New Honda vehicles to feature 3-month complimentary subscriptions to
TORONTO, July 3, 2014 /CNW/ - SiriusXM Canada (TSX: XSR), the country's leading audio entertainment company, and
Honda Canada Inc. today announced the extension of a long-term factory
installation agreement. As part of the multi-year agreement, all new
SiriusXM equipped Honda vehicles will continue to include a pre-paid
3-month subscription to SiriusXM Canada, featuring over 120 channels of
commercial-free music, major league sports, news, exclusive talk and
"Honda Canada has been a valued partner of ours since 2006 and we are
very excited to continue our agreement with them, delivering Canadian
drivers the absolute best entertainment experience within their
vehicle," said James Byun, Vice President, OEM, SiriusXM Canada.
"Since we introduced our first vehicles with factory-installed satellite
radios we have produced more than 340,000 vehicles with SiriusXM and
are excited to continue offering the first-rate entertainment to our
customers," said Dave Jamieson, Assistant Vice President of Sales and
Marketing, Honda Canada Inc. "The access to exclusive content and
commercial-free music, plus complimentary subscription provides Honda
drivers with the best possible experience on the road, whether it's
from behind the wheel or from the speakers."
For more information about SiriusXM Canada, please visit www.siriusxm.ca.
For more information about Honda Canada Inc. please visit www.honda.ca.
About SiriusXM Canada
Sirius XM Canada Holdings Inc. (TSX: XSR) operates as SiriusXM Canada. SiriusXM Canada, with
approximately 2.4 million subscribers, is the country's leading audio
entertainment company and broadcasts more than 120 satellite radio channels featuring premier sports, news, talk, entertainment and commercial-free
music. SiriusXM Canada offers an array of content from the most
recognized news, entertainment and major sports brands including the
NHL, NFL, NBA, NASCAR, CNN, CBC, FOX, BBC, Howard Stern, Oprah, Disney,
Comedy Central and more.
SiriusXM programming is available on a variety of devices including
pre-installed and after-market radios in cars, trucks and boats,
smartphones and mobile devices, and consumer electronics products for
homes and offices. SiriusXM programming is also available online at www.siriusxm.ca and on Apple and Android-powered mobile devices.
SiriusXM Canada has partnerships with every major automaker and its
radio products are available at more than 3,000 retail locations
nationwide. To find out more about SiriusXM Canada (TSX: XSR), visit
our website at www.siriusxm.ca.
Join SiriusXM Canada on Facebook at facebook.com/siriusxmcanada, on Twitter at twitter.com/siriusxmcanada and on Youtube at youtube.com/siriusxmcanada.
About Honda Canada:
Honda Canada Inc. was founded in 1969. It has produced more than 6.5
million cars and trucks since 1986 at its two manufacturing facilities
and builds engines at a third manufacturing plant in Alliston,
Ontario. Both manufacturing facilities are extremely flexible and
currently build Honda Civic and CR-V models. Honda Canada has invested
more than $3 billion in Canada and each year it sources nearly $1.98
billion in goods and services from Canadian suppliers. Honda Canada has
sold more than 3.9 million Honda and Acura passenger cars and
light-duty trucks in Canada.
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Honda Canada Inc.