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    Official: BMW adds iDrive Touch and 3D maps to latest generation infotainment system [w/video]

    BMW claims to have been the first carmaker to offer an in-dash navigation system all the way back in 1994 on its 7 Series. It was also arguably the first automaker to experience the backlash that comes with poor user interface design when it introduced the iDrive system in 2001. Nav systems today ...

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    Official: Yelp comes to BMW ConnectedDrive

    In-car point-of-interest and Google searches are all well and good, but it's hard to decipher what restaurants, bars and other local businesses are worth your hard-earned bucks while you're on the go. Yelp for BMW ConnectedDrive solves that problem. Whatever your view of Yelp is (and there are ...

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    BMW Online gets updated interface for 2009 and later models

    BMW owners with 2009 or later models equipped with BMW Online will begin receiving an update to the service that overhauls the UI and streamlines some of the functionality of the ConnectedDrive system. Since its introduction, BMW Search has expanded to include everything from recent news ...

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    Official: MOG coming to BMW ConnectedDrive

    MOG's on-demand streaming music service is set to come to BMW later this year, allowing drivers to enjoy high-quality 320kbps music through their ConnectedDrive-equipped vehicle. As previously reported, the unlimited music streaming service, which originally debuted on Mini Connected earlier this ...

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    Video: BMW shows you how to steal jewelry in 10 steps

    What's the best way for BMW to highlight its ConnectedDrive system? Thievery, of course. BMW's latest online spot features the ConnectedDrive Vision roadster from this year's Geneva Motor Show and details how the system's connected functionality can help out in your next jewelry heist. It's ...

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    BMW brings real-time traffic to your desktop

    Owners hooked up with BMW ConnectedDrive now have the ability to access real-time traffic information from any internet connected device through the system's recently launched web portal. The traffic information – provided by connected taxis and fleet vehicles – is much more accurate ...

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    Video: Exclusive hands-on with BMW Apps, new ConnectedDrive

    BMW has big plans for this week's New York Auto Show, including the debut of the 2012 6 Series Coupe, lease pricing for the all-electric ActiveE and the first application of its new TwinPower turbocharged four-cylinder in the U.S. But that's not all. BMW gave us an early preview of the next ...

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    Geneva 2011: BMW Vision ConnectedDrive Concept focuses on connectivity [w/video]

    BMW Vision ConnectedDrive Concept - Click above for high-res image gallery
    BMW has pulled the wraps off of its latest concept vehicle, which is in part a research tool for the automaker as it looks towards the future of mobile networking. The BMW Vision ConnectedDrive Concept is a two-passenger ...

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    BMW X6 to get five-seat option among other changes

    BMW X6 now available with room for five – Click above for high-res image gallery
    Have you always wanted to drive a BMW X6, but felt that leaving one of your four friends waiting on the curb was a drawback? Tell that friend to buck up and head over to your local BMW dealer, because the X6 ...

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    BMW introducing iPad docks for back seats, iPhone 4 integration

    BMW ConnectedDrive – Click above for high-res image gallery
    Good news, Apple fans. BMW has turned up the level of smart phone integration in its vehicles in a big way. The company will be showing off its new ConnectedDrive system at the 2010 Paris Motor Show. The swank tech not only boasts ...

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    Video: BMW's iDrive gets improved iPod functionality

    BMW's iDrive features for the iPod – Click above to watch video after the jump
    One of the next steps to evolve BMW's iDrive into Connected Drive is increasing the communication the car has with peripherals. In this case, work is nearly complete on you being able to control your iPod Touch ...

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    2009 BMW 3 Series unveiled

    Click above for 40 hi-res images of the freshened 3 seriesBMW has unveiled photos and details pertaining to the facelifted, Euro-spec 2009 3 Series sedan and wagon. We touched on the visual updates yesterday, but to recap, the car sports a revised front fascia, a new hood, restyled mirrors, and ...

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    BMW's in-car internet coming to U.S. later this year

    It looks like BMW will begin rolling out its in-car internet system to markets outside of Germany sooner than expected, according to Automotive News. ConnectedDrive offers unrestricted access to the Web through the EDGE network, one of the faster mobile connections on the planet, and while backseat ...

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    BMW gets in bed with Google Maps for MyInfo

    Promising to make automotive navigation systems "easier, faster, and more convenient to use," BMW is (finally) rolling out its Google-partnered "Myinfo" service in North America (Europeans received BMW's similar "ConnectedDrive" late last year). With a click of a mouse from the Google Maps web ...


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