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The sporty exterior and interior design of the BMW 1 Series.
Authority that is instantly recognisable: the design of the all-new BMW 1 Series leaves a powerful impression both inside and outside. Starting with the dynamic front with its large double kidney grille and broad front apron. Clearly defined contours run parallel to the flowing roof line through to the distinctive rear. The premium character of the BMW 1 Series continues into the interior. Here passengers can enjoy a generously proportioned and open atmosphere of well-being. The cockpit impresses with ergonomically optimised equipment features and its systematically implemented driver-orientation.
- Driver assistance
The safety package Driving Assistant includes the camera-based systems approach control warning and person warning with full city braking function, Speed Limit Assist incl. Speed Limit Info with No-overtaking indicator with preview and Lane Departure Warning. Additionally, the radar-based equipment includes Crossing traffic warning rear, Lane Change Warning and Rear collision warning.
Parking Assistant makes parking the vehicle easier. The Rear View camera provides a clearer view behind the vehicle. Active Park Distance Control offers increased protection against damage caused by parking. Parking Assistant parks the vehicle automatically, parallel or perpendicular to the street, and leaves parallel parking spaces. The Reversing Assistant supports you when reversing, e.g. in narrow lanes.
BMW Gesture Control.
With BMW Gesture Control, certain functions can be operated by means of defined hand movements. For selected operations the system will for example recognise gestures such as 'swiping' or 'pointing' for accepting or rejecting an incoming call. Volume can be adjusted by circular motions of the index finger.
BMW Head-Up Display.
The large, full-colour BMW Head-Up Display projects information relevant to the journey directly into the driver's field of vision, thereby allowing them to fully concentrate on driving. Information such as the current speed, navigation directions, Speed Limit Info including no-overtaking indicator, along with telephone and entertainment lists are displayed, depending on the equipment.
BMW Live Cockpit Professional.
The BMW Live Cockpit Professional with navigation function includes two high-quality displays consisting of a high-resolution 10.25" Control Display that can be operated by touch and a fully digital 10.25" instrument display. The BMW Operating System 7.0 can also be operated via the iDrive Touch Controller.
BMW Intelligent Personal Assistant.
‘Hey, BMW. Who are you?’ Wouldn’t it be incredible if your BMW also came with a personal assistant? Communicate with your vehicle using the BMW Intelligent Personal Assistant. It knows you, gets better every day and helps out whatever the situation. You can assign your own personal activation word. It can explain everything about your car and helps you to get to know your BMW even better.
Why take your key with you if you have your Android smartphone with you? The Digital Key or Key Card allows you to lock and unlock your BMW and even start the engine without needing a physical key. It can be downloaded to your Android smartphone* using the BMW Connected app and shared with family and friends. * Function is only available with selected Samsung models.
Remote Software Upgrade.
Do you want your BMW to be up to date with the latest software? With Remote Software Upgrade, your BMW will always be up to date – without having to visit your BMW service partner. Upgrades are installed over-the-air, just as they are for your smartphone. In this way, other functions in your vehicle can also be activated.
Did I lock my car doors? Where exactly is it parked? Remote Services allows you to access your vehicle from a distance using the BMW Connected app. Flash your headlights, activate the climate control function inside your vehicle or lock your BMW from anywhere using your smartphone.
Telephony with wireless charging.
Telephony with wireless charging incorporates a wireless charging dock and a second microphone for a better hands-free voice quality for you and your front passenger. A roof aerial connection improves mobile reception. Two mobile telephones and an audio player can be connected simultaneously via Bluetooth. Also included is the technical capacity for a WiFi hotspot.
Take part in video conference calls on your tablet or stream the final episode of your favourite series on your smartphone. The Wi-Fi Hotspot is a way to go online with LTE speed (if available) using the SIM card installed in your vehicle. You and your fellow passengers can surf the Web on up to ten devices.
Preparation for Apple CarPlay®.
Why go without the features of your iPhone in your BMW when you can continue operating it as usual? The preparation for Apple CarPlay® gives you remote access to telephony as well as apps like iMessage, WhatsApp, TuneIn, Spotify and Apple Music. You can also use the voice button on the steering wheel to access Siri, Apple’s voice assistant.