BMW Assist puts you in control of your trave plans. Up-to-date traffic information, congestion reports and alternative route suggestions can be called up at the press of a button, plus information about hotels, restaurants and other useful addresses. These can be entered directly in the navigation system. Its automatic emergency call feature and breakdown assistance request, including vehicle location data, enhances your safety.
BMW Online is an internet-based feature, offering individually-tailored information services including news and business updates. Access useful travel information directly from your BMW: from the locations of available parking spaces to the address of the nearest cinema or chemist. With its address book feature and e-mail function, BMW Online transforms your BMW into a mobile office.
A navigation system that's integrated into the radio interface (BMW Business radio excl. CD player). It features a monochrome display and includes route planning. Directions are given in the form of voice instructions and arrows on the display.
The optional Professional navigation system is an exclusive entertainment and communication package. It includes the BMW Business radio with CD or MD player (optional), a 16:9 display with optional TV function and dynamic route planning to guide you swiftly to your destination. An optional Bluetooth mobile phone interface can also be added, enabling you to access external services such as BMW telematics.
The optional Bluetooth interface provides a wireless connection between the vehicle and Bluetooth-compatible mobile phones. The phones are operated via the hands-free kit, the multifunction steering wheel or via voice control, depending on the specifications of the individual vehicle. Your local BMW dealer will be happy to inform you about which mobile phone devices (and software versions) are compatible with the optional Bluetooth interface.
Putting current traffic and tourist information at your fingertips: digital road maps for BMW navigation systems are available on CD or DVD and are updated twice yearly. With up-to-date map material, you will always find the best route to your destination.
Whether you're looking for the shortest route, scenic roads, how to avoid traffic jams, a parking space or even restaurant tips, BMW digital road maps have the answers, letting you know as much about your new destination as you do about your home town.