I've been in the market for a new car for three years. I've been waiting for perfection, price performance, and above all else, I've been waiting for Android Auto. Now, I have it, and it. Is. GLORIOUS.
One of the best places for intelligent hands-free assistants is the car, so Google added Assistant to Android Auto. At the same time, it released wireless Android Auto to make the whole thing seamless.
Using a few developer tools you can get the Android Auto experience on your desktop computer or laptop. Whether you're debugging Android Auto apps, or just fooling around, it's a great way to get a feel for how it all works.
Hyundai is making it even easier to get Android Auto on your compatible vehicle by posting the necessary files online for you to download. That's right, if you own one of the vehicles on the list, you can now download the update from Hyundai, put it on your car's SD card and install it yourself.
Google has now confirmed it will add about 100 2017 Chrysler Pacifica Hybrid minivans to its fleet of self-driving cars. The first of those vehicles will be on the streets in the U.S. by the end of the year.