XM Expands Deal With GM
October 18, 2007 at 6:15 AM (PT)
XM Satellite Radio will be a standard feature for the first time on all GENERAL MOTORS 2008 model year BUICK, HUMMER and SAAB vehicles. XM is also now widely standard across many of the most popular vehicles in the SATURN, CHEVROLET, GMC and PONTIAC lineups.
"XM looks forward to offering our unmatched music, sports and talk programming to all BUICK, HUMMER and SAAB buyers," said XM EVP/Automotive STEVE COOK. "This expansion will continue XM's outstanding growth in the new car market, that will provide us with sustained subscriber growth for 2008 and beyond."
"XM Satellite Radio has been one of the most successful entertainment offerings ever launched by GENERAL MOTORS," said GM Executive Dir. RICK LEE. "The XM service has broad appeal, with a growing number of our customers asking for the service in their new car or truck. In the 2008 model year, GENERAL MOTORS will build more than 2.5 million vehicles with XM."