Vote for the Tech CARS Awards deadline is 1/31.

Volvo gets Sirius: 4 years of weather and traffic with Sensus Connect

Volvo Sensus Connect Entertainment PandoraVolvo owners will automatically receive a 4-year subscription to Sirius Traffic and weather information with new Model Year 2015 Volvos with Sensus Connect.

The subscription includes a suite of traffic and weather services through the Volvo Sensus Connect with viewable traffic speed, flow and alerts. There is also access to local and national weather radar maps, on-screen weather alerts, storm information and detailed current and 5-day weather forecasts.

Besides weather and traffic Volvos equipped with satellite radio come with a six-month subscription to SiriusXM’s “All Access” package with Howard Stern, every NFL, MLB, and NBA game, every NASCAR race, plus NHL games and PGA TOUR coverage. Access to SiriusXM Internet Radio on smartphones and online is included.

Volvo recently announced improvements to Safe City with auto braking that is nominated for the Tech CARS Awards.

You can Vote here. Volvo Sensus features cellular connectivity in the United States from AT&T.