Audi to Offer SIRIUS Satellite Radio as Standard Equipment on Key Models
SIRIUS Satellite Radio today announced that Audi will offer SIRIUS as standard equipment in all S4, RS 4, A6, A8, and R8 models, and Audi Q7 3.6 Premium, 4.2, and 4.2 Premium models for the 2008 model year available at dealers later this year. Audi is the leader in luxury and design in the premium segment, said Johan de Nysschen, Executive Vice President of Audi of America. As such, Audi customers deserve the very best vehicle entertainment experience possible, and we believe that SIRIUS unique programming greatly enhances Audi customer satisfaction and superior offering.
"Audi was an early and significant partner in the growth of SIRIUS, and we are very pleased that they have decided to make SIRIUS standard equipment for their customers," said Mel Karmazin, CEO of SIRIUS. "We think in audio entertainment that SIRIUS is unrivaled. Now, Audi drivers will be able to experience for themselves The Best Radio on Radio."