News: BMW Announces DAB+ Tuner in Selected Vehicles
- Wednesday 27th April, 2011
BMW Australia recently announced that it would be the first manufacturer in Australia to offer DAB+ as an option, with availability on 5 Series and 7 Series from May, and the new 6 Series upon launch.
DAB+, available in capital cities Sydney, Melbourne, Adelaide, Brisbane and Perth, offers listeners the ability to tune into all existing commercial, ABC and SBS stations in digital quality plus a wide range of new digital only stations with crystal-clear digital audio quality. DAB+ will allow drivers to view additional information such as track and artist details whilst the music is playing; news headlines; weather information and more.
BMW Group Managing Director Phil Horton said BMW has built its reputation in Australia being the pioneer of exciting new infotainment technologies. “BMW ConnectedDrive showcases BMW’s philosophy for enriching driving experience with the most cutting edge in-car technologies available today.”
The option will cost $750 on all 7 Series, and $900 on 5 Series Touring and Sedan.