Image: Jaguar Land Rover now equipped with Alexa Source: Supplied

Australian Jaguar Land Rovers Now Equipped With Amazon Alexa

Luxury automotive manufacturer, Jaguar Land Rover has revealed it’s plan to introduce Amazon Alexa to it’s range of Jaguar and Land Rover models.

Giving Jaguar drivers the ability to control everything from navigation to music and even their smart at-home devices through the hands-free voice approach that Amazon Alexa offers, enabling a safer and more seamless driving experience.

The roll-out will be available to all vehicles that are equipped with the Pivi Pro infotainment system, including vehicles that you may already own.

This means that Amazon Alexa will be made available to more than 1,300 existing owners of compatible Jaguar models and 6,100 existing owners of Land Rover models.

If you’re one of the lucky few then know that the process is incredibly simple. Alexa will be integrated into the into the Pivi Pro system via a software-over-the-air update, meaning that there’s no need to visit a retailer in person.

Jaguar owners will simply have to scan a QR code of the Pivi Pro touchscreen and follow a few simple steps to get set up.

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Christian Mentz, Head of Alexa Automotive International explains:

Customers around the world interact with Alexa billions of times each week, making life easier, more productive, and more fun. We’re excited to deliver that same delightful, convenient experience to Jaguar and Land Rover customers – and because Alexa is always getting smarter, new features and capabilities will be added over time and delivered to their vehicles automatically.

This way, drivers can simply ask Alexa to “navigate me home” or “check the weather,” without taking their eyes off the road or hands off the wheel.

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