On-Street Parking Information is a smart connected technology that directs you to areas of a city where parking will be easiest.

Using the latest in machine learning and predictive analytics, On-Street Parking Information utilises several sources of real-time and historical data to provide the driver with an unrivalled view of the parking opportunities at their destination.

The system continually updates the in-car information with 'P' symbols appearing as other connected BMW vehicles move out of parking spaces in real time and clearly colour-codes the local roads based on the likelihood of parking being available.

Key points to note.

  • On Street Parking Information is currently available in: Bristol, Birmingham, London, Liverpool, Manchester, Sheffield, Edinburgh, Glasgow, Belfast with more cities being added continually.

  • Dark blue streets on the navigation screen indicates a high possibility of parking being available, whilst lighter blue an average chance of finding a roadside space.

Why would I buy this?

  • Few things are more stressful than arriving at your destination and being unable to find a parking space, particularly if you are in an unfamiliar city.

  • With new cities being rolled out coverage is improving all the time.

  • Real-time data drives this technology – effectively looking ahead for the driver.

What you will need.

  • Available with BMW Professional Navigation System (609) and the latest infotainment, navigation and multimedia systems.