Munich. BMW Connected links a owner’s automobile with
their digital lifestyle. The record is seamlessly integrated and
in-tune with a particular needs and context of any user. An update
in Q4 2017 will deliver a series of additional services designed to
support BMW drivers in their bland digital lives, with a particular
concentration on enhancements for BMW i vehicles. The latest digital services
and new facilities will be presented during a IAA Cars 2017 uncover in
Frankfurt on 14 – 24 September.
l services for BMW i drivers.
The services grown privately for BMW i are tailored to the
final and mandate of electric mobility. For example, the
driver’s electric automobile is integrated seamlessly into their day-to-day
digital life. BMW Connected already offers a quick overview of all
applicable automobile information (including operation and accessible charge), which
can be called adult regulating several touchpoints, such as smartphones and
smartwatches. And soon, in serve to a existent capabilities of
requesting outing and doorway standing information around Alexa or controlling
a automobile around Remote Services, all automobile information will also be
shown within BMW Connected. With one click a user gets minute door
and window standing information. With this feature, users will be able
to determine that any doorway and window is secure or know accurately which
needs to be sealed or closed.
Another newly integrated underline of BMW Connected is a BMW
Charging Service, that allows vehicles to be charged
regulating eco-friendly appetite and during minimised cost. The
BMW Digital Charging Service is integrated into a appetite marketplace and,
when it comes to charging a car, automatically searches for a most
cost-efficient and renewable charging times. The owners also has the
choice of seamlessly incorporating cost-free, self-generated solar
appetite into a charging process. Here, a complement always ensures the
automobile is entirely charged by a preferred depart time.
Focus on personalisation.
In only 12 months, BMW Connected – finish with a increasingly
modernized in-car formation and operation of new services – was launched
in 29 markets, where it is now redefining a mobility knowledge both
inside and outward BMW cars with good success. By Jun 2017, the
series of BMW Connected users worldwide had already upheld a one
The new recover of BMW Connected will also deliver several
enhancements to a personal outing formulation knowledge that allows
even some-more personalization. With a BMW ID users can set adult their own
portable, digital patron profile, where all of their preferred
settings and services are stored and – interjection to the
Open Mobility Cloud – can be eliminated to other BMW vehicles. So, if
business change cars in a future, they can still entrance all their
personal services and pre-set functions regulating their BMW ID. The focus
is therefore not on a specific car, though on a driver.
One instance of this concentration on personalisation has been a learned
end capability within BMW Connected, whereby a service
automatically learns a user’s Home and Work locations, as good as
a user’s travelling patterns. With a new version, these
capabilities for bargain a customer’s daily mobility
mandate will be expanded. For example, a customer’s most
frequently visited fuel hire brands will be schooled and
automatically prioritized in destiny fuel searches.
BMW Connected provides any BMW motorist with superb support
by a personalised Aftersales Services.
Customers see a sign of arriving upkeep and repair
appointments and, in certain markets like a UK and USA, can schedule
use appointments directly around a app.
Additionally, a tie to BMW Financial Services
has been integrated giving drivers quick entrance to applicable information
like agreement or remuneration sum of their BMW as good as
Self-Services. In a initial step this use will be implemented for
users in France and UK, serve markets will follow.
The redesign of a BMW ConnectedDrive Store also serves a mission
of motorist focus. The new Store offers a full operation of digital
services and BMW ConnectedDrive services– e.g. Online Entertainment,
Real Time Traffic Information, remote services – and allows users to
entrance them anytime, anywhere online. Available to business in 24
countries given Jun 2017, a new Store (www.bmw-connecteddrive.com)
creates it easier to expel an eye over a personal services and to
entrance new services.