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DroneMobile XC Wins Best New Product Award at SEMA 2023

Nov 03, 2023
DroneMobile XC Wins Best New Product Award at SEMA 2023

Las Vegas, NV: Firstech, makers of Compustar and DroneMobile connected car solutions, was awarded SEMA Best New Product for the upcoming Drone XC Dash Camera. Firstech’s 1st place win was announced at SEMA’s Kickoff Breakfast, along with winners in seventeen other automotive categories.

Firstech will be showing the DroneMobile XC Dash Camera along with the company’s security and remote start product lines at SEMA in the North Hall of Las Vegas Convention Center in booth #10339.

DroneMobile XC is the first-to-market dash camera to integrate with an aftermarket remote start and security system – giving drivers full visibility, control, and monitoring over their vehicle from virtually anywhere in the world. All of these capabilities will be available in a new update to the DroneMobile App for iPhone and Android smartphones. The retail price of the DroneMobile XC (part number: XC-LTE) will be $379.99 MSRP.

While an exact shipping date has not been announced, Firstech shares that DroneMobile XC will be available some time this Winter 2023.

To learn more about DroneMobile XC, please visit For questions, contact Firstech marketing director Justin Lee at [email protected].



SEMA 2023 New Product Award Winners & Nominees

Advanced Driver Assistance System (ADAS) Product

Winner: Ultimate ADAS, Hunter Engineering Company

Runner Up: National CDS 360 OEM Laptop, National Calibration and Diagnostic Solutions, Pro Mobile Scan, ADAS Targeting Solutions

Runner Up: AiDN, Diagnostic Network


Collision Repair & Refinish Product

Winner: Goliath Test Weld Stand, Goliath Carts


Runner Up: KECO GPR+ System, KECO Body Repair Products


Electric Vehicle Product

Winner: 16-21 Tesla Model S NOVA-Series LED Projector Headlights, AlphaRex

Runner Up: Venom EV Conversion Kit, Scorpion EV

Runner Up: Plug-N-Play Digital Sound Processor Solution for Tesla Model Vehicles, Metra Electronics


Engineered New Product

Winner: Holley Easy Level Fuel Sender, Holley

Runner Up: BoostGate50, Turbosmart USA

Runner Up: Orangetop Hypercore Lithium Marine/RV Deep Cycle Batteries, OPTIMA Batteries


Exterior Accessory Product

Winner: BAK Industries – X4ts Truck Bed Cover, RealTruck

Runner Up: 2018-2020 Ford F-150 Sequential Turn Signal Animated Red LED Bar Tail Light, Spec-D Tuning

Runner Up: RADIANCE+ POD RGBW, Rigid Industries


Interior Accessory Product

Winner: 1978-1988 RGB LED Monte Carlo/El Camino Gauge Cluster w/IQ Signal Installation Module, Intellitronix

Runner Up: CURT Discovery NEXT Time-Delay Brake Controller, Lippert Curt Luverne Ranch Hand Aries UWS

Runner Up: Fanttik DynamicClean V10 Apex Pivoting Car Vacuum Cordless, Fanttik


Merchandising Display

Winner: NACHO POP Dealer Display, ARB 4×4 Accessories

Runner Up: HitchMount LED Pod display, Diode Dynamics

Runner Up: Green Filter Legendary Performance Now in Vibrant Colors, Green Filter


Mobile Electronics Product

Winner: DroneMobile XC Dash Cam with Remote Start Alarm Integration, Firstech, LLC

Runner Up: OPSIS by Stinger, AAMP Global

Runner Up: AI Dash Cam 4K + 1080p, Horizon Brands


Off-Road/4-Wheel Drive Product

Winner: 2022-2023 Toyota Tundra 6” Stage 9 Suspension System Billet

WITH SUBFRAME KIT, Icon Vehicle Dynamics

Runner Up: Advance Adapters Atlas Adapter for RAM, JEEP, Dodge 8HP Transmissions Part # 50-990X, Advance Adapters

Runner Up: Universal Recovery Mount, SeaSucker


Packaging Design

Winner: Formula Drift Premium Comfort Seat Cover, Horizon Brands

Runner Up: Katana Plus HVLP Spray Gun, Anest Iwata Americas inc

Runner Up: RetroSound Europa Radio, Retro Manufacturing


Performance-Racing Product

Winner: Team Plus Wheel Turtle Pro, Team Plus

Runner Up: Dart Machinery Toyota 2JZ Engine Block, Race Winning Brands

Runner Up: Carbon TRc Intake Manifold, Performance Design


Performance-Street Product

Winner: Hyperformance Pistons, United Engine & Machine

Runner Up: Universal Hydroelectric Power Steering System, EPAS Performance

Runner Up: GM A/F/X Body Tall Hub Spindle, Ridetech


Powersports Product

Winner: NACHO Quatro Combo, ARB 4×4 Accessories

Runner Up: AMSOIL ATV/UTV Oil Change Kits, AMSOIL Inc.

Runner Up: 19+ Honda Talon UTV6 Front Brake Kit, Wilwood Disc Brakes


Street Rod/Custom Car Product

Winner: 4-, 6- and 8-Position Relay Panels, American Autowire

Runner Up: RnR Modular Drop Knuckle, Pyramid Optimized Design

Runner Up: Radiator/Water Pump Clamp on Compression -AN Fitting (-16AN or -20AN), CVF Racing


Tire and Related Product

Winner: Fanttik X9 Pro Portable Tire Inflator with Accessories All-in-one, Fanttik

Runner Up: Cooper Cobra Instinct, Cooper Tire & Rubber Co.

Runner Up: Baja Boss XS, Mickey Thompson Tires and Wheels


Tools & Equipment Product

Winner: SoloSwap Big Block Chevy Mock Up Engine Swap Dummy Blocks, Speedway Motors Inc.

Runner Up: TRAC TireJack/Roller Accessory Plate, TRAC/Tire Rotation Assistance Cart-Tire Jack

Runner Up: WheelWise Wheel Fitment Tool, Tire Fit Size Measuring Mockup, 5-Lug Metric, Speedway Motors Inc.


Van/Pickup/Sport-Utility Product

Winner: Aeroleaf for Chevy 1500, Universal Air Suspension

Runner Up: Exhaust Manifold Kit Dodge/Ram 5.7l Hemi

1500 DS/2500 DJ/3500 D2 2009-2018 & RAM 1500 CLASSIC DS 2019-2022, BD Diesel

Runner Up: Shellz – 2023 Ford Super Duty Trim Black-out Kit, ECOOLOGICAL


Wheel and Related Product

Winner: Defiant Wheels – DF06 – 20×10 – Dark Satin Charcoal, 4PLAY Wheels

Runner Up: TR29, Voxx Products

Runner Up: ICON ALLOYS | 17×8.5 ANZA, Icon Vehicle Dynamics