Next week, when the 2022 Wagoneer and Grand Wagoneer will debut, they’ll be the first vehicles to integrate Amazon Fire TV for Auto.
The Fire TV for Auto system will connect with Uconnect to expand on Alexa technology in the vehicle and to give passengers access to Fire TV content. Passengers will be able to watch in high definition from the backseat and passenger seat. The system will come with a Fire TV for. Auto remote with Alexa built-in and a button to connect Fire TV and the Uconnect system for control over both entertainment and vehicle features.
“We reimagined Fire TV for the automobile with a purpose-built experience that delivers the best in entertainment, anywhere you go,” said Sandeep Gupta, Vice President and General Manager of Amazon Fire TV. “With Fire TV built in, customers can stream their favorite shows, see if they left the lights on at home with Alexa, and take advantage of unique controls through the Uconnect system.”
“The all-new 2022 model-year Wagoneer and Grand Wagoneer are designed and engineered to set a new standard for American premium in the large SUV segment,” said Christian Meunier, Jeep Brand Chief Executive Officer – Stellantis. “Launching Fire TV for Auto as an industry-first technology to the Wagoneer lineup illustrates one of the many ways we intend to deliver class-leading technology and connectivity to our customers.”
Jeep will introduce the 2022 Wagoneer and the 2022 Grand Wagoneer on March 11.