Android Auto head units are typically expensive and only shipped with newer cars (as the technology is still fairly new). A developer has decided to tackle the problem with a Rasberry Pi, touchscreen, and a Linux OS.
Now that Google Assistant is coming to Android Auto there will be a wider range of functions which users will be able to access through voice commands. With the new integration of Google Assistant, we will be able to access more in-depth functions.
Sony announced a new in-car head unit at CES that comes with Android Auto integration. The head unit has a beautiful name, it is called the XAV-AX5000, a name worthy of my first born. It has a great look coming in with a flush 6.95” touch display.