It will be replaced by the “Driving Mode” in the Google Assistant.
In the new version of the Android Auto application (v4.6), lines of code were found that clearly indicate that Android Auto will only work when connected to a car, and Google Assistant will become the driver’s assistant on the smartphone.
Meet your new driving Assistant
On phones, Android Auto is upgrading to the Google Assistant’s driving mode. Try it now.
Driving mode on the Google Assistant will replace Android Auto for phones after% s. Try driving mode now.
Try Driving Mode
”Android Auto is now only available for car screens. On your phone, try the Google Assistant’s driving mode instead. ”
Based on these lines, it becomes obvious that the application will offer users to try Assistant Driving Mode, because Android Auto will be available only for car multimedia systems.
Let me remind you, Driving Mode will look like this: