VW to make SIRIUS standard in selective 2008 models

SIRIUS Satellite Radio said today that Volkswagen of America will offer SIRIUS as standard equipment in all Touareg2, New Beetle, New Beetle Convertible, GTI, and GLI models beginning with the 2008 model year. SIRIUS will also be available on Jetta, Passat and EOS models.

“The Volkswagen of America, Inc. plan to offer SIRIUS as standard equipment in select models not only proves VW’s commitment to the customer, but also shows VW’s commitment to technology that enhances driving pleasure and enjoyment in every sense,” said Adrian Hallmark, Executive Vice President of Volkswagen of America.

All SIRIUS programming is available for a monthly subscription fee of only $12.95. No pricing has been released for the option in the mentioned Volkswagens.

 

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