TORONTO, Nov. 21 /CNW/ - Lexus in Canada and SIRIUS Canada, the country's
number one choice for satellite radio, today announced an expansion of their
partnership that will make SIRIUS Satellite Radio available for Lexus vehicles
in Canada beginning in December 2007.
SIRIUS Satellite Radio will be available as a dealer installed option for
all 2008 model year Lexus IS, ES, GS, RX, and GX models. Lexus in Canada will
offer dealer-installed SIRIUS Satellite Radio receivers with a subscription to
SIRIUS, Canada's favourite choice for satellite radio featuring the best
coverage, content and programming from North America's leading entertainment
SIRIUS Canada's partnership with Toyota and Lexus was first announced in
February, 2007 and since that time SIRIUS Satellite Radio has been available
as a dealer installed option on the Toyota FJ Cruiser, Camry, and Tundra.
About Lexus in Canada
Lexus in Canada is the exclusive Canadian importer and distributor of
Lexus luxury cars and sports utility vehicles through a sales and service
network of 30 dealers across Canada. An industry leader for product quality
and ownership satisfaction since its inception, Lexus has sold over 80,000
vehicles in Canada, including the flagship LS 460 sedan, sophisticated SC 430
convertible, and the athletic IS series. The best-selling Lexus RX 350 SUV,
the acknowledged benchmark in the growing luxury sport utility vehicle
segment, is built for the North American market in Cambridge, Ontario. For
more information about Lexus products, and the manufacturer's relentless
pursuit of perfection, visit its web site at www.lexus.ca.
About SIRIUS Canada
SIRIUS is Canada's number one choice for satellite radio with 110
full-time channels broadcast from studios in Vancouver, Toronto, Montreal and
New York. SIRIUS offers 100% commercial-free music plus premium sports, news,
talk and entertainment programming from North America's most recognizable and
respected personalities and brands. SIRIUS offers listeners unparalleled
coast-to-coast signal coverage and digital quality sound broadcast from three
SIRIUS is the Official Satellite Radio Partner of the CFL, NFL, NASCAR,
NBA and NLL and broadcasts live play-by-play games of the CFL, NFL, NBA and
NLL. SIRIUS is also the exclusive satellite radio home of CBC's Hockey Night
in Canada Radio. In addition, SIRIUS broadcasts live NASCAR races, the
Wimbledon Tennis Championships as well as Barclays English Premier League and
UEFA Champions League soccer.
SIRIUS products for the car, truck, home, RV and boat are available in
more than 4,000 retail locations, including Best Buy, Canadian Tire, Centre
Hi-Fi, Costco, Dumoulin, Future Shop, Home Hardware, London Drugs, Staples,
The Source By Circuit City, Visions, Wal-Mart and 2001 Audio Video. All SIRIUS
programming is available for a monthly subscription fee of only $14.99.
SIRIUS Canada's automotive partners include Aston Martin, Audi, BMW,
Chrysler, Dodge, Ford, Jaguar, Jeep, Land Rover, Lexus, Lincoln, Mazda, MINI,
Pana-Pacific, Subaru, Toyota, Volkswagen, Volvo and the Canadian Automobile
Association (CAA). SIRIUS automotive partners make up nearly 60 per cent of
light vehicle sales in Canada.
Click on www.siriuscanada.ca to listen to SIRIUS live, or to purchase a
SIRIUS radio and subscription.
For further information:
For further information: For SIRIUS Canada: Jeff Roman, SIRIUS Canada,
(T) (416) 513-7434, (E) firstname.lastname@example.org; For Lexus in Canada: Kathryn
Ruhland, Lexus in Canada, (T) (416) 431-8333, (E) email@example.com