BMW has been awarded with four prizes for BMW ConnectedDrive in the annual "Plus X Award" event. Category awards included Innovation, Design and Operating Comfort, as well as "Best Technology of the Year 2011" and an additional "Plus X Award" seal of quality.
To be considered for the honour, the most efficient, innovative and most sustainable products must have at least one additional feature to improve added value of the product, distinguishing it from competitors.
An 134-strong international industry-neutral jury of specialised journalists and market experts from 32 countries evaluate extraordinary design, innovative technologies as well as intelligent and straightforward operating concepts. Also taken into consideration are ergonomic and ecological product attributes, high-quality materials usage and processing.
BMW ConnectedDrive now includes a number of innovative functions which increase travelling comfort as well as a heightened infotainment experience. At the same time, optimising the safety of BMW vehicles. By networking intelligently with the environment, BMW ConnectedDrive provides the drive with access to vehicle-specific information according to the situation and whenever it is required.Published 16 May 2011