SiriusXM Availability Increases Across Entire Toyota Vehicle Line-up
NEW YORK, Jan. 8, 2013
NEW YORK, Jan. 8, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Sirius XM Radio (NASDAQ: SIRI) today
announced that beginning in 2013 Toyota will significantly increase the
availability of SiriusXM across its entire vehicle line-up.
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SiriusXM will now be standard on the majority of Toyota's multimedia systems.
For some Toyota models this will be the first time SiriusXM will be standard
across all trim levels. SiriusXM will also be standard on all vehicles
equipped with Toyota's popular Entune™ system.
"Toyota's significant increase in the availability of SiriusXM on its new
multimedia system shows its commitment to giving customers technology that
makes driving a Toyota vehicle even more enjoyable," said Steve Cook,
Executive Vice President and General Manager, Sales and Automotive,SiriusXM.
"Satellite radio is easy to use and according to a national survey it is a top
feature for customers buying vehicles with new multi-media systems. We are
proud that Toyota sees value in making the world's best audio entertainment
available to even more of its customers."
"SiriusXM is an easy to use technology that delivers an incredible breadth of
content from coast to coast at the touch of a button," said Jon Bucci, Vice
President, Connected Vehicle Technologies, Toyota Motor Sales, U.S.A., Inc.
"We have included satellite radio in Toyota vehicles since 2004, and the
growing variety of programming will appeal to an even wider spectrum of our
customers, enhancing the experience of driving a Toyota vehicle."
Toyota provides customers purchasing new Toyota vehicles with a
factory-equipped satellite radio a three-month SiriusXM subscription featuring
commercial-free music, premier sports talk and live events, comedy, news, and
exclusive talk and entertainment.
For more information on SiriusXM, please visit www.siriusxm.com.
About Sirius XM Radio
Sirius XM Radio Inc. is the world's largest radio broadcaster measured by
revenue and has 23.4 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., from retailers nationwide, and online at
siriusxm.com. SiriusXM programming is also available through the SiriusXM
Internet Radio App for Android, Apple, and BlackBerry smartphones and other
connected devices. SiriusXM also holds a minority interest in SiriusXM Canada
which has more than 2 million subscribers.
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forward-looking statements: our competitive position versus other forms of
audio entertainment; our dependence upon automakers; general economic
conditions; failure of our satellites, which, in most cases, are not insured;
our ability to attract and retain subscribers at a profitable level; royalties
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