We’ve just about reached that Jetsons utopia where all of our gadgets will be up and running by the time we roll out of our moon beds, but until that day, the new My BMW Remote app is about as close to a technological spa pampering for car owners as you can find. Available for Apple iOS devices, this breakthrough app will allow many BMW customers to access remote features for their vehicle using their mobile device and the power of BMW Assist.
Here’s a rundown of some of the app’s functions from BMW Blog:
Vehicle Position – If the vehicle’s ignition is off, and it is located within 0.6 miles (1km) of the mobile device, the current vehicle location can be displayed on a map in the mobile device:
Google Local Search – Search for local businesses, restaurants, and more on the mobile device and send the details to the vehicle:
Remote Locking & Unlocking – Customers can remotely lock or unlock their vehicles, providing peace of mind if they are unsure whether they locked the vehicle in the parking lot or if they have accidently locked keys in the vehicle :
Remote Horn – send a remote command to sound the horn of your BMW to help locate the vehicle:
Remote Headlights – remote control of configurable exterior light functions to help locate the vehicle:
Got more questions? Stop by Princeton BMW and we’ll help you get set up. To infinity and beyond!