XM Satellite Radio's Real-time Traffic Information Service is Part of All-new Luxury Infiniti Sedan's Arsenal of Advanced Navigation ToolsWASHINGTON, Nov. 15 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- XM Satellite Radio (NASDAQ:XMSR) , the nation's leading provider of satellite radio with more than 7 million subscribers, today announced that the first Infiniti model with XM NavTraffic, the all-new 2007 Infiniti G35 is now available in U.S. showrooms.
XM NavTraffic is the first satellite delivered real-time traffic information system for the automotive market. Currently available in 44 major U.S. markets, XM NavTraffic delivers alerts regarding accidents, road closings and traffic flow information in select markets through the in-car navigation system, saving drivers time and fuel by helping them anticipate traffic delays. Every 2007 Infiniti G35 equipped with a navigation system will come standard with XM Satellite Radio, XM NavTraffic, and a three-month complimentary subscription to the service.
The 2007 Infiniti G35 is the second generation of Infiniti's groundbreaking sport sedan, distinguished by more power and an improved driving experience.
"XM is proud that XM NavTraffic is part of an impressive roster of sophisticated new audio and technology features on this next generation Infiniti G35, all designed to maximize an owner's enjoyment behind the wheel," said Steve Cook, executive vice president, Automotive, XM Satellite Radio.
XM is the exclusive data services provider to Infiniti vehicles. XM will also be the exclusive satellite radio service for all Infiniti vehicles beginning with the 2008 model year.
About XM Satellite Radio
XM (NASDAQ:XMSR) is America's number one satellite radio company with more than 7 million subscribers. Broadcasting live daily from studios in Washington, DC, New York City, Chicago, the Country Music Hall of Fame in Nashville, Toronto and Montreal, XM's 2006 lineup includes more than 170 digital channels of choice from coast to coast: commercial-free music, premier sports, news, talk radio, comedy, children's and entertainment programming; and the most advanced traffic and weather information.
XM, the leader in satellite-delivered entertainment and data services for the automobile market is available in 140 different vehicle models for 2007 through partnerships with auto manufacturers, including Infiniti. XM's industry-leading products are available at consumer electronics retailers nationwide. For more information about XM hardware, programming and partnerships, please visit http://www.xmradio.com/ .
Factors that could cause actual results to differ materially from those in the forward-looking statements in this press release include demand for XM Satellite Radio's service, the Company's dependence on technology and third party vendors, its potential need for additional financing, as well as other risks described in XM Satellite Radio Holdings Inc.'s Form 10-K filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission on 3-3-06. Copies of the filing are available upon request from XM Radio's Investor Relations Department.
Source: XM Satellite Radio