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Ford offers five year subscription of SiriusXM Traffic and SiriusXM Travel on its 2015 models

Published: June 20, 2014 | United States

Ford Motor announced that customers purchasing any Ford brand vehicle equipped with navigation will get a five-year subscription to SiriusXM Traffic and SiriusXM Travel Link, starting with model year 2015.

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Ford customers getting a five-year subscription to advanced information and entertainment services via SiriusXM, will include traffic conditions, weather, fuel prices, sports scores and movie listings

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Ford drivers and passengers using SiriusXM Traffic and SiriusXM Travel Link will have access via satellite from SiriusXM to a suite of services with features that include:

  • Traffic speed: Color-coded roads on the vehicle’s navigation screen show traffic speed in major metro areas
  • Accidents, construction and road closures: Receive traffic alerts, including information about accidents, disabled vehicles, construction and road closures
  • Alternate route guidance and mapping: In-vehicle navigation system and detailed traffic data allow drivers to choose alternate routes and receive updated directions to avoid congested roads
  • Fuel prices: Get detailed information on fuel prices and the ability to sort by lowest price, fuel type, distance or brand name
  • National weather information: Receive coast-to-coast weather data including current conditions, five-day forecasts and weather maps
  • Sports scores: In-game and final scores, as well as weekly game schedules, for world-class professional sports and college programs
  • Movie listings: Access detailed local movie theater listings, including start times and ratings

Customers purchasing any new Ford brand vehicle equipped with satellite radio also receive a six-month subscription to SiriusXM’s All Access Package with access to SiriusXM’s premium programming lineup. This includes every NFL game, Howard Stern, every NASCAR® race, Oprah Radio® and MLB Network Radio™, plus access to SiriusXM Internet Radio on smartphones and other connected devices as well as online at siriusxm.com.

A quick view of voice activated navigation system “Sirius XM Travel Link”

Source: Sirius XM

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