TomTom have struck a deal to have Homer Simpson as their voice for their GPS
Homer Simpson is the latest in celebrity voices that will literally tell you where to go as you’re driving along the highway.
GPS manufacturer TomTom as joined forces with Locutio Voice Technologies and Twentieth Century Fox Licensing & Merchandising (Fox L&M), to bring the original voice of Homer Simpson, Dan Castellaneta, to TomTom GPS devices for the first time.
With an insatiable appetite as his motivation, Homer adds his own special words of wisdom for TomTom users, such as, “Take the third right. We might find an ice cream truck! Mmm…ice cream.”
Homer Simpson is the latest character to join the growing line-up of voices available for use on devices made by TomTom.
“Celebrity voices are the most popular downloads that we offer our customers to enable them to personalise their driving experience,” says Chris Kearney, marketing manager, TomTom Australia and New Zealand. “With Homer Simpson’s voice helping them to navigate during their trip, TomTom users will not only travel safely and with less stress, but they will also be highly entertained along the way.”
Homer’s voice is available for download for $17.50.