Association des marchands de véhicules d'occasion du Québec (AMVOQ) to
launch certified pre-owned program targeted to top-tier dealers in
TORONTO, July 3, 2014 /CNW/ - SiriusXM Canada (TSX:XSR), the country's leading audio entertainment company, today announced
that Quebec residents who purchase a pre-owned vehicle equipped with a
factory installed satellite radio from an independent or franchise car
dealer will now receive an introductory SiriusXM subscription.
As part of a certified pre-owned program launched in partnership with
the Association des marchands de véhicules d'occasion du Québec
(AMVOQ), SiriusXM will offer trial access to 120 channels of
commercial-free music programming, premier sports, news, talk and
entertainment to dealer customers.
"We are very excited to be able to offer the SiriusXM content experience
to customers purchasing a pre-owned vehicle in Quebec," said Mark
Redmond, President and Chief Executive Officer, SiriusXM Canada Inc.
"Working with AMVOQ and dealers throughout the province to be able to
offer pre-owned car buyers the same access to our service as new car
buyers provides additional value to the vehicle and now, with this
program, customers will be able to enjoy the best in commercial-free
and exclusive entertainment in their vehicle as soon as they leave the
"The recent announcement of the new AMVOQ Certified Pre-Owned vehicles
is the culmination of several months of hard work by our team and also
our partners," said Steeve De Marchi, Executive Director, AMVOQ. "We
are particularly proud of the collaboration between AMVOQ and SiriusXM
in this groundbreaking venture. The addition of SiriusXM to our very
select list of partners will contribute to increase the value of our
program and the services provided by our dealers to their customers."
In addition to the SiriusXM trial experience, AMVOQ, the Quebec industry
association of independent, pre-owned automobile dealers which supports
over 900 members, will also include extended warranty and rigid
reconditioning standards for certified pre-owned vehicle buyers in
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music. SiriusXM Canada offers an array of content from the most
recognized news, entertainment and major sports brands including the
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SiriusXM programming is available on a variety of devices including
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