If you’re a lover of Apple Music and planning to buy a new car in the near future then this news will definitely be going to make your smile. Apple has entered into a strategic partnership with two big automakers Fiat Chrysler Automobiles (FCA) and Volkswagen to offer a free six months of Apple Music trial to their customers.
This key tie-up comes in the time when Spotify announced to go public. Fiat Chrysler in the U.S. will offer its new customers free Apple Music trial for up to six months. The offer comes with the purchase of any new Chrysler, Dodge, FIAT, Jeep or Ram vehicle with standard CarPlay support.
“FCA customers will be able to enjoy Apple Music’s catalogue of 45 million songs and listen with premium BeatsAudio sound, giving drivers the ultimate road trip playlist. With CarPlay, FCA customers can make calls, send and receive messages, play audiobooks and podcasts, get directions optimized for traffic conditions and more,” Fiat Chrysler Automobiles said in a statement.
The program is only for 1 year, starting from 05/01/2018 till 04/30/2019.
Apple and Volkswagen partnership is for Europe. The conditions are same, a new customer buys any new VW with CarPlay will get six months of Apple Music for free, but existing subscriber will only get 3 months.