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    GM Doubles Super Cruise Road Network

    Each week, our veteran radio news journalist, Laura Reynolds, brings interviews with top auto industry execs to CarProUSA. You can hear her latest Auto News shorts right here. In a hurry? Then you'll love these 1-2 minute interview segments.

    Segment Transcript

    I’m Laura Reynolds with CarPro.com.  GM Super Cruise Assistant Chief Engineer Jeff Miller says GM is doubling the Super Cruise road network to more than 400,000 miles. Miller: "Thankfully you won't need a hardware upgrade but there are software updates and there's obviously a map update. So this LIDAR based map was one of our key advanced technologies that went into Super Cruise. And this map is stored in the vehicle so for these new '23 vehicles, including the Tahoe, the Suburban, the Escalade and Yukon, we started building those with the correct software and map so that these customers can start utilizing these roads immediately and these vehicles should start hitting dealership lots here in November. For prior built vehicles,  as long as you're on the ... so again starting back with model year '21, Escalades and the '22s as well including the electric Hummer, you'll be able to access these additional roads. You will need a software update which will come over the air." For more information on these and other vehicles, check out CarPro.com. With Today’s Auto News, I’m Laura Reynolds.   

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