NEW YORK, Jan. 11 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Rolls-Royce Motor Cars and
SIRIUS Satellite Radio (Nasdaq: SIRI) today announced an exclusive agreement
for the inclusion of SIRIUS radios as standard equipment in all Rolls-Royce
vehicles sold in the United States, including a lifetime subscription to the
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"Rolls-Royce is synonymous with the highest level of luxury, performance
and quality in the automotive world," said Doug Wilsterman, Senior Vice
President and General Manager Automotive OEM for SIRIUS. "The unique
programming that we offer is a natural complement to the unparalleled
in-vehicle environment of a Rolls-Royce, and we are very excited about being
associated with such an internationally recognized brand."
SIRIUS delivers more than 125 channels of the best commercial-free music,
compelling talk shows, news and information, and the most extensive sports
programming to listeners across the country in digital quality sound. SIRIUS
offers 68 channels of 100% commercial-free music, and features over 55
channels of sports, news, talk, entertainment, traffic and weather for a
monthly subscription fee of only $12.95. SIRIUS is the Official Satellite
Radio Partner of the NFL, NBA and NHL and broadcasts live play-by-play games
of the NFL, NBA and NHL.
SIRIUS products for the car, truck, home, RV and boat are distributed by
Alpine, Audiovox, Brix Group, Clarion, Delphi, Directed Electronics, Eclipse,
Jensen, JVC, Kenwood, Magnadyne, Monster Cable, Pioneer, Russound, Tivoli and
XACT Communications. Available in more than 25,000 retail locations, SIRIUS
radios can be purchased at major retailers including Best Buy, Circuit City,
Crutchfield, Costco, Target, Wal-Mart, Sam's Club, RadioShack and at
SIRIUS radios are currently offered in vehicles from Audi, BMW, Chrysler,
Dodge, Ford, Infiniti, Jaguar, Jeep(R), Land Rover, Lexus, Lincoln-Mercury,
Mazda, Mercedes-Benz, MINI, Nissan, Scion, Toyota, Porsche, Volkswagen and
Volvo. Hertz currently offers SIRIUS at major locations around the country.
Click on http://www.sirius.com to listen to SIRIUS live, or to find a
SIRIUS retailer or car dealer in your area.
Any statements that express, or involve discussions as to, expectations,
beliefs, plans, objectives, assumptions, future events or performance with
respect to SIRIUS Satellite Radio Inc. are not historical facts and may be
forward-looking and, accordingly, such statements involve estimates,
assumptions and uncertainties which could cause actual results to differ
materially from those expressed in any forward-looking statements.
Accordingly, any such statements are qualified in their entirety by reference
to the factors discussed in our Annual Report on Form 10-K for the year ended
December 31, 2004 filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission. Among the
key factors that have a direct bearing on our operational results are: our
dependence upon third parties, including manufacturers of SIRIUS radios,
retailers, automakers and programming partners, our competitive position and
any events which affect the useful life of our satellites.
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