Avalon chooses Fusion Entertainment

Fusion Entertainment’s Apollo stereo Photo: Fusion Entertainment

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Avalon and Tahoe Manufacturing has selected Garmin’s Fusion Entertainment to exclusively supply marine entertainment audio packages for its line of pontoons starting with model year 2021.

Avalon will fully integrate Fusion Entertainment stereos, speakers, and amplifiers as a standard fit in each level of its high-performance, luxury pontoons, as well as select Garmin marine electronics on various models.

“We are confident that boat owners will enjoy the lasting benefit and sophisticated style of our marine electronics and entertainment systems aboard their pontoons, whether it’s on morning fishing trips or a relaxing sunset cruise,” said Dan Bartel, Garmin vice president of global consumer sales.

Audio packages

Avalon will factory-install a range of Fusion Entertainment marine audio packages including 10” Signature Series subwoofers, Apollo Series stereo units, XS Series 6.5” Classic Marine Speakers and more.

Select Avalon models will also offer Garmin marine electronics packages, including the GPSMAP 742xs and ECHOMAP UHD 73cv keyed-assist touchscreen chartplotters. Both GPSMAP 742xs and ECHOMAP UHD 73cv chartplotters feature built-in CHIRP sonar technology and preloaded LakeVü g3 inland maps and are compatible with Garmin Panoptix LiveScope sonar technology.

“Garmin and Fusion impressed us with the ability to supply full range of electronics for each level of our leading boat designs and we know that customers will be pleased to see the coming audio solutions as well,” said Jim Wolf, Avalon and Tahoe manufacturing president and chief executive.

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