Volkswagen To Offer SIRIUS On New 2005 Jetta
SIRIUS Satellite Radio to be Offered as Factory Installed Option Beginning This Month
NEW YORK – March 7, 2005 – SIRIUS Satellite Radio (NASDAQ: SIRI) today announced that Volkswagen will offer SIRIUS as a factory installed option on the new 2005 Volkswagen Jetta beginning this month.
SIRIUS is currently available as a factory installed option on the 2005 Beetle and Beetle Convertible, and will also be available as a factory installed option on the new 2006 Passat later this year.
“SIRIUS provides over 120 channels of quality satellite radio programming, including commercial-free music, that complements the quality driving experience of being in a Volkswagen,” said Doug Wilsterman, Senior Vice President and General Manager OEM Division for SIRIUS. “We are very pleased that Volkswagen is making SIRIUS available to its customers in these new 2005/2006 model year vehicles.”