data from a 2015 traffic study clocks in speeding related fatalities at 27 percent, the numbers read differently as the department uses a very broad and unfair definition of speeding. According to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA), “ if any driver…Read more

Breaking the Bank: Impending Auto Loan Crisis Not Good for Drivers

Dark clouds are building on the horizon for the automotive industry as it faces a loan crisis similar to the 2008 home mortgage collapse. According to data from Fitch Ratings, auto loan securitizations from 2015 were at an all time low with net losses clocking in at around 15 percent. Additionally, negative equity is at an all time…Read more

Is Your City Next? Chicago Area Red Light Cameras Rake In Revenue

In an eye-opening investigation by the Chicago Sun-Times and ABC-7 Chicago, the news organizations discovered that in 2016 alone, red light cameras generated around $67 million in revenue among various Chicago suburbs. This figure is up nearly 50 percent since 2014 – a staggering number partially thanks to SafeSpeed LLC, a Chicago-based company who maintains contracts…Read more

Rachel Clark Promoted to VP of Sales & Marketing

ELGIN, IL, May 16, 2017 – K40 Electronics, the premier manufacturer of custom-installed vehicle radar and laser detection systems for “fast-lane” drivers, is pleased to announce the promotion of Rachel Clark to Vice President of Sales and Marketing. Clark previously had been National Sales Manager.

“Rachel has, literally, risen through the K40 ranks,” said Peggy…Read more

Mind Over Motor K40 RLS2 Portable Radar/Laser Detector Review

“He (the police) would have had me dead to rights, and I would have had no excuse. That time, my K40 literally did save my ass from a big ticket.” Read More

Big Truck Big RV K40 RL200i Expert Review

Owners of Ford F-Series and Chevy Silverado pickup trucks are increasingly choosing to add K40 radar detector protection to their rides. Watch as a K40 RL200i Expert system is custom installed in a Ford F450 so it looks like it came built-in from the factory. Keeping this truck free from speeding tickets couldn’t have come at a better time as while driving…Read more