NEW YORK, Nov. 6, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Sirius XM Radio (NASDAQ: SIRI) and Chrysler Group LLC today announced that all Chrysler, Jeep®, Dodge, Ram, SRT, Fiat, and Mopar customers will receive a one-year SiriusXM subscription when purchasing any 2014 model year vehicle with a satellite radio-equipped Uconnect System. The one-year SiriusXM subscription includes every premium channel available on their satellite radio, plus access to SiriusXM Internet Radio.
Chrysler customers will get SiriusXM's most complete premium programming line-up, including every NFL game, plus sports talk on SiriusXM NFL Radio; Howard Stern; every NASCAR race, plus sports talk on SiriusXM NASCAR Radio; Oprah Radio®; live play-by-play of every regular and postseason MLB game plus 24/7 sports talk on MLB Network Radio™; SiriusXM Fantasy Sports Radio; NHL® and NBA games; SiriusXM PGA TOUR® Radio; Opie & Anthony; Bob Edwards; IZOD IndyCar Series®; and more.
Customers will also get access to SiriusXM Internet Radio outside of the vehicle, allowing them to listen at home, in the office, or on the go on Apple iPad, iPhone, iPod touch and Android smartphones and other connected devices, as well as online at siriusxm.com.
In addition, Chrysler Group is also increasing its selection of vehicles offering in-vehicle access to SiriusXM's expanded channel lineup of commercial-free music, sports talk, comedy, entertainment, as well as SiriusXM Latino, its suite of Spanish-language channels, all delivered via satellite.
"With SiriusXM's expanded channel lineup available via satellite in more vehicles from Chrysler Group, even more drivers and passengers will get access for the first time ever to an even deeper variety of commercial-free music, comedy, and live sports, along with the ability to listen outside of the vehicle with access to SiriusXM Internet Radio," said Steve Cook, Executive Vice President, Sales and Automotive, SiriusXM.
"Chrysler Group is pleased to be able to offer consumers access to even more premium audio entertainment in our vehicles," said Alan Amici, Head of Uconnect Systems and Services, Chrysler Group. "This is a great opportunity for our customers to listen to SiriusXM content delivered via satellite to their vehicle, and also get access to SiriusXM Internet Radio outside their vehicle on smartphones and other connected devices."
The expanded channel lineup is made available through SiriusXM's newest technology that delivers greater satellite bandwidth while maintaining the broadcast quality of SiriusXM's satellite channels. The new technology is part of SiriusXM's previously discussed 2.0 rollout of technology, software, and hardware.
For more information on SiriusXM's expanded channel lineup in English and Spanish, please visit www.siriusxm.com/newchannels and www.siriusxm.com/latino.
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Sirius XM Radio Inc. is the world's largest radio broadcaster measured by revenue and has 25.6 million subscribers. SiriusXM creates and broadcasts commercial-free music; premier sports talk and live events; comedy; news; exclusive talk and entertainment; and the most comprehensive Latin music, sports and talk programming in radio. SiriusXM is available in vehicles from every major car company in the U.S. and from retailers nationwide as well as at shop.siriusxm.com. SiriusXM programming is available through the SiriusXM Internet Radio App for smartphones and other connected devices as well as online at siriusxm.com. SiriusXM also provides premium traffic, weather, data and information services for subscribers in cars, trucks, RVs, boats and aircraft through SiriusXM Traffic™, SiriusXM Travel Link, NavTraffic®, NavWeather™, SiriusXM Aviation, SiriusXM Marine™, Sirius Marine Weather, XMWX Aviation™, and XMWX Marine™. SiriusXM holds a minority interest in SiriusXM Canada which has more than 2 million subscribers.
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