Radio in a Mercedes, I Know, I Know...It's Sirius

Sorry for the belabored Morrissey ref in the headline. We were trying to come up with the last Sirius/serious pun that hadn't been beaten to death. Anyway, Mercedes-Benz has announced that Sirius satellite radio will now come standard in a number of 2007 vehicles, including the SL-Class, CL-Class, AMG-tuned models… » 11/17/05 2:24pm 11/17/05 2:24pm

DaimlerChrysler to Stick with Sirius Through 2012

Hemi Guys won't have to give up their Howard Stern Show (or their Martha Stewart, as the case may be) until at least 2012. DaimlerChrysler recently extended its exclusive deal with Sirius Satellite Radio by seven years, including all US-sold Chrysler Group and Mercedes-Benz vehicles and Freightliner trucks. Sirius… » 11/01/05 10:15am 11/01/05 10:15am

Installing In-Car Satellite Radio

Alice Hill at Real Tech News offers a rundown on how to install and activate a satellite radio for the car, using a Sirius StarMate satellite unit, plus FM transmitter (via cigarette lighter socket) and remote control. We freely admit to our lack of automotive electronics acumen (and our OCD-level hatred for hanging… » 8/04/05 12:16pm 8/04/05 12:16pm