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ATEMIO PTEC Pilatus DAB+ digital radio with CD player
23.02.2017 - Germany - Germany
ATEMIO presents the Pilatus, it's first model with DAB+. The receiver also has an integrated CD player along with Spotify.
From Bayern Digital Radio:

JVC double-DIN multimedia receiver with DAB+
WorldDAB Members News - 23.02.2017 - JVCKENWOOD Corporation - Germany - Germany
JVC's new multimedia receiver KW-V235DBT has a DAB+ tuner and a Bluetooth module, which can automatically be connected to the users phone via "auto pairing"
From JVCKenwood:

New DAB+ models from DENVER
23.02.2017 - Germany - Germany
The Danish company DENVER is launching two new DAB+ radios onto the German market. The DAB-39 (black, gray or blue) has a 7.11 cm LCD display and the DAB-40 (black or gray) has a 6.10 cm color display for displaying the DAB + slideshow.
From Bayern Digital Radio:

WorldDAB Automotive event in Munich
23.02.2017 - Germany - Germany
Following the success of the WorldDAB Automotive Event 2016, the event returns this year in Munich. The event will bring together car manufacturers, their suppliers and broadcasters from all over Europe to Munich on 21 June 2017.
From La Lettre Pro:

Toyota Kluger, new car sales price
22.02.2017 - Australia - Australia
The mid-spec GXL also adds an 8.0-inch multimedia system with satellite navigation and DAB+ radio, as well as a powered tailgate with an independent glass hatch for loading smaller items.
From Cars Guide :

DR 65C Albrecht Audio
22.02.2017 - Germany - Germany
The new digital radio from Albrecht the DR 65 C is a perfect musical accompaniment for the home or on the road in many leisure activities, thanks to the fact it is portable and battery operated.
From Radio Wird Digital :

Dacia Logan range to expand with new Stepway model
22.02.2017 - United Kingdom - United Kingdom
As standard, the new car has sat-nav, air-conditioning, rear parking sensors, and a DAB radio, while the options include leather upholstery and a reverse parking camera.
From Auto Trader UK:

Latvia extends reach of its digital radio tests
22.02.2017 - Latvia - Latvia
Digital radio is on the move in Latvia, as the Latvian State Radio and Television Centre has announced that it is increasing the reception zone for its DAB+ trials. The transmission supplier originally placed the zone at 40 kilometers around Riga when the tests began in late 2016, but it has now been bumped up to 60 kilometers.
From Radio World:

After FM extinction in Nordland DAB criticism subsides
22.02.2017 - Norway - Norway
In a report to the Ministry of Culture NRK outlines that they experienced few problems with the first stage of the digital switchover in Nordland. Listening figures (PPM from Kantar TNS) show that niche digital channels experienced an upsurge in listeners immediately following the digital switchover
From Radio Assistant:

Test of 27 DAB radios
WorldDAB Members News - 22.02.2017 - Roberts Radio Limited - Norway - Norway
DAB radios come in many different varieties, with different specifications, price points and appearances. A roundup of some of the best on the market including Roberts, Geneva, Revo and Ruark.
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