BMW ConnectedDrive Driver Assistance systems in the BMW X1.

These assistants are professionals: A wide range of Driver Assistance systems are there to support you in the BMW X1. They guarantee the maximum possible safety and comfort at all times. You can therefore concentrate on what is important – carefree driving pleasure.

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Navigation Plus including the BMW Head-Up Display brings together several useful components: a navigation system with built-in 8.8'' LCD colour display, radio, MP3 player, RDS double tuner and an instrument cluster with high-resolution 5.7'' TFT display. The full-colour BMW Head-Up Display projects relevant driving information directly into the driver's line of vision, allowing him or her to fully concentrate on driving.

  • iDrive Touch Controller

    The iDrive Touch Controller (part of navigation system Professional) enables intuitive and convenient operation of the iDrive system. The touchpad integrated into the Controller enables the user to easily enter destinations into the navigation system by writing them by hand. The entry appears in the Control Display.


The 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. The display includes information such as the current speed and navigation directions. 


Park Distance Control (PDC) at the rear makes it easier to reverse and park the car in tight spaces. The proximity of obstacles behind the vehicle is indicated acoustically with a warning signal, as well as visually in the Control Display.



The equipment feature Apps is a platform that enables the convenient use of selected smartphone apps in BMW vehicles. BMW also develops its own apps, such as BMW Connected and M Laptimer, that can also be used safely inside the car. Simply attach a compatible smartphone to vehicle with the snap-in adapter if one is available, or a USB cable. All of the app's functions can then be conveniently operated via the iDrive Controller. The selection of apps available for use in the car is constantly expanding thanks to close partnerships between BMW and a variety of different suppliers. For further information see