In the MINI, HD Radio and Sirius Satellite Radio will both be standard for all 2011 Mini models.
Previously, these options were priced at $500 each. Buyers will receive one year’s subscription for Sirius. MINI will also offer additional options such as a package that will add a 6.5” high resolution screen, hard disk navigation, Bluetooth, voice recognition and a joystick controller to access all features.
The 2011 Kia Sportage will include an AM/FM/HD Radio/CD/MP3/sat audio system with Sirius Satellite Radio capabilities with three months complimentary service.
Also standard are auxiliary & USB ports and Bluetooth connectivity together with steering wheel-mounted voice activation controls.
The 2011 Sportage also will be among the first Kia models to offer UVO powered by Microsoft, an advanced hands-free in-car communication and entertainment system that enables drivers and passengers to answer and place phone calls, receive and respond to SMS text messages, access music from a variety of media sources and create custom music experiences.