BMW Announces Reduced Pricing for SIRIUS Satellite Radio; BMW 3 Series, X3 & X5 and MINI Owners Offered SIRIUS for Under $400.BMW BMW
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German automaker. Founded as an aircraft engine manufacturer in 1916, the company assumed the name Bayerische Motoren Werke and became known for its high-speed motorcycles in the 1920s. of North America announced a reduction in pricing of SIRIUS Satellite Radio
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MSRP Member of the Society for Radiological Protection (UK) of $395, plus installation. Pricing of the center-installed SIRIUS receiver kit for the X3 is set at $325, plus installation. In addition, SIRIUS will offer an additional incentive to owners of the all-new X3 Sports Activity Vehicle who have SIRIUS installed at the time of delivery with a consumer rebate of $200 when activated with a one-year or greater subscription.
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SIRIUS provides BMW drivers with over 60 channels of 100% commercial- free music and more than 50 channels of sports, news, and entertainment, including traffic and weather in 20 major markets, sports play-by-play of the NFL NFL
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"We are committed to providing our loyal owners with added benefits and value at a competitive price," said Alan Harris, Vice President, Aftersales Marketing and Sales for BMW and MINI. "SIRIUS is a key component of our vehicle accessory strategy for all BMW and MINI models; and by providing this option at a reduced cost, we plan on turning even more BMW and MINI owners into SIRIUS fans."
"This announcement represents the future of SIRIUS and the satellite radio category -- providing consumers with a lower cost entry point to add the very best entertainment you can get with a new car purchase," said Doug Wilsterman, Senior Vice President of Automotive OEM (Original Equipment Manufacturer) The rebranding of equipment and selling it. The term initially referred to the company that made the products (the "original" manufacturer), but eventually became widely used to refer to the organization that buys the products and , SIRIUS. "BMW continues to be a leader in providing buyers with technology that adds value to a new car purchase and entertainment to the consumer's lifestyle."
BMW Group In America
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In 1998, owners Vickers decided to sell Rolls-Royce Motors. NA, LLC began distributing vehicles in 2003. The BMW Group in the United States has grown to include marketing, sales, and financial service organizations for the BMW brand, the MINI brand, and the ROLLS-ROYCE brand of Motor Cars; DesignworksUSA, an industrial design firm in California; a technology office in Silicon Valley and various other operations throughout the country. BMW Manufacturing Co., LLC in South Carolina is part of BMW Group's global manufacturing network and is the exclusive manufacturing plant for all Z4 roadster and X5 Sports Activity Vehicles. The BMW Group sales organization is represented in the U.S. through networks of 340 BMW passenger car centers, 327 BMW Sports Activity Vehicle centers, 148 BMW motorcycle retailers, 76 MINI passenger car dealers, and 25 ROLLS-ROYCE Motor Car dealers. BMW (US) Holding Corp., the BMW Group's sales headquarters for North, Central and South America, is located in Woodcliff Lake, New Jersey Woodcliff Lake is a borough in Bergen County, New Jersey, United States. As of the United States 2000 Census, the borough population was 5,745.
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Information about BMW Group products is available to consumers via the Internet at:
http://www.bmwusa.com/ http://www.bmwmotorradusa.com/ http://www.miniusa.com/ http://www.rolls-roycemotorcars.com/ About SIRIUS
SIRIUS provides listeners with over 110 channels of the best commercial- free music, sports, information and entertainment, with digital quality sound coast-to-coast, broadcast daily from New York City New York City: see New York, city.
New York City
City (pop., 2000: 8,008,278), southeastern New York, at the mouth of the Hudson River. The largest city in the U.S. , Los Angeles, Nashville, New Orleans, Houston and Daytona. SIRIUS offers over 60, 100% commercial-free, music channels featuring multiple categories of Pop, Rock, Country, Hip-Hop, R&B, Dance, Jazz, Classical and Latin music, along with more than 50 channels of world-class sports, news, talk entertainment, traffic and weather for a monthly subscription fee of only $12.95, with greater savings for upfront payments of multiple months or a year or more. SIRIUS also broadcasts live play-by-play games of the NHL, NBA and NFL, and is the official satellite radio partner of the NFL.
SIRIUS Satellite Radio products for the car, truck, home, RV and boat are manufactured by Alpine, Audiovox, Blaupunkt, Clarion, Eclipse, Jensen, JVC JVC Victor Company of Japan (or Japan's Victor Company)
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JVC Jonker-Volgenant-Castanon , Kenwood, Panasonic and U.S. Electronics, and can be purchased at major retailers including Best Buy, Car Toys, Circuit City, Crutchfield, Good Guys, Sears, Tweeter and Ultimate Electronics, along with Wal-Mart, RadioShack and DISH Network outlets in mid-2004.
SIRIUS' exclusive automotive partners DaimlerChrysler, Ford and BMW represent over 40% of new cars and light trucks sold annually in the United States. Automotive brands currently offering SIRIUS radios in select new car models include BMW, MINI, Chrysler, Dodge, Jeep, Nissan, Infiniti, Mazda, Audi, Ford, Lincoln-Mercury, Mercedes-Benz and Volkswagen. Automotive brands that have announced plans to offer SIRIUS radios in select models include Jaguar, Volvo, Land Rover and Aston Martin. In 2004, SIRIUS radios are expected to be available in nearly 80 different car models, with over 50 of them factory programs. Also, Hertz currently offers SIRIUS in 29 vehicle models at 53 major locations around the country. In addition, Penske Companies - Penske Auto Group, United Auto Group and Penske Trucking - are offering SIRIUS radios as a factory installed option, where available, in their cars and trucks through their dealerships.
Genmar Holdings, the world's largest manufacturer of recreational boats, Formula Boats and Winnebago, the leading supplier of recreational vehicles and motor homes, also offer SIRIUS.
Click on http://www.sirius.com/ to listen to SIRIUS live, or to find a SIRIUS retailer or car dealer in your area.
Any statements that express, or involve discussions as to, expectations, beliefs, plans, objectives, assumptions, future events or performance with respect to SIRIUS Satellite Radio Inc. are not historical facts and may be forward-looking and, accordingly, such statements involve estimates, assumptions and uncertainties which could cause actual results to differ materially from those expressed in any forward-looking statements. Accordingly, any such statements are qualified in their entirety by reference to the factors discussed in our Annual Report on Form 10-K for the year ended December 31, 2003 filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission. Among the key factors that have a direct bearing on our results of operations are: our dependence upon third parties to manufacture, distribute, market and sell SIRIUS radios and components for those radios; the unproven market for our service; our competitive position and any events which affect the useful life of our satellites.
CONTACT: Jim Collins, Media and Investors, +1-212-901-6422, jcollins@SIRIUSradio.com, or Cheryl Cramer, Investor Relations, +1-212-901-6466, ccramer@SIRIUSradio.com, or Ron Rodrigues, Media Relations, +1-212-584-5192, or rrodrigues@SIRIUS.com, all of SIRIUS; or Thomas Meyer, PR21 for SIRIUS, Media Relations, +1-310-566-2285, email@example.com; or Andrew Cutler, MINI Communications Manager, +1-201-307-3784, firstname.lastname@example.org, or Gordon B. Keil, BMW Product Communications Specialist, +1-201-307-3790, email@example.com, both of BMW
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