This week, Google Assistant’s driving mode on Android phones received a new dashboard with the key phrase “Hey Google, let’s go”. This new mode will provide “easy-to-view maps” for ease of use while driving while simultaneously using music services Amazon Music, Spotify, Pandora, YouTube Music, Podcast Addict, JioSaavn, Audible, iHeartRadio, SoundCloud and more.
Driving mode, as mentioned above, will be available for Android smartphones of all kinds in the next few weeks in English, German, Spanish, French and Italian.
Android Auto service on car displays will also get better in the near future. Google announced that “over 100 million Android Auto compatible vehicles” will receive new features. Google Assistant will soon be sending out recommendations for podcasts, music, and news. You will also be able to automatically specify which app to launch when Android Auto starts.
Google also said that millions of cars will have Google services built into their infotainment systems in the coming years: “So you can use Google Maps and Google Assistant to turn on the air conditioner, download your favorite apps to Google Play, and more, even without a smartphone. “.
Google’s new in-car features will soon be “available on top brands,” including Ford, General Motors, Honda, Renault, Polestar, Volvo and more.