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April 8th, 2014

Automakers Are Offering HD Radio Technology Across North America

HD Radio equipped vehicles are currently available at dealerships across Norht America by several Automakers.  Ford, Toyota, GMC, Chevrolet, Buick, Jeep, Dodge, Mazda, Mercedes-Benz, Infiniti, Lincoln, Mistubishi, and Ram are now offering vehicles in the U.S., Mexico, and Canada.  

April 7th, 2014

Mexican Broadcasters and Automotive Sector Driving Growth

The number of Mexican broadcasters across the country adopting HD Radio Technology has steadily grown over the last two years.   To further advance the rollout, iBiquity has added personnel in Mexico to support broadcasters, car dealers, brands and retailers with HD Radio Technology.

Currently, 38 stations in Mexico are HD Radio equipped. Mexico City, the largest city is home to 13 FM HD Radio stations, which have also lit up 24 HD2 and HD3 channels.

April 7th, 2014

40% of New Car Buyers Now Enjoying HD Radio™ Experience

Every auto manufacturer now offers HD Radio Technology, with more than 170 car models offering the technology standard or as an option.

A new vehicle with HD Radio Technology is being sold every 4 seconds in the U.S.

April 3rd, 2014

HD Radio™ Technology Continues to Help Local Radio Deliver New Programming and Listeners

Over 4.7 million people listened to an HD2, HD3 or HD4 channel in an average week, according to the latest Fall 2013 Nielsen Audio Nationwide audience estimates. Also, during that same period, cumulative audience, or Cume,  (the total number of unique listeners) grew over 256%.

March 27th, 2014

HD Radio™ Technology has been widely embraced by the best performing radio stations in the country

BIA/Kelsey releases latest report, summarizing the Top 10 billing radio stations in the country. iBiquity adds that all 10 are broadcasting digitally.

WTOP, the Washington, D.C. all-news station, took the top spot total U.S. radio billings for the fourth consecutive year, with $64-million dollars earned.

A closer look at the data reveals an additional interesting trend:

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