This excerpt taken from the SIRI 8-K filed Sep 9, 2008.
New price plans to drive subscriber revenue growth
Best of SIRIUS/XM upgrade to launch October 6
$4 premium upgrade to be marketed to over 18 million existing subscribers
Expected to improve self-pay churn and OEM conversion rates
Best of SIRIUS on XM to include:
Howard 100, Howard 101, Martha Stewart Living Radio, SIRIUS NFL
Best of XM on SIRIUS to include:
Oprah & Friends, NHL Home Ice*, The Virus, Public Radio featuring
A La Carte radios in stores and serviced launches October 6
Lower price options to retain more price sensitive subscribers
* Sports offerings on Best of Both will also include channels for play-by-play of NHL and NFL games and NASCAR races.