Car audio maker Clarion Corporation of America has received Ford Q1-2002 quality certification for its Clarion Dongguan Factory in Dongguan, China.

The company has also received Nissan's prestigious quality master award which recognises the North American operation’s best suppliers for 2002. The award is the result of a year long evaluation of Clarion's incoming quality, response time, cost reduction capability, design support, delivery accuracy, product performance and complexity, warranty, and Nissan's vehicle evaluation system. Clarion has now earned this award 13 times.

Additionally, Clarion recently received the Subaru of Indiana Automotive, Inc. quality achievement award for the 2002 model year. Clarion supplies audio systems and components to the Subaru Outback and Legacy, and the Isuzu Rodeo and Axiom models.