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A portable radio vehicular interface apparatus and method. The apparatus includes a plural interface connector conformed to the shape and electrical interfaces of the portable radio. The apparatus includes a battery housing that is coupled to provide power to the portable radio through a single sheath cable connected to the plural interface connector. The cable also encases an antenna conductor that couples the plural interface connector to an antenna terminal on the battery housing. The apparatus also includes a vehicle interface coupled to charge the battery from a vehicle power system.