Fun & Likeable
It should "just works." We want to create something we'd want to use ourselves and be proud of.
Easy but Powerful
Can I trust it to work?
It is alpha-level software, so no. It's not an official or even related to or certified by Google or Android. It's totally a hobby. But we hope you give it a try and have fun with it when it's safe to do so.
If you're a developer who is able to compile software on Linux, there is even a greater chance of you being able to get a RPi to work even when Crankshaft doesn't work, by following OpenAuto's instructions.
Check out a similar kickass Free software project: Headunit Desktop - comprehensive car PC software.
Plug: Do you know someone who is looking for a passionate software engineer?
Feel free to let Huan know. He is looking for a job soon (doesn't matter where in the world).