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BMW introduces a New Voice Activation System

News | June 8th, 2009 by Horatiu Boeriu

Starting in September 2009, BMW is presenting a truly innovative, cutting-edge technology for voice control in the automobile allowing even more reliable and convenient operation …

BMW engineers gave the background of their iDrive philosophy

Interesting | April 7th, 2009 by Horatiu Boeriu

The new iDrive system  has come a long way from the previous generation and the overall user experience and usability have improve tremendously. But as …

2010 order guides for 5 and 6 series

2010 BMW 5 Series: New iDrive now available to order

5-series | January 29th, 2009 by Horatiu Boeriu

BMW North America has released yesterday a new bulletin to the dealerships announcing the MY2010 5 and 6 Series. As we mentioned a few months …

BMW X5 and X6 to get the new iDrive System in September

BMW X5 | January 6th, 2009 by Horatiu Boeriu

In the past months I have received a lot of email regarding the new iDrive system and which BMW vehicles will have it implemented in …

Did you know the 2009 BMW 7 Series will get an electronic owner’s manual?

7-series | December 1st, 2008 by Horatiu Boeriu

While I was attending the L.A Auto Show two weeks ago, there were many things that I learned about the new BMW 7 Series. Some …


iDrive 2.0 in a prototype cockpit

Rumors | November 2nd, 2008 by Horatiu Boeriu

First of all, let me just say that I had a hard time coming up with a title for this post. For the past few …

Video: New iDrive capable of video playback

Videos | October 28th, 2008 by Horatiu Boeriu

The folks at Bimmerfile, got their hands on an Youtube video showing the new iDrive playing DVD movies. The video playback has been restricted on …

Review of a New York Times iDrive review

Interesting | October 26th, 2008 by Horatiu Boeriu

I know the title sounds confusing, but stay with me, it will all make sense shortly. Our friend Jonathan Spira went the extra mile again …

Official statement on the BMW 5 and 6 Series

News | September 29th, 2008 by Horatiu Boeriu

BMW has just released onto the web an official statement regarding the BMW 5 and 6 Series iDrive. Even though we already established that the …

Exclusive: First 2009 BMW 5 Series sporting the new iDrive

5-series | September 18th, 2008 by Horatiu Boeriu

Updated: Close up photo Updated 2: Jimmy gave us some bad news, the US spec 5 Series has the new iDrive controller, but it does …