Engineering iDrive


With so much at your fingertips, you may never want to get out of the car.

Whether it's across town or across the country, your favorite drive will be even better with BMW iDrive, an innovative system linking your vehicle's Communications, Navigation and Entertainment functions. Make calls, listen to music, plot routes and find places to stop along the way – all with just one Controller. The new, more intuitive iDrive responds to your every need, even communicating with the On-Board Diagnostics computer to provide clear, detailed service information to drivers and technicians on its easy-to-view screen. The completely redesigned iDrive Controller features a single toggle switch and seven keys conveniently located in the central console. Plus, iDrive is so simple to use, you won't have to take your eyes off the road.
iDrive Overview
Find out the many benefits of owning an iDrive system
iDrive Demonstration
Discover iDrive for yourself and test drive its many features
Get answers to your most frequently asked questions
Please note that the iDrive demos represented on this website may not be 100% representative of the actual user experience of functionality of the iDrive system.