NEW YORK and DETROIT — SIRIUS Satellite Radio and DaimlerChrysler have extended their exclusive relationship through Sept. 1, 2012. The agreement includes all Chrysler Group and Mercedes-Benz vehicles as well as Freightliner Trucks. For model-year 2006, more than 750,000 subscribers are expected to be generated from the Chrysler Group alone, with volumes estimated to increase significantly in the future. SIRIUS continues to be available as a factory-installed option on 2006-model year Chrysler Group vehicles, under the Chrysler, Jeep, and Dodge brands, with one year of SIRIUS service included in the $195 MSRP of the feature.

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