|By Melih Oztalay||
|November 13, 2012 09:07 AM EST||
BMW Connected Drive delivers peace of mind and convenience in the ultimate dynamic driving experience. To accomplish this, BMW Connected Drive, available in new BMW models, offers Phoenix drivers the best in BMW safety technology, mobile connectivity, and entertainment and apps.
BMW Safety Features
BMW Connected Drive includes advanced safety features like automatic highbeams that spontaneously dim when oncoming traffic approaches. Available blind spot protection helps drivers detect others on the road even when they are hard to see. Warning signs blink on the affected side mirror and the steering wheel vibrates to alert the driver. Moreover, BMW Active Cruise Control uses radar technology to monitor the distance between you and the vehicles ahead and automatically reduces your speed to keep you safe. Also, a back-up camera is conveniently located on the rear end of the vehicle to guide drivers into tight spaces with interactive lines showing steering angles.
Important information is poised in the driver’s direct field of vision so you can keep your eyes on the road and stay informed about driving speed, lane changes, etc. With these unique safety features, BMW helps drivers stay safe on the road and out of trouble. In the event of an emergency, BMW delivers Advanced Emergency Call with automatic collision reports, roadside assistance, and emergency request.
Mobile Technology for the Road
BMW gives drivers and passengers safe, convenient hands-free access to make calls with their mobile device as advanced speech recognition technology pairs with Bluetooth phone connectivity. Innovative text-to-speech technology is also available. Moreover, for those times when you forget your phone or the battery dies, four complimentary calls are available each year through the Concierge service button.
With BMW Connected drive, Arizona BMW owners have the option of listening to HD radio, Sirius XM, MOG®, or Pandora®. Connections for an iPod, iPhone, or other MP3 player grant drivers the ability to navigate and listen to their own playlists on a personal electronic device.
In addition to Pandora® and MOG®, BMW offers other useful apps to stay connected on or off the road. This includes the BMW Connected app which allows drivers to access Connected Drive features from their phone. By linking with a phone, Connected Drive lets owners access music and calendar features through the phone and even lets drivers save destination and navigation information from iDrive to their phones. There is even an app that uses text-to-speech functions to read Facebook and Twitter updates out loud.
In addition to these many features, BMW Connected Drive also offers remote lock and unlock; personalized driver memory settings for everything from seat position to entertainment settings; and pertinent driving information including navigation assistance, news, weather, and real-time traffic conditions.
Preview BMW Connected Drive in Scottsdale, Arizona
Phoenix drivers can learn more about the many unique features of BMW Connected Drive at BMW North Scottsdale. Experience the benefits yourself on a test drive of the latest BMW 3 Series, 5 Series, or popular BMW Q5.
BMW North Scottsdale is the premier BMW dealership of Arizona. It offers a wide selection of both new and certified pre-owned BMW vehicles. BMW North Scottsdale is also a member of the Penske Automotive team and prides itself in offering the best customer service to make
car buying fun and memorable and to offer the best in maintenance and repair services.
BMW North Scottsdale is located off N. Scottsdale Road in Phoenix, Arizona and welcomes Phoenix BMW fans in to learn more about their favorite new or used BMW models.
BMW North Scottsdale
18018 North Scottsdale Road
Phoenix, AZ 85054
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