Integration of Google’s Voice Assistant, Navigation and App Ecosystem to Launch in GM Infotainment Systems in 2021.
General Motors has announced plans to introduce new in-vehicle technologies that will make it easier for customers to bring their digital devices into future connected vehicles.
The company is working with Google to bring new options for a voice assistant, embedded navigation and in-vehicle applications to GM vehicles around the world, beginning in 2021.
“We are re-envisioning the future in-vehicle customer experience, and this is just the first step. The integration of select Google technology and services into our vehicle infotainment systems will foster a more connected and efficient driving experience,” said Santiago Chamorro, vice president for Global Connected Customer Experience, GM. “We will continue to offer our own unique infotainment features that only GM can deliver, such as service recommendations, vehicle health status, in-vehicle commerce and more, with the Google applications and services complementing our offerings.”