Kawasaki to Offer Satellite Radio Option

Kawasaki Motors Corp., USA will introduce its first motorcycles with satellite radio this fall through a partnership with satellite radio company XM.

Kawasaki will offer an all-new, premium audio system on its Vulcan 1600 Nomad touring model. This new system will incorporate XM as an option.

XM offers more than 170 XM channels of music, sports, talk, news and entertainment. Kawasaki motorcycles sold with XM radios installed will include three free months of the subscription radio service.

"This Premium Audio System is a high-quality system built to Kawasaki's specifications designed to greatly enhance our customers' ownership experience," says Jim Williams, senior manager of accessories at Kawasaki Motors Corp. USA. "As the pioneer in satellite radio, XM represents a terrific value-added feature to the system."