In 1977, BMW was the primary automobile producer on the planet to supply driver coaching and have become a pioneer within the discipline. 40 years later, the BMW and MINI Driving Experience supply a spread of coaching choices that permit contributors to develop their driving abilities on a person foundation. There are a number of coaching experiences to select from in present BMW vehicles, in addition to MINI autos and coaching for motorcyclists.
The BMW Custom-made Expertise additionally supplies the chance to browse all of the obtainable autos, coaching areas and coaching content material to place collectively a tailor-made, particular person occasion. As a part of the anniversary occasion on the BMW and MINI Driving Academy website in Maisach, journalists had the prospect to check BMW fashions from varied eras, supervised by skilled instructors, and get a really feel for the mobility of the previous, current and future.
“The BMW and MINI Driving Expertise has been serving to folks to expertise sheer driving pleasure with driver coaching for 40 years and types a direct hyperlink to the shopper,” says Frank van Meel, Chairman of the Board of Administration of BMW M GmbH. “There is no such thing as a higher option to get to know the driving habits of a BMW, BMW M or MINI automobile than with skilled coaching from the skilled instructors on the BMW and MINI Driving Expertise.”
“Anybody who has had the pleasure of taming the horsepower of one in all our BMW M fashions throughout drift or racetrack coaching programs is aware of precisely what I’m speaking about. The BMW and MINI Driving Expertise has an extended historical past and can be ideally set as much as meet the challenges of the long run. Subjects comparable to electromobility, modern help methods and autonomous driving ideas are all components of right this moment’s coaching content material. Trying ahead ensures that the BMW and MINI Driving Expertise will proceed to be essentially the most emotive product and model expertise throughout the BMW Group and retain its place as the worldwide competence middle for energetic driving experiences,” van Meel added.
Energetic in additional than 30 nations worldwide, the BMW and MINI Driving Expertise competence middle supplies round 50 totally different programs for BMW and MINI fashions, in addition to BMW motorbikes, below the steerage instructors. Greater than 25,000 folks took half in coaching programs throughout Germany in 2016, with greater than 100,000 collaborating around the globe.
Sooner or later, the emphasis will proceed to maneuver to know-how switch within the areas of drive methods, driving help methods and connectivity. E-mobility, interactivity and autonomous driving are enjoying an more and more essential function. The BMW and MINI Driving Expertise is creating new core competencies in these areas. The target: react to buyer necessities and supply them with the chance to develop primary driving abilities in a managed setting, with skilled instruction. It is usually essential to make know-how in trendy BMW and MINI vehicles simpler to know and expertise. BMW driver coaching will proceed to make a long-term contribution to driving security sooner or later.