The concept

The iDrive combines the functions of a multitude of switches. Thus, these functions can be operated from a central location.

To avoid becoming distracted and posing Using the iDrive during a trip
To avoid becoming distracted and posing an unnecessary hazard to your vehicle's occupants and to other road users, never attempt to use the controls or enter information unless traffic and road conditions allow this.◀

    See also:

    Integrated universal remotecontrol
    The concept The integrated universal remote control can operate up to 3 functions of remote-controlled systems such as garage door drives or lighting systems. The integrated universal remote con ...

    2011 BMW 750 Review by David Thomas
    As the 2010 7 Series ebbs into the 2011 with few changes, I spent some time driving the 750Li xDrive. That's BMW's long-wheelbase, all-wheel-drive version of its flagship sedan. While I was impr ...

    Deactivating the system
    ▷ When driving, press the lever up or down twice. ▷ When stationary, do the same while depressing the brake pedal. ▷ Switch off the ignition. The displays go out, and the stor ...