Brian Kingston, president and CEO of the Canadian Vehicle Manufacturers’ Assn., says a key benefit to Canada is the country’s inclusion in EV-sourcing requirements written into the U.S. Inflation Reduction Act:
The UAW’s demands have been categorically panned by Wall Street analysts, who describe them as unrealistic and unaffordable. But they are not out of line with other major contract settlements across the economy.
The technology will integrate Google Cloud capabilities directly into vehicle computers. This enables the AI chatbot to function as a voice assistant so users can interact with their car in natural dialogue.