CHERRY HILL, New Jersey — The Subaru Starlink in-dash entertainment system now includes Stitcher on-demand news, sports and entertainment audio programming, Subaru of America announced on Thursday.
The Starlink app with multimedia content including iHeartRadio and Stitcher is available on the 2015 Subaru Legacy, Outback, Impreza, XV Crosstrek and XV Crosstrek Hybrid.
The cars are on sale now at Subaru dealerships.
Stitcher provides access to more than 40,000 radio shows and podcasts, including CNN and NPR.
"We aim to provide the best and most relevant content for our customers and we are excited to add a great partner like Stitcher to Subaru Starlink," said Alan Bethke, Subaru of America vice president of marketing, in a statement.
Subaru owners can access Stitcher via their vehicle's dashboard display when connected to an iOS- or Android-based smartphone with the Subaru Starlink app installed.
Subaru said various Starlink updates, including Sirius XM Connected Vehicle services and AT&T 4G LTE will be featured in select 2016 Subaru models.
Edmunds says: Subaru owners with Starlink get a major boost in audio content and connectivity thanks to this new offering.