Originally Posted by jwickers
You seem confused, MirrorLink is supposed to be the connectivity standard, and it is not about running a phone OS in the car.
A connectivity standard for what? For connecting your phone to your in-car touch screen. Thus, controlling your phone (and OS) through the touchscreen in your car.
The Car Connectivity Consortium (CCC) is dedicated to developing global standards for smartphone in-car connectivity. Since its inception in February 28, 2011 the CCC has grown to 58 members. These members are among the world’s leading automotive, mobile communications, and consumer electronics industry companies representing over 70% of the worldwide market share in vehicles and over 60% of the worldwide market share in smartphones.