VW Joins OnStar Family; Plans to Offer Telematics in 2003

Background
Base pack­ages range from $16.95 to $69.95/month
OnStar is GM’s telem­at­ics sub­sidiary that pro­vides route guid­ance, emer­gency noti­fi­ca­tion & concierge ser­vices through a phone embed­ded in the vehi­cle
Gen­er­al Motors, Audi, Acu­ra, Lexus & Saab include those to offer the OnStar sys­tem