BMW’s 10 Partners for CarData Do Not Include Insurance Agencies, Yet

  • Natalie Mattila
  • June 9, 2017
DETROIT — BMW Group has not secured a single insurance partner for its new service, BMW CarData, which launched in Germany late last month, Christian Clauss, BMW’s ConnectedDrive project manager, said at TU-Automotive Detroit yesterday. Since launching on May 30, BMW CarData has secured 10 partners — none of which are insurance providers, despite the […]

BMW Speeds Carshare Access With App Upgrade

  • Larissa Padden
  • May 3, 2017
BMW North America LLC’s ReachNow mobility services program rolled out a “major software update” in April called ReachNow Fastlane, which reduced the company’s time between reservation and unlocking a car to less than 15 seconds — 4 times faster than before, Steve Banfield, the mobility service’s chief executive, told Mobility Buzz. The update “radically improved how […]